UGA urges farmers, agricultural workers to combat pepper weevils
Pepper weevils are such a threat to Georgia’s pepper crop that University of Georgia vegetable entomologist David Riley says Georgia farmers and agricultural workers should immediately kill any weevils found on fruit, equipment or clothes.
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences students to spend summer working at U.S. Capitol
Seven University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) students have embarked on the opportunity of a lifetime: serving as Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C.
UGA researchers travel Down Under to collect raspberry and peach seeds
University of Georgia horticulturists Rachel Itle and Dario Chavez recently travelled to Australia to collect seeds from wild raspberries and peaches to bring back to the UGA Griffin campus. As scientists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Itle and Chavez research Georgia-grown fruit.
Specialized courses necessary to meet demands of agricultural industryAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 12/23/2014
Plants need water, protection in the winter, too.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 11/20/2014
Scientists partner together for good of world's food supply.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/16/2014
Needed rains help crops but impede harvest.Author: Pam Knox Published 10/09/2014
Increasing resistance to fungicides makes scab disease a major concern for Georgia's pecan farmers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/09/2014
UGA Warnell School, CAES course helps Extension agents assist foresters and landowners.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/02/2014
Peanut production in United States approaches 5,000-7,000 pounds per acre.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/25/2014
UGA economist says cotton production is expected to increase by 46 percent this yearAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 09/11/2014
UGA Extension agronomist Scott Monfort estimates 40-50 percent of Georgia's peanut crop is non-irrigatedAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 09/10/2014
Dry conditions expand as Georgia records little rainfall in August.Author: Pam Knox Published 09/04/2014