Time to inspect your irrigation systems
To avoid disaster due to subfreezing winter temperatures, leaky pipes and uninvited rodents, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter recommends that Georgia growers inspect their irrigation systems before planting their crops this spring.
CAES names Robert Stougaard new assistant dean of research
Beginning March 1, Robert N. Stougaard will be the assistant dean of research for the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. He will be responsible for the overall supervision of the college’s seven research centers and farms and three major agricultural experiment stations located across the state.
State's top food products make final round of University of Georgia's 2018 Flavor of Georgia contest
Judges selected 33 products to compete in the final round of the University of Georgia’s 2018 Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest in Atlanta set for March 20. The contest is the state’s premier proving ground for small, upstart food companies as well as time-tested products. This year’s finalists represent all corners of the state and the best of Georgia’s diverse culinary heritage.
Ground beef must be cooked to an internal temperature of at least 160 F to be deemed safe.Author: Alexander Stelzleni Published 09/19/2017
Prepare for possible emergencies by gathering essential supplies now.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/05/2016
State's largest youth development organization is in the spotlight Oct. 2-8.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/29/2016
High school students learn about college and high-tech science with UGA students.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/28/2016
Tiny aluminum pieces amount to big donation to charity from Georgia 4-H members.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/06/2016
Be aware of your surroundings when playing "Pokemon Go," UGA experts say.Author: Keishon Thomas Published 08/31/2016
Follow these steps to take the (mosquito) bite out of late summer evenings.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 08/10/2016
Gluten-free, fat-free and low-carb foods aren't free of calories.Author: Ali Berg, Jordan Lord Published 08/01/2016
UGA Extension trains teachers on how to plant, maintain and use school gardens.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 07/12/2016
Bento box lunches are gaining in popularity with kids and parents; here's how to pack a healthy one.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/07/2016