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.
FDA's Nutrition Facts label upgrade should help Georgians make better food choices.Author: J. Calvin Powell Published 02/27/2014
Walk Georgia, The Coca-Cola Foundation partner, to get more Georgians physically active in 2014 and beyondAuthor: Kathryn Schiliro Published 02/25/2014
Four VISTA members are currently serving in southwest districtAuthor: Sarah Turner Published 02/12/2014
The secret to curbing obesity rates could be on the tips of our tongues.Author: Julianne Wyrick Published 02/11/2014
Come tally birds and help National Audubon Society project.Author: LAURA MCCLELLAN KENT Published 02/06/2014
UGA Extension's Fulton Fresh program reaches out to local super markets to help train informed consumers and improve access to fresh fruit and vegetablesAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 01/16/2014
Small, slow, steady changes will lead to a healthier financial life.Author: Michael Rupured Published 12/24/2013
Parents and children can motivate each other to live healthier lives.Author: Constance C. Crawley Published 12/24/2013
Resolve to test your home for radon this January.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/24/2013
Extension craft class helps senior ladies find fellowship, friendship.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 12/05/2013