Second food retail revolution incorporates tech while maintaining brick-and-mortar stores
A second food retail revolution, unlike the first, which was spearheaded by new entrants, is being led by existing industry leaders. For this reason, in addition to lessons learned from the many failures so far, the second-generation revolution is likely to succeed.
Georgia scientists help map the genetic code of peanuts
An international group of agricultural scientists, including University of Georgia and USDA scientists based in Georgia, have mapped the genetic code of the peanut. Results of the five-year research project give scientists around the world a map with which to unlock some of the genetic potential of the peanut plant.
Francis Fluharty to lead UGA Animal and Dairy Science Department
Francis Fluharty joins the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences as the new department head of the Department of Animal and Dairy Science. His career has been devoted to assisting food animal producers through research and educational programs aimed at improving animal health and growth. Fluharty has also worked to improve profitability, as food animal agriculture must be economically-sustainable for farm families.
Some frozen veggies are healthier than produce pulled from the back of the crisper drawer.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/03/2013
Follow UGA's food safety tips for the holiday season.Author: Savannah Colbert Published 11/21/2013
No need to pack on the pounds this holiday season.Author: J. Calvin Powell Published 11/20/2013
Organizers look for the state's best food products — from cheeses and chocolates to biscuits and barbecue sauces.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/14/2013
Dan Garcia is featured artist at this year's Art at the Rock.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 11/07/2013
UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences offers workshops for aspiring home business owners.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/07/2013
Grant keeps UGA driver, passenger safety training program funded.Author: Andrew Turnage Published 11/07/2013
Former Georgia 4-H leader recognized with national honor.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/22/2013
Teachers, parents gather to better serve autism spectrum disorder children.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/16/2013
Teachers can access Georgia Performance Standards-based lesson plans to help make the most of the school gardenAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 10/08/2013