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.
Some students may complain about healthier school lunches, but studies show that they are making kids' healthier.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/07/2016
Pack school lunches with fruits, vegetables and sandwiches made with whole-wheat bread.Author: Susan L Moore Published 07/07/2016
UGA Extension partners with metro Atlanta counties to increase access to fresh foods.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/16/2016
UGA Extension offers home-canning safety advice through popular So Easy to Preserve book.Author: Elizabeth L. Andress Published 06/15/2016
UGA study finds diet high in polyunsaturated fats increases fat burning, decreases total cholesterol.Author: Cal Powell Published 06/02/2016
CAES' Abigail Borron uses the story of agriculture as starting point for conversations on hunger and food policy.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/28/2016
Military kids have a variety of summer camps to choose from in Georgia, Florida and Colorado.Author: Charlotte Castro Published 04/13/2016
Georgia homebuyers should test for radon as part of their home-inspection regimen.Author: Gabrielle Dean Published 04/07/2016
Sixth annual International Agriculture Day event on April 19 celebrates solutions to global food challengesAuthor: Denise Horton Published 03/29/2016
Monitoring pollen levels can help allergy sufferers plan outdoor activities.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 03/23/2016