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.
Findings allow scientists to study neural stem cells' behavior without harming them.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 03/21/2016
Community and school gardeners can reach out to their UGA Extension agent for local support.Author: Becky Griffin Published 03/10/2016
Grabbing a shovel or using a wheelbarrow may not be the easy route, but it's the active one.Author: Nathan Eason Published 03/01/2016
Thirty-three finalists will meet in Atlanta for the final round of Flavor of Georgia 2016.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/23/2016
Use frozen, fresh or canned fruit to make a healthy alternative to store-bought fruit snacks.Author: Elizabeth L. Andress Published 02/17/2016
Hunnicutt brings branch campus experience to college's Griffin campus.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/20/2016
University expert: No controversy in federal dietary guidelinesAuthor: Cal Powell Published 01/14/2016
The number of jobs in the food and fiber industry outweigh the number of ag graduates.Author: Jeffrey H. Dorfman Published 12/29/2015
Time-crunched snackers beware: sandwich cookies and crackers can harbor bacteria.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/23/2015
Cooking together and playing traditional board games are ways to entertain across generations.Author: Keishon Thomas Published 12/17/2015