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.
Monitoring pollen levels can help allergy sufferers plan outdoor activities.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 03/23/2016
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