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.
UGA researcher bridged practical nutrition information and cutting edge researchAuthor: Stephanie Schupska Published 05/27/2014
Walid Alali honored for his research on salmonella in the poultry industry.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/25/2014
UGA Extension's Walk Georgia, Coca-Cola Foundation, Association County Commissioners of Georgia and Local Government Risk Management Services, Inc. sponsor Wellness Walk at commissioners' annual conference.Author: Kathryn Schiliro Published 04/17/2014
UGA Extension important tool in educating public about car seat safetyAuthor: Clint Thompson, Sarah Turner Published 04/02/2014
See bugs, touch bugs, eat bugs at UGA insect event.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/20/2014
UGA's Hinkle has spent her career crossing the boundaries between urban and agricultural entomologyAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/20/2014
Track your physical activity using UGA Extension's free, online programAuthor: Kathryn Schiliro Published 03/13/2014
Gardeners encouraged to plant vegetable varieties resistant to common diseasesAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/12/2014
UGA Extension program educational for childrenAuthor: Sarah Turner Published 03/06/2014
Visit the Scott Site on Rock Eagle to learn about pioneer days.Author: LAURA MCCLELLAN KENT Published 03/03/2014