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 Peanut Team will hold seminar to give producers a glimpse into the upcoming growing season.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/09/2018
Future peanuts promise improved nutrition and flavor, greater yields, less disease pressure.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 01/03/2018
One significant variable cost that has increased in recent years is land rent.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/02/2018
Georgia's peanut acreage is its largest in more than 20 years.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/25/2017
UGA researchers work to identify azole-resistant fungicide on the farm.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/31/2017
The Sunbelt Agricultural Expo, an annual event that celebrates agriculture, showcases research and facilitates agricultural education, concludes Thursday in Moultrie, Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/18/2017
This year's educational tour will be based in Albany, Georgia, between Sept. 19 and Sept. 21.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/14/2017
UGA CAES scientists will answer questions and provide updates on topics related to the cotton and peanut industries.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 08/28/2017
Georgia farmers acknowledge UGA Peanut Team for their sustained success.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/23/2017
Tour stops at UGA Griffin and Tifton campuses.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/10/2017