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.
According to UGA research, seedling vigor in peanuts planted in May is strongest compared to mid-April and early June.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 05/15/2018
Georgia peanut growers can have better success if they don't plant continuously in the same field.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 04/25/2018
Georgia Ag Forecast meetings will continue next week with stops in Macon, Cartersville and Athens.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/01/2018
With new grant, UGA-based peanut lab continues work to fight hunger worldwide.Author: Allison Floyd Published 01/25/2018
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