New stem-cell-based stroke treatment repairs damaged brain tissue
A team of researchers at the University of Georgia’s Regenerative Bioscience Center and ArunA Biomedical, a UGA startup company, have developed a new treatment for stroke that reduces brain damage and accelerates the brain’s natural healing tendencies in animal models.
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences researchers help to sequence rice genome
Rice has been a staple food crop around the world for millennia, but little was known about the wild origins of the world’s most widely produced crop until the recent mapping of the genomes of 13 ancestral rice species. Scott Jackson, director of the University of Georgia Center for Applied Genetic Technologies (CAGT) in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, helped to map these genomes as part of The International Oryza Map Alignment Project.
UGA Extension economists provide updates on commodities for upcoming year
Commodity updates for high-value row crops like peanuts and cotton highlight this year’s Georgia Ag Forecast meetings, which are currently being held statewide.
Grimes a leader in agricultural communityAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/18/2014
Wesley Porter's time divided between Georgia, AlabamaAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/25/2014
Direct payments eliminated in this year's farm billAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/06/2014
Annual conference to be held at UGA Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research CenterAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/06/2014
Annual conference to be held at UGA Vidalia Onion and Vegetable Research CenterAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/05/2014
Georgia-06G variety big reason peanut yields were highAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/04/2014
Precision Ag workshop to be held on Feb. 25 at Tifton Campus Conference Center.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/31/2014
Beef producers, dairymen will fare well this year.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/30/2014
UGA plant pathologists stress to peanut farmers to be wary of white mold diseaseAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/21/2014
Tiny pest can cause big damage in peanut, cotton and tomato fields.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/16/2014