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.
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
Upcoming field day to highlight research in four of the state's major row crops.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/02/2017
Irrigation research in crops like cotton, peanuts, soybeans and corn will highlight day.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/20/2017
USDA Crop Protection and Pest Management Competitive Grants Program allocated $324,615 to UGA research.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/18/2017
Cultivar provides vital nutrients, helps to control erosion and produces a vibrant flower, making it a versatile option for homeowners.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/01/2017
Peanut geneticist David Bertioli joins UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 06/01/2017
Would consumers gulp down a peanut drink? Aggrey Gama thinks so.Author: Allison Floyd Published 05/11/2017
Thrips are tiny insects that can spread the tomato spotted wilt virus.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/20/2017
Pilon to study physiological processes of the peanut plant and management of the plant's stress levels.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/19/2017