Would you eat a bug?
Athens, Georgia’s growing reputation as a gastronomic capital attracts culinary tourists from all over the Southeast. This summer, the city will welcome a new type of culinary enthusiasm. They won’t be after barbecue or biscuits. They’ll be here for the bugs.
The Trial Gardens at UGA open house set for July 21
Flowers are blooming, bees are buzzing, and workers and volunteers are pruning, watering and collecting data on annuals and perennials at the Trial Gardens at the University of Georgia. Trial Gardens staff will open the facility to the public at their annual open house on Saturday, July 21, from 8 a.m. until noon.
CAES scientists go live on Facebook this fall
This fall the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences is opening the labs of some its most distinguished researchers to students and science fans across the state.
Farmers should scout peanut fields for insects and damage to determine severity and treatment.Author: Kenzie Kesselring Published 03/29/2016
Balancing tradition and change has been the secret to Sylvania farmer's success.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/18/2016
Sicklepod's self-pollinating trait makes it an especially threatening weed for Georgia peanut producers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/09/2016
As winter ends, Georgia is still warmer and wetter than normal.Author: Pam Knox Published 03/03/2016
Ancestral ground nuts help researchers piece together the genome of the modern peanut.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/23/2016
Cotton and peanut planting may not be for another two months or so, but farmers need to be preparing their equipment.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/17/2016
UGA, Georgia Department of Agriculture offering trainings for Georgia growers this winter.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/16/2016
Growers advised to wait for soil temperatures to reach 68 degrees for three straight days before beginning planting.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/11/2016
Soil sampling reveals the nutrients available to farmers before applying fertilizer.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/03/2016
Ag Forecast meetings to conclude on Friday, Jan. 29, in Macon.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Clint Thompson Published 01/26/2016