Georgia's supply of sodded turfgrass should meet 2018's demand
Georgia’s supply of sodded turfgrass will sufficiently cover demand this year, and the delivery cost is not expected to rise, according to the Annual Georgia Sod Producers Inventory Survey conducted by Clint Waltz, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension turfgrass specialist, and the Georgia Urban Ag Council.
Avian flu found in wild duck; backyard flock owners asked to stay vigilant
At the end of December 2017, a strain of the H7 avian influenza was found in a green-winged teal, a widespread North American duck, collected in McIntosh County on the Georgia coast.
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.
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
Lack of proper crop rotations could decrease the quality of Georgia peanuts next year.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/21/2016
Low cotton prices and economic outlook to be discussed in January 2016.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/29/2015
Copious rain hampered farmers' harvest and impeded field preparations for winter.Author: Pam Knox Published 12/04/2015
Ozias-Akins, a world-renowned researcher on the UGA Tifton Campus and 2015 CAES D.W. Brooks award winner, has been named to the first class of Women's Leadership Fellows.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/02/2015
International agricultural scientists come to UGA to help advance food security around the world.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/12/2015