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, the H7 strain of 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.
UGA Cooperative Extension encourages farmers to regularly check soil moisture.Author: Clint Thompson Published 11/11/2015
Much of the state was drier than normal during October — aiding farmers with peanut, cotton and hay harvest.Author: Pam Knox Published 11/04/2015
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences bestows top honors with 2015 D.W. Brooks Awards for Excellence and CAES Faculty and Staff Support Awards.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/30/2015
UGA's annual county-by-county survey allows the public and policy makers to get a clear picture of Georgia's agricultural value.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/29/2015
UGA CAES academic leaders discuss potential agricultural careers with students.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/22/2015
Economist Nick Magnan is working with Heifer International and the Feed the Future Peanut Mycotoxin and Improvement LaboratoryAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2015
Peanuts, cotton harvests could be impacted if inclement weather persistsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
UGA Extension offers workshops aimed at female farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
2015 participants learn about all areas of peanut production.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/17/2015
University of Georgia plant pathologist recommends peanut farmers spray at night.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 09/15/2015