UGA urges farmers, agricultural workers to combat pepper weevils
Pepper weevils are such a threat to Georgia’s pepper crop that University of Georgia vegetable entomologist David Riley says Georgia farmers and agricultural workers should immediately kill any weevils found on fruit, equipment or clothes.
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences students to spend summer working at U.S. Capitol
Seven University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) students have embarked on the opportunity of a lifetime: serving as Congressional Agricultural Fellows in Washington, D.C.
UGA researchers travel Down Under to collect raspberry and peach seeds
University of Georgia horticulturists Rachel Itle and Dario Chavez recently travelled to Australia to collect seeds from wild raspberries and peaches to bring back to the UGA Griffin campus. As scientists in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Itle and Chavez research Georgia-grown fruit.
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
Georgia Peanut Tour to be held Sept. 15-17.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/10/2015
Annual field day to feature research and discussion about two of Georgia's top row crops: cotton and peanuts.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 08/31/2015
Researcher uses the sun to control dangerous fungus on peanuts.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Christy Fricks Published 08/27/2015
With sub-surface drip irrigation, water efficiency is increased up to 95 percent.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/26/2015
Georgia Peanut Achievement Club recognizes state's top peanut farmers at Jekyll Island.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/13/2015
The majority of Georgia's peanut growers are wasting resources by not scouting their fields for pests.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/02/2015