CAES names Robert Stouggard 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.
New stem-cell-based stroke treatment repairs damaged brain tissue
A team of researchers at the University of Georgia’s Regenerative Bioscience Center and ArunA Biomedical, a UGA startup company, have developed a new treatment for stroke that reduces brain damage and accelerates the brain’s natural healing tendencies in animal models.
Weed scientist joins University of Georgia ag school as assistant dean.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 02/19/2018
Thirty-three finalists selected for UGA's annual food product competition.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/19/2018
The grant supports UGA CAES research on the Tifton campus through July 2020.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/15/2018
Human clinical trials could begin as early as next year on UGA-developed stroke treatment.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 02/15/2018
UGA entomologist David Riley compares cowpea curculio's effect on peas to the boll weevil's impact on cotton.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 02/09/2018
Rice's wild relatives may hold the key to more sustainable, resilient rice crops.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/02/2018
Growers should train trees to have a "central leader," the main trunk going up a tree.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/01/2018
Georgia Ag Forecast meetings will continue next week with stops in Macon, Cartersville and Athens.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/01/2018
Chilly temps bring hope to Georgia's peach farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/01/2018
UGA Cooperative Extension in Fulton County working to reintroduce Atlanta to its hidden gem in the woods.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/25/2018