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.
Seventy percent of the winter peppers imported into the US are grown in Mexico, where weevils originate.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/22/2018
Annual crop scouting schools will be held in Tifton and Midville, Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/15/2018
According to UGA research, seedling vigor in peanuts planted in May is strongest compared to mid-April and early June.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 05/15/2018
UGA students can save time and money by earning bachelor's and master's degrees in five years or less.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/10/2018
Experiential learning fund helps CAES students learn beyond the classroom.Author: Sage Barnard Published 05/10/2018
Reduce indoor pollen by keeping windows closed, cleaning often, UGA expert says.Author: Alexis Roberts Published 05/09/2018
Researcher lauded for work that has increased soybean yields and decreased pests.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/09/2018
UGA CAES Congressional Agriculture Fellows to share agricultural knowledge with U.S. Congress.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/09/2018
UGA Cotton Team believes producers can expect to price a portion of this year's crop between 72 and 75 cents per pound.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 05/08/2018
Students who received bachelor's and master's degrees were recognized at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 05/07/2018