New grape growers conference set for August 16 in north Georgia
Georgia’s growing wine industry has an annual impact of more than $7 million on Georgia’s economy, but new growers may have difficulty knowing whether the vineyard business makes sense for them.
Nation's leading food microbiologist retires from UGA
Twenty-six years ago, the University of Georgia hired Mike Doyle to create and lead a research center focused on detecting, controlling and eliminating foodborne pathogens in America’s food supply. This month, Doyle retired from his position as director of the world-renowned Center for Food Safety on the UGA Griffin campus.
UGA Extension's newest plant pathologist to focus on management of plant-parasitic nematodes
University of Georgia Cooperative Extension’s newest plant pathologist will focus on improved control of plant-parasitic nematodes, the microscopic, worm-like pests that primarily feed on the roots of Georgia’s vegetable crops.
Vidalia Onion Committee honors UGA scientist for his research on Georgia-grown sweet onions.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/22/2017
Funston Gin provided UGA's C.M. Stripling Irrigation Research Park with a module builder and boll buggy to help with cotton harvest.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/14/2017
You say "narcissus," I say "daffodil." We all say "spring!"Author: Norman Winter Published 02/09/2017
UGA scientists use robots and drones to accelerate plant genetic research, improve crop yield.Author: Mike Wooten Published 02/09/2017
Nematodes, white mold disease concerning for growers as production season nears. 5FF2Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/08/2017
Locally grown tea could soon be steeping in coffee houses and on kitchen tables.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/06/2017
As new antibiotic regulations take effect, Georgia may need more large animal veterinarians.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/02/2017
UGA's Peng Chee awarded 2016 Cotton Genetics Research Award during the 2017 Beltwide Cotton Improvement Conference.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/02/2017
Consortium of bio-tech manufacturers and universities formed to advance biopharmaceutical manufacturing.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 02/02/2017
February conference brings together organic growers, experts from across the state.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/02/2017