Time to inspect your irrigation systems
To avoid disaster due to subfreezing winter temperatures, leaky pipes and uninvited rodents, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter recommends that Georgia growers inspect their irrigation systems before planting their crops this spring.
CAES names Robert Stougaard 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.
Paul Thomas to be honored by Society of American Florists in September.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/27/2017
CAES Young Scholars programs helped dozens of teens experience lab life this summer.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/27/2017
Mike Doyle retires from post as UGA Center for Food Safety directorAuthor: Sharon Dowdy Published 07/26/2017
Abolfazl Hajihassani responsible for control of nematodes in more than 20 Georgia commodities.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/25/2017
Irrigation research in crops like cotton, peanuts, soybeans and corn will highlight day.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/20/2017
Henk den Bakker joins UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 07/19/2017
USDA Crop Protection and Pest Management Competitive Grants Program allocated $324,615 to UGA research.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/18/2017
Southeastern Hay Contest sets the stage for farmers to show off their best hay.Author: Merritt Melancon, Dennis Hancock Published 07/06/2017
New UGA pathologist Jonathan Oliver to specialize in multiple fruit commodities.Author: Clint Thompson Published 07/05/2017
Agricultural and applied economics students awarded scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year.Author: Emily Clance Published 06/29/2017