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.
From governors to country music artists to business leaders, Georgia 4-H has helped young people become confident adults.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/05/2017
Master Gardeners revitalize butterfly garden located at former President Jimmy Carter's home in Plains, Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/04/2017
High populations of whiteflies can infect vegetable crops with diseases, like cucurbit leaf crumple virus and tomato yellow curl virus.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 10/03/2017
UGA joins $15 million multistate partnership to foster new industry around carinata-based biofuels in the southern U.S.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/03/2017
Tropical Storm Irma made peach trees lean, but with support, they can be righted.Author: Dario Chavez Published 09/29/2017
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences alumni gather to celebrate the college and recognize their friends.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/28/2017
UGA Extension Agronomist Jared Whitaker says cotton that is blown over is susceptible to boll rot.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/26/2017
Ornamental research shines during Durham Horticulture Farm open house.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/25/2017
Researchers create new model for testing stroke treatments.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 09/25/2017
Turf scientists at UGA move into new, state-of-the-art labs and greenhouses.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/22/2017