Georgia farmers enjoying improved peach crop
Last year’s summer peach crop was disastrous, but Georgia’s peach crop rebounded this summer following colder temperatures in December and January, according to Jeff Cook, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Agriculture and Natural Resources agent for Taylor and Peach counties.
CAES launches interdisciplinary Certificate in Agricultural Data Science
From remote moisture sensors that produce a real-time feed of soil conditions to drones that use optical data to spot plant disease, the next green revolution will be fueled by new streams of data.
Pam Knox named interim director of UGA weather network
University of Georgia agricultural climatologist Pam Knox has been named interim director of UGA’s network of 86 weather stations across Georgia.
Owning and maintaining coastal property comes with risks, like evacuating when hurricanes arrive.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/05/2017
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