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.
Portrait unveiled, tree planted in memory of Tommy NakayamaAuthor: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/31/2018
The life cycles of some insect pests are so short that missing a week of scouting can lead to increased pests and damaged crops.Author: Becky Griffin Published 05/23/2018
Downy mildew thrives in wet, humid conditions, using moisture on the plant's surface for successful spore germination.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/23/2018
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