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.
STEM academy pairs advanced high school students with UGA scientists.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/28/2017
UGA's research community recognized plant breeder Katrien Devos' work to improve food security for subsistence farming communities.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/27/2017
Student's remote moisture sensor design helps snag $10,000 in capital for budding precision agriculture business.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/27/2017
UGA professor recognized for her advanced biotechnology work to improve peanut.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/27/2017
Conference will focus on plant breeding along with fertilizer and herbicide management.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/26/2017
Swiss immigrants Hans and Margrit Broder honored for their global worldview and dedication to their children.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/20/2017
Thrips are tiny insects that can spread the tomato spotted wilt virus.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/20/2017
Pilon to study physiological processes of the peanut plant and management of the plant's stress levels.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/19/2017
The problems and promise of international agricultural development take center stage at the CAES International Agriculture Reception.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/19/2017
Multiple factors contribute to peanut plants not showing full emergence.Author: Clint Thompson Published 04/13/2017