Georgia's supply of sodded turfgrass should meet 2018's demand
Georgia’s supply of sodded turfgrass will sufficiently cover demand this year, and the delivery cost is not expected to rise, according to the Annual Georgia Sod Producers Inventory Survey conducted by Clint Waltz, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension turfgrass specialist, and the Georgia Urban Ag Council.
Avian flu found in wild duck; backyard flock owners asked to stay vigilant
At the end of December 2017, a strain of the H7 avian influenza was found in a green-winged teal, a widespread North American duck, collected in McIntosh County on the Georgia coast.
Second food retail revolution incorporates tech while maintaining brick-and-mortar stores
A second food retail revolution, unlike the first, which was spearheaded by new entrants, is being led by existing industry leaders. For this reason, in addition to lessons learned from the many failures so far, the second-generation revolution is likely to succeed.
Culpepper to provide advice on matters that impact farming and agriculture-related industries.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/15/2016
Turkeys can be roasted, grilled, smoked and deep fried.Author: MaryBeth Hornbeck Published 12/14/2016
UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences teams up with College of Coastal Georgia to offer students culinary skills to complement their knowledge of food systems.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/11/2016
Katrien Devos, professor in the UGA Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, to be inducted into the American Association for the Advancement of Science.Author: James Hataway Published 12/09/2016
Georgia's farm gate value was down in 2015, but agriculture remained the most valuable industry in Georgia.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/08/2016
Greenhouse and high tunnel vegetables take center stage in protected agriculture course.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/07/2016
Salvias are deer-resistant and they return to the garden year after year.Author: Norman Winter Published 12/07/2016
Despite recent rains, UGA Cooperative Extension irrigation specialist Wes Porter cautions farmers about planting cover crops.Author: Kyle Dawson Published 12/07/2016
Microgin processes cotton samples sent by UGA researchers.Author: Kyle Dawson Published 12/07/2016
UGA Cooperative Extension to resume operations and 4-H programs at Camp Jekyll in February.Author: Josh Paine Published 12/06/2016