New grape growers conference set for August 16 in north Georgia
Georgia’s growing wine industry has an annual impact of more than $7 million on Georgia’s economy, but new growers may have difficulty knowing whether the vineyard business makes sense for them.
Nation's leading food microbiologist retires from UGA
Twenty-six years ago, the University of Georgia hired Mike Doyle to create and lead a research center focused on detecting, controlling and eliminating foodborne pathogens in America’s food supply. This month, Doyle retired from his position as director of the world-renowned Center for Food Safety on the UGA Griffin campus.
UGA Extension's newest plant pathologist to focus on management of plant-parasitic nematodes
University of Georgia Cooperative Extension’s newest plant pathologist will focus on improved control of plant-parasitic nematodes, the microscopic, worm-like pests that primarily feed on the roots of Georgia’s vegetable crops.
Student-organized crop tour helps CAES grad students explore the opportunities after graduation.Author: Merritt Melancon, Russell Ingram Published 06/12/2017
Gardeners will carry a torch if they plant a cluster of vibrant African blood lilies.Author: Norman Winter Published 06/08/2017
UGA's Bhabesh Dutta encouraged by first round of research trials testing fumigation against fusarium wilt.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/06/2017
New tobacco varieties may have greater resistance to black shank, a fungus that turns the tobacco plant yellow as it wilts and dies.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 06/06/2017
Cultivar provides vital nutrients, helps to control erosion and produces a vibrant flower, making it a versatile option for homeowners. 5FF4Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/01/2017
Peanut geneticist David Bertioli joins UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 06/01/2017
“Feeding the World: Agricultural Research in the Twenty-First Century" details Buchanan's ideas on the future of agricultural research.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 06/01/2017
Farmers, foresters and ag professionals selected for 2017-2019 class of AGL.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/25/2017
Best bet for squash-growing is to plant resistant varieties and take a break in the height of summer.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/24/2017
Winter squash are harvested when mature and can be kept in storage for months.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/24/2017