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.
Annual trainings help farmers and consultants learn how to diagnose insect damage on cotton, peanuts and soybeans.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/24/2017
Aerification helps turfgrass green-up, lets air and moisture get to root zone.Author: Clint Waltz Published 05/18/2017
CAES students learn the ropes in Washington, D.C., through Congressional Agricultural Fellows program.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/17/2017
UGA Extension physiologist John Snider recommends farmers use sensor-based irrigation scheduling.Author: Julia Rodriguez Published 05/17/2017
Daniel Mwalwayo has spent most of his professiona 004C l career working to ensure a safe food supply in his home country of Malawi. 5FF4Author: Allison Floyd Published 05/15/2017
Locally sourced scone and muffin hybrid takes top prize at Georgia 4-H's 2017 Food Product Development Contest.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/15/2017
Would consumers gulp down a peanut drink? Aggrey Gama thinks so.Author: Allison Floyd Published 05/11/2017
UGA-Griffin researcher recognized for creation of computer database that helps ID salmonella strains faster.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 05/11/2017
Gardeners who love butterflies will have a passion for the paloverde.Author: Norman Winter Published 05/11/2017
Among the 100 trees planted through the MitCo Grow program, 30 were UGA scientist Wayne Hanna's seedless, cold-hardy cultivars.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/11/2017