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.
From governors to country music artists to business leaders, Georgia 4-H has helped young people become confident adults.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/05/2017
Master Gardeners revitalize butterfly garden located at former President Jimmy Carter's home in Plains, Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/04/2017
High populations of whiteflies can infect vegetable crops with diseases, like cucurbit leaf crumple virus and tomato yellow curl virus.Author: Julie Jernigan Published 10/03/2017
UGA joins $15 million multistate partnership to foster new industry around carinata-based biofuels in the southern U.S.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/03/2017
Tropical Storm Irma made peach trees lean, but with support, they can be righted.Author: Dario Chavez Published 09/29/2017
College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences alumni gather to celebrate the college and recognize their friends.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/28/2017
UGA Extension Agronomist Jared Whitaker says cotton that is blown over is susceptible to boll rot.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/26/2017
Ornamental research shines during Durham Horticulture Farm open house.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/25/2017
Researchers create new model for testing stroke treatments.Author: Charlene Betourney Published 09/25/2017
Turf scientists at UGA move into new, state-of-the-art labs and greenhouses.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/22/2017