CAES launches interdisciplinary Certificate in Agricultural Data Science
From remote moisture sensors that produce a real-time feed of soil conditions to drones that use optical data to spot plant disease, the next green revolution will be fueled by new streams of data.
Pam Knox named interim director of UGA weather network
University of Georgia agricultural climatologist Pam Knox has been named interim director of UGA’s network of 86 weather stations across Georgia.
UGA CAES team researching whiteflies statewide
Silverleaf whiteflies devastated Georgia’s cotton and fall vegetable crops last year. In response to this crisis, a team of University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences research and UGA Cooperative Extension specialists is studying the pests statewide to help cotton and vegetable farmers avoid another year of disappointing crops.
Georgia turfgrass growers say the price of sod should remain steady this year.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 01/18/2018
Backyard chickens at risk as avian flu detected in wild duck in south Georgia.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Merritt Melancon Published 01/17/2018
Damage from Irma could impact Georgia's crop next growing season.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/16/2018
Shoppers will soon be able to scan their own purchases, while they shop, in retail grocery stores.Author: Jeffrey H. Dorfman Published 01/10/2018
UGA Peanut Team will hold seminar to give producers a glimpse into the upcoming growing season.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/09/2018
Future peanuts promise improved nutrition and flavor, greater yields, less disease pressure.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 01/03/2018
One significant variable cost that has increased in recent years is land rent.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/02/2018
New animal and dairy science departmentAuthor: J. Faith Peppers Published 12/26/2017
Georgia's peanut acreage is its largest in more than 20 years.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/25/2017
UGA experts say pollinators like flowers in shade gardens, too.Author: Paul Pugliese, Elizabeth Benton Published 12/15/2017