Georgia Pecans: UGA Developing Smart Irrigation App for Farmers Nov 14, 2019

🕔Nov 14, 2019
The University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CAES) is part of a collaborative effort to develop a smart irrigation application for pecan farmers on smartphone devices. CAES, […]

Georgia’s Precision Ag Roots Run Deep Oct 29, 2019

🕔Oct 29, 2019
A fifth-generation farmer, Adam McLendon starts his days at the crack of dawn studying data. This Calhoun County, Georgia, farmer looks at software logs that show his tractors’ fuel use the […]

Georgia Soybeans: SmartIrrigation App Helps Manage Water Use Feb 12, 2019

🕔Feb 12, 2019
Georgia soybean and blueberry farmers will soon have smartphone applications to supplement their practical knowledge with technical data on when to irrigate crops. The SmartIrrigation app, set to be released […]

Georgia: Soil Scientist Works to Improve Variable Rate Irrigation Jan 29, 2019

🕔Jan 29, 2019
University of Georgia soil scientist Matthew Levi is using technologies like digital soil mapping, spatial modeling and remote sensing to help his research colleagues and Georgia farmers improve their production […]

Georgia Cotton: Preliminary Damage Estimates Oct 22, 2018

🕔Oct 22, 2018
Hurricane Michael unexpectedly gained power and quickly grew into a Category 4 storm overnight, which made it nearly impossible for Georgia cotton farmers to prepare and respond. Much of Georgia’s […]

Georgia: Wheat and Rye Cover Crop Research Receives Grant Feb 16, 2018

🕔Feb 16, 2018
A $198,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)-sponsored Conservation Innovation Grant will support ongoing University of Georgia research on cover crops and the effects of those crops on water quality and […]

Georgia: Irrigation Field Day, Camilla, July 27 Jul 21, 2017

🕔Jul 21, 2017
University of Georgia research on the use of irrigation in high-value Georgia crops, like cotton, peanuts, soybeans and corn, will be at the center of the annual field day at […]

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