Georgia: Examining Issues Facing Hemp Production and Processing Jan 21, 2021

🕔Jan 21, 2021
Hemp is a promising new industry for profitability, but growers of this newly legal crop will face a mix of public opinions according to University of Georgia research into challenges […]

Georgia: Pecan Research to Help Producers Meet Demand Nov 24, 2020

🕔Nov 24, 2020
The international popularity of pecans is trending upward, but more reliable measures for guaranteeing quality during storage are needed to meet demand in Georgia, the top state for pecan production. […]

Georgia: UGA Releases Three New Wheat Varieties for 2020 Oct 30, 2020

🕔Oct 30, 2020
Three new wheat varieties released this year by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences’ wheat breeding program are the product of more than a dozen years […]

Georgia Pecans: Late Management Pointers For A Big, Early Crop- Podcast Oct 5, 2020

🕔Oct 5, 2020
Talk of early growth, unexpected cold temperatures, and more in this episode of the University of Georgia’s Pecan Radio Update.

Georgia Peanut Tour Cancelled Jun 22, 2020

🕔Jun 22, 2020
After much time and effort attempting to make the 34th Annual Peanut Tour happen despite the challenges we are all facing, the Georgia Peanut Tour Committee has made a decision […]

Georgia Pecans: UGA to Release New Scab Resistant Variety Dec 20, 2016

🕔Dec 20, 2016
The University of Georgia’s newest pecan variety will be released next spring and has shown good resistance against scab disease so far, according to Patrick Conner, a horticultural scientist at […]

Georgia: UGA Poultry Science Program Gets New Leader From Purdue Dec 28, 2015

🕔Dec 28, 2015
Todd Applegate, associate head of the Department of Animal Sciences at Indiana’s Purdue University, has been tapped to lead the University of Georgia’s Department of Poultry Science. He will take […]

Georgia: UGA Young Farmers Program Offers Crash Courses on Business, Production Feb 11, 2015

🕔Feb 11, 2015
Beginning and young farmers will can take crash courses in business planning, vegetable and fruit production and goat husbandry starting  in October. The new training program is offered through a University of Georgia statewide partnership. […]

Georgia Pecans: Small Nut Size Caused by Weather Jan 13, 2015

🕔Jan 13, 2015
Too much, and then too little, rain left Georgia pecan growers with smaller and, sometimes, empty nuts this season. The small size of pecans in the crop this year is […]

Georgia Peanuts: Cultivar Options for 2015 Jan 8, 2015

🕔Jan 8, 2015
Here’s the latest on peanut varieties for 2015 from Scott Montfort, UGA Extension.

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