Precision Ag: Mechanical Planter Settings Can Impact Harvest Yield Mar 23, 2021

🕔Mar 23, 2021
Due to high consumer expectations, farmers and agricultural producers are constantly under pressure to deliver their products at higher yields for cheaper prices. This may seem like an impossible combination […]

Georgia: Important Settings on Spinner-Disc Spreaders Feb 16, 2021

🕔Feb 16, 2021
Spinner-disc spreaders are common application equipment for broadcasting lime and dry fertilizer. Both pull-behind and large self-propelled spreaders are widely used by growers and co-ops in Georgia. One of the […]

2020 Georgia Quality Cotton Award Winners Announced Jan 29, 2021

🕔Jan 29, 2021
The 2020 Georgia Quality Cotton Awards were presented at the 2021 Georgia Cotton Commission Virtual Annual Meeting on January 27, 2021. The awards are co-sponsored by the Georgia Cotton Commission […]

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: 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: UGA to Begin New Pecan Variety Trials in Southeast Georgia Aug 27, 2020

🕔Aug 27, 2020
University of Georgia faculty will begin a series of pecan trials this winter to help identify better management practices for growers. New pecan trees will be planted at UGA College […]

Cover Crops for Weed Management – Researchers Respond to Herbicide Crackdown Jun 29, 2020

🕔Jun 29, 2020
University of Georgia researchers are working on natural solutions to weed problems in row crops as government regulations of chemical herbicides grow stricter.

University of Georgia Marshals Resources to Battle Farmer Stress Feb 20, 2020

🕔Feb 20, 2020
Much like their counterparts across the nation, farmers in Georgia have experienced increased rates of suicide and stress over the last decade. To help curb these statistics, an interdisciplinary team […]

Georgia: UGA In The Fight Against Invasive Pests Dec 27, 2019

🕔Dec 27, 2019
Earlier this year, Chuck Bargeron learned how to catch a Burmese python. The co-director of the University of Georgia’s Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health was at a conference […]

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 […]

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