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Georgia’s Peach Farmers Hoping for Colder Winter This Year

Clint Thompson of UGA reported on Georgia peach farmers’ hopes that this winter will provide more chill hours for their trees than the last two winters. Last year in particular was particularly devastating for peaches with consistently above-normal temperatures leading to less than half the usual number of chill hours,…
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Where do you find weather and climate data?

If you’ve ever looked for weather or climate data, you may feel a bit lost.  There are a lot of places to get it if you know the secrets, but not all of them are equally easy to use.  I have previously posted a list of sites at http://site.extension.uga.edu/climate/2014/09/list-of-web-sites-with-weather-and-climate-data-for-georgia-and-beyond/. But NOAA…
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