Fried turkeys are moist, but they can cause a fire emergency
Frying a holiday turkey may sound like fun, but it can be tricky. Here are a few tips from University of Georgia experts to help make sure your bird is thoroughly cooked and your holiday doesn't include a trip to the emergency room or a call to the fire department.
UGA Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells optimistic about crop yields
Tropical Storm Irma broke pecan tree limbs, knocked trees down and blew nuts off the trees and out of their shucks when it moved through Georgia in early September, yet University of Georgia Cooperative Extension pecan specialist Lenny Wells is still optimistic about this year’s crop. He estimates yields ranging from 85 to 100 million pounds.
UGA training helps keep landscape, tree care workers safe
Using grant funds from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the University of Georgia Center for Urban Agriculture has developed safety training for green industry employees. To date, these programs have reached more than 4,000 workers.
UGA Extension specialists will offer aspiring wine makers a crash course on the wine industry August 16.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/27/2017
UGA Extension fruit plant pathologist Phillip Brannen says grape farmers should be wary of diseases like Pierce's disease.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/30/2017
UGA Extension viticulturist starts working with Georgia wine growers on March 1.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/25/2017
Georgia's growing wine and vineyard industry is staking its claim on the state's terroir.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/27/2016
Low-cost farm business, small-fruit production and small ruminant traini 0024 ng offered this fall across Georgia. 5FF4Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/27/2016
UGA and other Georgia agricultural experts develop statewide pollinator protection plan.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/23/2016
Flavor of Georgia 2016 wraps up with prizes for pies, sugar, sauce, sausage, cheese straws and more.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/17/2016
The Georgia wine industry is working with UGA Extension to help craft a better barrel of wine.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/18/2016
UGA's annual county-by-county survey allows the public and policy makers to get a clear picture of Georgia's agricultural value.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/29/2015
Graduate students build international networks of scholars with the help of the CAES Office of Global Programs.Author: Denise Horton Published 10/05/2015