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.
After 20 years nutrition facts label has made an impact on the way America eatsAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 01/17/2013
Agribusiness development team leaving to start yearlong mission helping Afghani Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/07/2013
Scientist hopes to reduce salmonella levels in dry food products.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 11/29/2012
UGA food preservation expert wins national acclaimAuthor: Denise Horton Published 11/21/2012
Traditional turkey roasting takes time.Author: Merritt Melancon 5FF4 Published 11/08/2012
Drinking oil-water blend reduces bacterium in poultry.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 11/07/2012
Registration for the 2013 Flavor of Georgia Contest starts Nov. 1Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/25/2012
Farmers are finding ways to break into new, local marketsAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 10/05/2012
Facebook offers ways to teach young people about food safety.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 09/10/2012
Georgia budget includes funding for long-awaited building in Griffin.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 08/09/2012