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 researchers team up to develop a food hubs guide for Georgia farmersAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 05/01/2014
IBM's weather forecasting technology to be put to use for irrigation, water conservationAuthor: Clint Thompson, Dana Anastasi Published 04/28/2014
Foodies who missed Flavor of Georgia can catch up with contestants this weekend.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/24/2014
Smartphone app was released on April 16Author: Chris Beckham Published 04/22/2014
Six CAES students head to "The Hill"Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/09/2014
Joe West, assistant dean of the UGA Tifton campus, was encouraged by UGA President Jere Morehead's visitAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 04/03/2014
Few cases of peach scab disease reported last yearAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 04/03/2014
Farm bill topics to be discussed include price loss coverage and agricultural risk coverageAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 03/27/2014
College students develop plans to balance federal budget.Author: April Bailey Published 03/20/2014
Nature's Harmony Georgia Gold Clothbound Cheddar takes top prize at UGA food product contestAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/20/2014