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.
International Agribusiness Conference and Expo in Savannah in September 2013Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/16/2013
Farm To Food Bank program looking for farmers to help feed hungry GeorgiansAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 05/08/2013
Auto-steer technology leading to higher crop yieldsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 05/07/2013
Jeffrey Dorfman's career-long focus on Bayesian econometrics earns praise from international applied economics communityAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 04/03/2013
Georgia Peach Tea Bonbons win top nod from 2013 Flavor of Georgia 0007 judges. 5FF4Author: Merritt Melancon Published 03/14/2013
Five years of weather data provided by network of volunteers.Author: Pam Knox Published 03/14/2013
A new report shows agbioscience industries generate $240 billion in regional economic activity in the Southern U.S. and supports over 2.2 million jobs.Author: J. Faith Peppers Published 03/08/2013
Best sauces, jams, meats, snacks and sweets to duke it out March 11 in Atlanta as part of UGA's Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/20/2013
UGA's fastest growing businesses list includes many agriculture graduatesAuthor: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/14/2013
Ag Forecast: Farmers can expect slightly higher prices for every thing but cotton and peanuts.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 01/31/2013