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.
Students who serve the community are rewarded with higher pay, quicker raises in the workplace.Author: Christopher James Published 01/07/2016
Pecan specialist debunks theory of first-year pecan trees needing excess nitrogen.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/06/2016
The number of jobs in the food and fiber industry outweigh the number of ag graduates.Author: Jeffrey H. Dorfman Published 12/29/2015
Professor Terence Centner honored by Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/03/2015
Registration now open for UGA Ag Forecast in Carrollton, Cleveland, Bainbridge, Tifton, Alma and Macon.Author: Merritt Melancon 5FF4 Published 12/02/2015
Registration is now open for UGA's 2016 Flavor of Georgia Food Product Contest.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/12/2015
International agricultural scientists come to UGA to help advance food security around the world.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 11/12/2015
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
This year marks President Morehead's third visit to the annual event in Moultrie, Georgia.Author: Clint Thompson Published 10/21/2015
High prices, low scab pressure potentially makes for a banner year for Georgia pecan farmers.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 10/07/2015