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.
Glyphosate-resistant Palmer amaranth has cost Georgia cotton farmers more than $1 billionAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/29/2015
Wayne County's beef cattle industry produced farm gate value of almost $2.9 million in 2013.Author: Jordan Hill Published 01/23/2015
Tift County's Ag Forecast event draws more than 200 participants.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/23/2015
UGA horticulturist Patrick Conner hopes to improve muscadine's appeal nationwideAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 01/23/2015
Global glut drives prices down for corn and cotton.Author: Merritt Melancon 0005 5FF4 Published 01/16/2015
System constructed to demonstrate how to feed a small family on a limited budget.Author: Jordan Hill Published 12/09/2014
UGA ag economists welcome agricultural technology expert to the stage during Ag Forecast 2015.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 12/04/2014
UGA economists to educate farmers about provisions in new farm bill.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/04/2014
Low cotton prices put emphasis on cotton farmers producing high yieldsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 11/25/2014
Live Christmas trees add a festive touch to homes and a healthy bump to local economies.Author: Maggie Dudacek Published 11/20/2014