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.
Tiny pest can cause big damage in peanut, cotton and tomato fields.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/16/2014
Green industry event will be packed with latest research findings, newest technology.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 11/13/2013
Fill holes and spray perimeter to keep ants, roaches and beetles from coming inside.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 10/31/2013
Nursery and floriculture growers from across the U.S. to meet in Athens to share the newest innovations in plant propagation, production, ornamental breeding and management practices.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/08/2013
To control insects you have to get to know them and their family.Author: Sharon Dowdy 000F 4FD2 Published 10/08/2013
Sometimes the best control method is to hold out for winter.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 09/18/2013
Invasive tawny crazy ant found in Georgia.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 09/17/2013
Tiny white pests are falling from trees and making gooey messes.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 09/12/2013
Mosquitos have had a good summer, but they're not done yet.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/04/2013
Cotton, peanut research to be featured at field dayAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 09/03/2013