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.
Invasive tree pest now present in Georgia, researchers scramble to protect Ash trees.Author: Sandi Martin, Merritt Melancon Published 08/22/2013
Get up close and personal with Rock Eagle bees, taste local honey.Author: MATT HAMMONS Published 07/08/2013
Defend your yard from mosquitos by getting rid of standing waterAuthor: William G. Tyson Published 06/25/2013
Pest tunnels through Georgia lawns and munches on turfgrass.Author: William G. Tyson Published 06/20/2013
Brood II periodical cicadas needed to round out museum's collection.Author: Merritt Melancon 0002 5FF3 Published 06/04/2013
UGA research aims to fix long-held, inaccurate insect model.Author: April Reese Sorrow Published 05/30/2013
Kudzu bugs may swarm in your yard, but they won't stay there.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/30/2013
Wet weather has created the perfect breeding ground for mosquitoesAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 05/21/2013
Japanese beetles can wreak havoc on roses.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 05/15/2013
UGA scientist says termites eat wood they randomly find.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 04/24/2013