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.
UGA Cooperative Extension to host annual insect pest scout schools in Tifton and Midville.Author: Kenzie Kesselring Published 05/10/2016
UGA entomologist, grad student theorize why kudzu bugs are in sharp decline.Author: Kenzie Kesselring Published 04/07/2016
UGA and other Georgia agricultural experts develop statewide pollinator protection plan.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 03/23/2016
Plan in place to protect honeybees in row crop agriculture.Author: Stephen Pettis Published 03/10/2016
It's time to tackle mosquito control projects before mosquito season starts.Author: Merritt Melancon 5FF4 Published 03/10/2016
Cotton growers need to be proactive with insecticide application this spring or plants will be vulnerable.Author: Clint Thompson Published 03/02/2016
Aphid moves from sugarcane to sorghum, lowering yields and spreading sticky honeydew.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/19/2016
Entomologist creates, shares agricultural mobile apps with Georgia agents and farmers.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 02/10/2016
Tifton-based entomologist to be recognized at the Southeastern Branch of the Entomological Society of America meeting.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/03/2016
North Carolina State ag associate dean named to top position at UGA ag school.Author: Sam Fahmy Published 01/08/2016