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's Hinkle has spent her career crossing the boundaries between urban and agricultural entomologyAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 03/20/2014
Direct payments eliminated in this year's farm billAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 02/06/2014
Poultry producers from five continents converge on UGA campusAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 02/06/2014
Tifton and Cartersville forecasts rescheduled to make up for dates canceled due to winter weather.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 02/06/2014
Diplomats and agricultural officials, UGA administrators work on rebuilding relationship with Mali.Author: Merritt Melancon 5FEB Published 01/30/2014
Regional backyard chicken experts headed to Comer for backyard poultry workshopAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 01/02/2014
Tift County 4-H poultry judging teams wins third national title in four yearsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 11/25/2013
Dedicated and groundbreaking staff and faculty honored with CAES annual awards for excellence.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2013
Poultry scientist studies impact of stress on health of chickens.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/26/2013
President Morehead learning more about agricultureAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 09/10/2013