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.
You can't judge good quality hay by it's looks, you need lab results.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 10/28/2015
Texas' McGee Ranch wins top prize in 2015 Southeastern Hay Contest, but many Georgia farmers receive honors, too.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 10/22/2015
Economist Nick Magnan is working with Heifer International and the Feed the Future Peanut Mycotoxin and Improvement LaboratoryAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 10/02/2015
CAES Alumni Association honors alumni with annual awards ceremonyAuthor: Merritt Melancon, Samantha Anderson Published 10/01/2015
UGA and Georgia's agricultural community honor Sen. Saxby Chambliss and Thomas Richard Breedlove Sr.Author: Merritt Melancon 0013 5FEF Published 10/01/2015
UGA Extension offers workshops aimed at female farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
The former head of Virginia Cooperative Extension starts at UGA Extension on Oct. 1.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 09/17/2015
Farmers have until Sept. 28 to submit samples to the Southeast's premier hay contest.Author: Merritt Melancon, Dennis Hancock Published 09/03/2015
Water quality and quantity matter when it comes to cooling off cattle.Author: Adam Speir Published 07/29/2015
Periodic sampling can help producers feed cattle appropriate quality and save money.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/14/2015