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.
Keep bacteria, viruses and parasites away from your homegrown harvest.Author: Judy A. Harrison Published 09/24/2015
Preventing fruit flies is much easier than eliminating them.Author: Frank M. Watson Published 09/24/2015
A University of Georgia horticulturist is researching different varieties of kale.Author: Clint Thompson, Jordan Hill Published 09/24/2015
Keep your home-preserved pumpkin recipes safe with tips from UGA Extension.Author: Haley Lacuesta Published 09/24/2015
Officials get firsthand look at partnership between UGA and ag industry.Author: Merritt Melancon 5FF4 Published 09/03/2015
University of Georgia Cooperative Extension and Food Well Alliance partner to help metro Atlantans get their hands dirty at compost workshops for improved soil.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/29/2015
Students are learning time-tested methods for saving the bounty of their gardens.Author: Samantha Anderson Published 07/16/2015
An increased risk of sunburn for watermelons out in the field is a problem for many farmers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 06/23/2015
Demand for Georgia onions high, especially with poor Texas crop .Author: Clint Thompson, Jordan Hill Published 06/17/2015
Yellow leaves could mean nutrient deficiencies in backyard blueberries.Author: Paul Pugliese Published 06/03/2015