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.
Webinars, e-lessons and the latest news available for helping farmers and foresters cope with weird weather.Author: Brent Peterson Published 06/02/2016
Ag researchers open Watkinsville farm to the public June 28 for farm tours and fresh sweet corn.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 06/02/2016
Soil moisture sensors and variable rate irrigation help increase yields while decreasing water use.Author: Clint Thompson Published 05/17/2016
“Feast or famine” rainfall and above-normal temperatures covered Georgia in April.Author: Pam Knox Published 05/05/2016
New dual-degree program will allow UGA grad students to study sustainable agriculture at 0010 a global level. 5FF4Author: Merritt Melancon Published 05/03/2016
The students and faculty gathered at Tuesday's event exemplified global citizenship and cooperation.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/20/2016
Georgia 4-H using volunteers, and oysters, to mitigate erosion at Burton 4-H Center,Author: Merritt Melancon Published 04/14/2016
Iron bacteria have not been shown to pose any human health risks, but they may cause water pipes to clog.Author: Adam Speir Published 04/13/2016
March was warmer and drier than normal but April promises a cool and rainy start.Author: Pam Knox Published 04/07/2016
There are many types of washers available, so buyers should do some homework before buying.Author: Keishon Thomas Published 03/31/2016