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.
Families invited to hit the lake in a canoe and brush up on their pioneer skills at Rock Eagle.Author: Jessica Cameron Torhan Published 10/05/2015
Keep bacteria, viruses and parasites away from your homegrown harvest.Author: Judy A. Harrison Published 09/24/2015
Parents should use children's curiosity as cue to talk about race and ethnicity.Author: Cal Powell Published 07/16/2015
Child-led "after school recess" helps families stay active even when schedules are tight.Author: Bridget Marie Thompson Published 07/16/2015
Students can win up to $100 from UGA radon educators for their poster designs.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/16/2015
UGA Cooperative Extension helps community and school gardens flourish across Georgia.Author: Becky Griffin, Merritt Melancon Published 07/15/2015
Rock Eagle to host family cooking class on July 18Author: Jessica Cameron Torhan Published 07/02/2015
Georgia 4-H friends help community get grant for new playground.Author: Sharon Dowdy Published 06/22/2015
UGA Extension horticulturist says kale's health benefits, consumer demand make it attractive for vegetable farmers.Author: Jordan Hill Published 05/14/2015
UGA Exension agents teaching Georgia residents about the benefits of exercising, cooking healthier mealsAuthor: Jordan Hill Published 05/07/2015