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.
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Georgia 4-H welcomes new associate state leader.Author: Josh Paine Published 07/21/2014
UGA peanut research helps to support Clinton Foundation's efforts to boost food security in HaitiAuthor: Christy Fricks Published 07/10/2014
Handwashing may seem basic, but it's an important defense against illnessesAuthor: Erica P. Techo Published 07/03/2014
Staying active doesn't have to mean joining the soccer team or hitting the gym.Author: Merritt Melancon Published 07/03/2014
Think more veggies, smaller portions and more movement to maintain a healthy weight.Author: Constance C. Crawley Published 07/03/2014
Free playtime teaches children to make decisions and build independence.Author: J. Calvin Powell Published 07/03/2014
After a school garden sprouts — UGA Extension helps students, parents and teachers use, maintain outdoor classroomAuthor: Merritt Melancon Published 07/03/2014
Pesticide label instruction protect homeowners, families and the environmentAuthor: Frank M. Watson Published 06/26/2014
Mayors, city council members, city-level administrators take part in Active Georgia Walk to promote physical activity in GeorgiansAuthor: Kathryn Schiliro Published 06/26/2014