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.
UGA CAES academic leaders discuss potential agricultural careers with students.Author: Clint Thompson 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
Peanuts, cotton harvests could be impacted if inclement weather persistsAuthor: Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
UGA Extension offers workshops aimed at female farmers.Author: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 10/01/2015
2015 participants learn about all areas of peanut production.Author: Clint Thompson 5FF4 Published 09/17/2015
University of Georgia plant pathologist recommends peanut farmers spray at night.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 09/15/2015
Georgia Peanut Tour to be held Sept. 15-17.Author: Clint Thompson Published 09/10/2015
Annual field day to feature research and discussion about two of Georgia's top row crops: cotton and peanuts.Author: Tatyana Phelps Published 08/31/2015
Researcher uses the sun to control dangerous fungus on peanuts.Author: Sharon Dowdy, Christy Fricks Published 08/27/2015
With sub-surface drip irrigation, water efficiency is increased up to 95 percent.Author: Clint Thompson Published 08/26/2015