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.
Lack of summer storms contributed to prolonged drought in 2014.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/04/2015
Palmer amaranth a $100-million-a-year problem for Georgia cotton farmers.Author: Clint Thompson Published 02/02/2015
Tift County's Ag Forecast event draws more than 200 participants.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/23/2015
Increased acreage, low peanut prices factoring into preparations for this year's crop.Author: Clint Thompson Published 01/16/2015
UGA ag economists to speak at annual seminar series to be held across GeorgiaAuthor: Merritt Melancon, Clint Thompson Published 12/29/2014 5FF4
UGA CAES economists, pathologists and entomologists will provide industry updatesAuthor: Jordan Hill Published 12/22/2014
UGA CAES economists, pathologists and entomologists will provide industry updates.Author: Jordan Hill Published 12/16/2014
Conditions during nighttime, early morning allow for better treatment of a perennially destructive disease.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/09/2014
Drought-like conditions contributed to negative insect impact on peanut production.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/05/2014
UGA economists to educate farmers about provisions in new farm bill.Author: Clint Thompson Published 12/04/2014