Make yard waste gardener’s gold

Make yard waste gardener’s gold

MUKWONAGO, WI — Save time and money by turning landscape trimmings into a valuable soil amendment.The idea is simple, just collect disease- and ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


What’s growing in your yard?

What’s growing in your yard?

UNION — Solve the mystery of unknown plants that spring up in all our yards with the Plant Identification workshop led by Dr. John Nelson Oct. 1...

September 19th, 2016 |  


‘Access to local, nutritious food’

‘Access to local, nutritious food’

UNION — In addition to providing books, magazines, DVDs, and computer access to online educational resources the Union County Carnegie Library i...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Harnessing the power of herbs

Harnessing the power of herbs

UNION — On Saturday, Sept. 24, Clinical Herbalist Meredith Mizell will visit the Piedmont Physic Garden to lead a workshop on herbalism, the stu...

September 5th, 2016 |  


All in phenological good time

All in phenological good time

UNION — Timing is everything, in life, and definitely in all things related to nature. In scientific terms, it’s called phenology, the stu...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Memoir lauds land and nature

Memoir lauds land and nature

CLEMSON — Land and nature can bind mankind together. That’s the theme of “The Home Place: Memoirs of a Colored Man’s Love Affa...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Proper fall care for your lawn

Proper fall care for your lawn

MUKWONAGO, WI — As summer fades into fall it is time to help lawns recover from summer stress and prepare for the winter ahead.Continue to mow y...

August 19th, 2016 updated: August 19th, 2016. |  


Protect your garden from deer

Protect your garden from deer

MUKWONAGO, WI — Don’t let your vegetable and fall flower gardens succumb to hungry deer. Even if you’re lucky enough to be deer-free...

August 16th, 2016 updated: August 16th, 2016. |  


Save money and conserve water

Save money and conserve water

Too much or not enough water and never when you need it seems to be a common lament of gardeners. Reduce the impact of these weather challenges while ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


New and beginning farmers program

New and beginning farmers program

CLEMSON — Farmers getting their feet wet in agribusiness have access to comprehensive entrepreneurial education and business training through a ...

July 29th, 2016 |