Livestock producers offered help

Livestock producers offered help

SPARTANBURG — Producers in Spartanburg, Union and Cherokee Counties are eligible to apply for 2016 Livestock Forage Disaster Program (LFP) benef...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Bring in the birds this season

Bring in the birds this season

Brighten your winter days by inviting birds into your landscape. Their beauty and motion help enliven the garden and lighten your spirit. Not only do ...

January 1st, 2017 |  


Fall eye candy for your garden

Fall eye candy for your garden

Shorten the winter season with the help of spring flowering bulbs that you plant in fall. These beauties often provide the first bit of color, fragran...

November 18th, 2016 |  


Kids cashing in on cabbage

Kids cashing in on cabbage

Kids across America are growing, and some are earning, a lot of “green” participating in the National Bonnie Plants Cabbage Program. This ...

November 17th, 2016 updated: November 17th, 2016. |  


More Union County Fair winners

More Union County Fair winners

UNION COUNTY — Chickens, pullets, cattle, goats, and sheep were all part of the 2016 Union County Fair.The fair, which was held Oct. 18-22, feat...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


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 |  


Tractors and a ‘pool of corn’

Tractors and a ‘pool of corn’

UNION — New events like potato banking and egg candling, long-time staples like antique tractors and the “Parade of Power,” and a tu...

September 15th, 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 |