Farmers’ Market receives $500

Farmers’ Market receives $500

UNION — The Farmers’ Market has been selected to receive a $500 grant for advertising and promotion from AgSouth Farm Credit.In a joint st...

March 25th, 2017 |  


FFA members meet with legislators

FFA members meet with legislators

UNION COUNTY — Union County High School agricultural education students attended the South Carolina Future Farmers of America-sponsored State Le...

March 6th, 2017 |  


Backyard gardening makes comeback

Backyard gardening makes comeback

UNION — As a college student, I have limited time between classes to grab a snack. One day my fellow intern Koby and I were walking to our inter...

March 5th, 2017 |  


FFA emblem fundraiser kicks off

FFA emblem fundraiser kicks off

RICHMOND, VA — Farm supply retailer Southern States Cooperative will kick off its annual FFA fundraiser on March 1 in an effort to support agric...

February 27th, 2017 |  


‘A Year-Round Survival Garden’

‘A Year-Round Survival Garden’

UNION — On Saturday, March 11, Union natives and garden enthusiasts Tommy Sinclair and Buddy Blackmon will lead a workshop at the Piedmont Physi...

February 26th, 2017 updated: February 26th, 2017. |  


4-H Garden Project April 3-5

4-H Garden Project April 3-5

UNION COUNTY — Spring will be here before you know it and Union County 4-H is offering the youth of Union County the opportunity to enjoy the se...

February 15th, 2017 |  


PPG welcomes USC Union interns

PPG welcomes USC Union interns

UNION — Union’s Piedmont Physic Garden (PPG) welcomes Bryana Vaughan and Koby Lee as spring interns working alongside horticulturist Billy...

February 5th, 2017 |  


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 |