Light‘em up now for best results

Light‘em up now for best results

It’s time to break out the seeds and potting mix to start your garden plants indoors. It’s a great way to keep your green thumb in shape o...

February 19th, 2018 |  


Find out how ‘Food Is Fuel’

Find out how ‘Food Is Fuel’

UNION — Maybe it’s time for a different relationship with food — one that reminds us why we need food in the first place.Learn the r...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Union Oil Mill closing its doors

Union Oil Mill closing its doors

UNION — After 128 years of serving the farmers and gardeners of Union County the Union Oil Mill is closing its doors.In a statement released thi...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Time to soil sample for gardens

Time to soil sample for gardens

UNION COUNTY — With the freezing temperatures, many of us are probably not thinking about summer gardens. However, now is the time to start thin...

January 11th, 2018 |  


‘Healing Gardens’ workshop at PPG

‘Healing Gardens’ workshop at PPG

UNION — “Go outside and play. The fresh air will do you some good.” There’s a high probability that your parents or grandparen...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Selecting, caring for poinsettias

Selecting, caring for poinsettias

CLEMSON — It’s the Christmas season and if decorating with poinsettias is on your to-do list, a Clemson professor and poinsettia expert ha...

December 15th, 2017 |  


How to help your backyard birds

How to help your backyard birds

Americans in Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico suffered through devastating hurricanes this year, and they weren’t alone in their desolation —...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Preventing desperate deer damage

Preventing desperate deer damage

Deer can cause major damage to yards in any season, but in winter they can be downright deadly to some of the most expensive backyard landscape plants...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Some really tall collard greens

Some really tall collard greens

UNION — A Union woman who has been growing collard greens for years says she’s amazed that some of the collard greens she’s growing ...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Third graders to grow cabbages

Third graders to grow cabbages

Vegetable gardening teaches kids where food comes from, healthy eating and gets them outdoors, engaging with nature.A great way to get kids started in...

October 16th, 2017 |