1 million years to decompose

1 million years to decompose

UNION — Any way you look at it, a million years is a really long time, but it’s especially long if you’re waiting for that glass bot...

April 27th, 2017 |  


What’s chirping in your backyard?

What’s chirping in your backyard?

UNION — Do you enjoy watching birds in your backyard? If you answered yes to this question, then Piedmont Physic Garden is hosting the perfect w...

April 9th, 2017 |  


What’s blooming in your yard?

What’s blooming in your yard?

UNION — A little imagination and a love of plants can lead to great possibilities this season and beyond, and the March 18 gardening workshop at...

March 12th, 2017 updated: March 12th, 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. |  


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 |  


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 |