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. |  


Conservation and economic growth

Conservation and economic growth

CAMDEN — Clemson Professor Rob Baldwin is working to turn a piece of Kershaw County in to a nucleus for discussion and collaboration in a quest ...

November 11th, 2016 |  


Garden club affiliates with PPG

Garden club affiliates with PPG

UNION — The members of the last garden club in Union and the city’s first botanical garden are joining forces.Representatives of the Piedm...

November 6th, 2016 |  


An extra inning of healthy harvest

An extra inning of healthy harvest

The growing season isn’t over with the arrival of cool weather. Until the first hard frost hits, you have time to plant, pick and plate deliciou...

October 7th, 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 |  


‘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 |