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 |  


Learning to fill prescriptions

Learning to fill prescriptions

UNION COUNTY — Whether the patient walks on two legs or four making sure they get the right medication in the right dosage is crucial to their c...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


4-H Livestock Show Competition winners

4-H Livestock Show Competition winners

UNION COUNTY — These are the winners of the 2017 Livestock Show Competition at the Union County Agricultural Fair.Goats• Toddler Showmansh...

November 16th, 2017 |  


2017 Agronomic Crops winners

2017 Agronomic Crops winners

UNION COUNTY — These are the winners of the 2017 Agronomic Crops competition at the Union County Agricultural Fair.Corn, Indian• Sara McKn...

October 22nd, 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 |  


Better than medicine and surgery

Better than medicine and surgery

UNION — Terri Edwards wants to know what’s on your plate. It’s personal to her as the plant-based food researcher and educator has s...

October 1st, 2017 |  


An ‘old-fashioned’ county fair

An ‘old-fashioned’ county fair

UNION COUNTY — While other counties have seen their agricultural fairs disappear over the years Union County’s is still going strong and t...

August 14th, 2017 |  


1,400 people from 33 zip codes

1,400 people from 33 zip codes

UNION COUNTY — A tour that gives the public the opportunity to enjoy the arts while also learning about agriculture brought more than a thousand...

August 14th, 2017 |  


7 reasons why millennials garden

7 reasons why millennials garden

The stereotype: Millennials spend more time interacting with the digital world than the natural world around them. The reality: Five million of the 6 ...

August 3rd, 2017 |