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 |  


Robot, drones put on a show

Robot, drones put on a show

PENDLETON — A rumbling robot and several high-flying drones recently made an on-site appearance at Clemson University to burrow through and buzz...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 26th, 2016. |  


Save money and conserve water

Save money and conserve water

Too much or not enough water and never when you need it seems to be a common lament of gardeners. Reduce the impact of these weather challenges while ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


New and beginning farmers program

New and beginning farmers program

CLEMSON — Farmers getting their feet wet in agribusiness have access to comprehensive entrepreneurial education and business training through a ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


‘Homegrown Honey’ this Saturday

‘Homegrown Honey’ this Saturday

UNION — Persons interested in keeping honeybees and enjoying the fruits of the insects’ labors are invited to take part in a workshop for ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


FSA nomination deadline nears

FSA nomination deadline nears

SPARTANBURG — The deadline for nominations for the Spartanburg/Union/Cherokee Farm Service Agency County Committee is fast approaching.“Un...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


PPG presents ‘Homegrown Honey’

PPG presents ‘Homegrown Honey’

UNION — Piedmont Physic Garden and the Union County Beekeepers Association invite you to get up close and personal with bees with a July 30 work...

July 17th, 2016 |  


Bees: What’s the buzz about?

Bees: What’s the buzz about?

UNION — A tranquil walk in the garden can quickly become a questionable experience when the all-too-familiar thunderous drone of a bumble bee fi...

July 17th, 2016 updated: July 17th, 2016. |  


Heat wave could be calamitous for farmers

Heat wave could be calamitous for farmers

CLEMSON — Just when things were looking promising for farmers in most areas of the state, another dry and wicked heat wave has a hold on South C...

July 12th, 2016 |  


Putting the Ag in Ag+Art

Putting the Ag in Ag+Art

UNION COUNTY — Always popular with those looking for fresh produce grown locally the Union County Farmers Market was also a popular stop during ...

July 10th, 2016 |