The truth about hot peppers

The truth about hot peppers

MUKWONAGO, WI — Don’t be afraid to add a little spicy heat to your meals this season by growing a few hot peppers in the garden or contain...

May 20th, 2016 updated: May 20th, 2016. |  


Seniors to receive $25 in coupons

Seniors to receive $25 in coupons

UNION — The Union County Council on Aging will distribute coupons enabling 400 low-income senior citizens to buy $25 worth of fresh produce from...

May 18th, 2016 updated: May 18th, 2016. |  


Workshops to explain USDA programs

Workshops to explain USDA programs

COLUMBIA — U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) agencies are teaming up in May to provide multiple workshops aimed at helping Jasper, Orangebur...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Farmers washed out of fields

Farmers washed out of fields

CLEMSON — A month after historic rains flooded South Carolina, farmers remain washed out of fields during a critical period for harvesting and w...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Calling designers of all ages

Calling designers of all ages

BOILING SPRINGS — Belue Farms Natural Foods Market announces its first Winter Hay Bale Design Contest starting November 1. For the past few year...

October 28th, 2015 |  


Song grows winning garden

Song grows winning garden

Staff ReportUNION COUNTY — Despite a very hot, dry summer, Ashtyn Song and her younger brother Kamrin, planted, maintained, and harvested their ...

September 29th, 2015 |  


Good turnout for farm show

Good turnout for farm show

UNION — The 13th annual Union County Antique Farm Equipment Show was held this past Saturday at the Union County Fairgrounds.The show included n...

September 27th, 2015 |  


Farm Show this Saturday

Farm Show this Saturday

By Charles Warnercwarner@civitasmedia.comUNION — Livestock, tractors, quilting, woodcarving, blacksmithing, and lots of activities for the child...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Farmers qualify for assistance

Farmers qualify for assistance

UNION COUNTY — Even though Union County has not been declared a disaster area due to drought local farmers and ranchers still qualify for natura...

September 16th, 2015 |  


Hands on learning at the PPG

Hands on learning at the PPG

By Charles Warnercwarner@civitasmedia.comUNION — The founders of the Piedmont Physic Garden have ambitious plans for the garden and they got som...

August 2nd, 2015 |