Farm Carolina - Index
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:01 a.m.
Gary L. Pierce, Horticulture Extension Agent or Harnett County answers questions
SALISBURY — The National Weather Service has added a freeze watch to its earlier freeze warning.
Gary L. Pierce, Horticulture Extension Agent of Harnett County answers questions
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden rolls out the red carpet for mothers during its biggest event of the year on May 10 and 11
BELMONT, N.C. – Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden offers guests a chance to escape from their daily routine -- or just spend an afternoon with friends -- during its Splendor in the Spring picnic on
SPENCER — Farmers, friends and fans of history gathered Saturday for the annual Antique Tractors and Trains show at the N.C. Transportation Museum.
SALISBURY — Gardening is a great pastime, and many people just love to play in the soil. Because of hectic schedules or limited property, I receive many questions on gardening in small spaces.
SALISBURY — Last week’s garden column featured moss in lawns and ways to control it as a weed. Many homeowners call and complain about moss in their lawns, but, ironically, there are those who want
SALISBURY — Spring is in full swing and with that starts the questions of farmers’ markets, gardening and the general outdoors. Being a local food agent, I am privy to all of those details.
The Cabarrus County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Association will present the ninth annual Spring Herb & Plant Festival on Saturday, April 12.
SALISBURY — Because of our cold, wet winter and less-than-vigorous lawns, moss seems to be a common complaint for many. The carpet-like weed is often a symptom of existing cultural problems
SALISBURY — With the arrival of daylight saving time, many have already ventured outside to try to catch up on their lawn maintenance. Fescue lawns, along with winter weeds, are beginning to green up
The N.C. Department of Agriculture in conjunction with N.C. State University is sponsoring a Hay Day April 16, beginning at 9 a.m., rain or shine, at the Piedmont Research Station, 8350 Sherrills
SALISBURY — Farming is one of the best jobs a person can have. It is also one of the most difficult, demanding and least thanked professions.
Here’s a calendar to use as you tackle yard work and gardening in the coming months, compiled by Darrell Blackwelder, director of the Rowan Cooperative Extension Service.
For tough cleaning tasks, like removing stains from concrete, or monster ones, like washing an entire house, elbow grease goes only so far, say the experts at This Old House magazine.