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Fencing Deer From the Garden

Gardeners often consider deer to be a major hindrance in growing plants because they browse on young tender plant …

Healthy Holiday Appetizers

Holidays mean celebrations with family, friends and co-workers and what’s a celebration without some terrific food and sharing of …

Gardening With Deer

Deer are described as beautiful, graceful, plentiful and tasty. Others call them a pest with a big appetite. Large …

Growing Pecans

Pecans have been grown on family homesteads in North Carolina for many generations for food and profit. Today, pecans …

Think Outside the Turkey Sandwich!

Did your turkey outlast your Thanksgiving lunch? Are you on mashed potato overload? No problem, mix your leftover turkey …

Pears Peak in Fall

Fresh pears are abundant this time of year and are an excellent choice for nutrition! The good news on …

Landscapes Benefit From Mulch

North Carolina gardeners use many organic materials as a mulch. There are many good reasons to use mulch in …

Pumpkins Are Pleasing

More and more pumpkins have appeared as the temperatures have cooled. Pumpkins are appreciated for decorative use in the …

Time for Collard Greens!

Chill is in the air and that means our first frost, which means it is now time to pick, …