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Gardening Tips- Powdery Mildew

Over the past ten days I’ve had a number of calls about a white, fluffy substance growing on the leaves of various vegetable and ornamental plants. This is due to a common fungal MORE »

2014 4-H & YOUTH DAY CAMP

It is not too late to sign your children up for day camp.  We have 8 exciting weeks worth of camps for your children to learn, explore, discover, meet new friends, and just MORE »

Gardening Tips: Cold Damage

Last week was my monthly question and answer column, where I address a few common questions gardeners have that may not each warrant a full column by themselves.  I neglected to answer what MORE »

Gardening Tips: Q & A

April is National Gardening Month and judging by how often my phone has been ringing lately, people are celebrating by working out in the yard.  Here are a few questions that have come MORE »

Gardening Tips: Pruning

Over the many years I’ve writing articles for the Daily Herald, I’ve written about pruning more times than I can count.  In fact, it may be the topic I’ve discussed most frequently.  Unfortunately, MORE »

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EVENTS View All
4-H Hunger Games Camp (Ages 6-14)Mon Jul 28 - Fri Aug 1, 2014 - ALL DAY Today Where:
4-H Rural Life Center, HWY 903, Halifax, NC
— 2 hours ago
4-H Castaway Camp (Ages 6-14)Mon Aug 4 - Thu Aug 7, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
4-H Rural Life Center, HWY 903, Halifax, NC
— 7 days away
4-H County Council MeetingTue Aug 12, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Halifax County Cooperative Extension Service, Kitchen, 359 Ferrell Lane, Halifax, NC 27839
— 2 weeks away
Youth SummitFri Aug 15 - Sat Aug 16, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Asheville, NC, United States
— 3 weeks away
Halifax County Horse Council MeetingThu Aug 21, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Halifax County Extension Office Kitchen, 359 Ferrell Lane, Halifax, NC 27870
— 4 weeks away
Labor Day - OFFICE CLOSEDMon Sep 1 - Mon Sep 1, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
Halifax, NC, United States
— 1 month away
4-H State Council ConferenceSat Sep 6 - Sun Sep 7, 2014 - ALL DAY Where:
McKimmon Center, Raleigh, NC
— 1 month away
4-H County Council MeetingTue Sep 9, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Halifax County Cooperative Extension Service, Kitchen, 359 Ferrell Lane, Halifax, NC 27839
— 1 month away
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