September 26, 2007 RSS feed / Fields & Yields

In the Furrow

Update on the Crop Situation

The fall harvest season for cotton, peanuts, and soybeans has started on Burke County Farms. It is imperative that I inform the citizens of Burke County on the increased activity during harvest season. More...

Home & Garden Tips

Don't let the velvety hair of a puss caterpillar fool you

If you're the curious type, you may want to pick up a puss caterpillar, but don't do it. Hidden in all the velvety hairs are hollow spines with venom. More...

Recipes from Louise

Fewer ingredients mean quicker meals for busy cooks like us. These delicious dishes are examples of many recipes available that call for five ingredients or less. More...

Burke County Agricultural Calendar of Events

Sept. 27 - Master Gardener Meeting - Home of Peggy Gulyban, 3748 Roscommon South, Martinez. Sept. 29 - Plant Exchange and Sale - Savannah Rapids Pavilion Parking Lot, 9 a.m.-noon Oct. More...

Burke County 4-H Calendar Dates

Sept. 26 - Cotton Boll/Consumer Judging Practice - Burke Co. Office Park Conference Room - 3:30 p.m. Oct. 5 - Deadline for Entries in Holiday Card Contest. More...

Family & Consumer Science News

Pre-Diabetes: The early warning sign

Does diabetes run in your family? Do you have a parent, grandparent, brother or sister that has diabetes? If so, you are at high risk for developing the disease. In fact, you may already have pre-diabetes. More...