More Articles from Rowan County Center

Pesticide Disposal Day

Rowan County is hosting a community Special Waste Disposal Day When: Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 from 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Where: Rowan County Recycling Processing Center located at 1102 N. Long Street MORE »


Nickels for Know How Referendum

The Rowan County Nickels for Know-How Referendum will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016.  Amy-Lynn Albertson, Rowan County Extension Director said one polling place has been established for Rowan County.  The polling location MORE »


Farm Pond Management

Just about every old home place or farm has a pond.  Ponds can be lots of fun for fishing, swimming and other aquatic recreation.  Ponds are also extremely useful for irrigation of plants, MORE »

4-H Fall Plant Sale

The Rowan County 4-H Fall Plant Sale is underway! Call the Extension Office, 704-216-8970, and place your order MORE »


Q&A: Busy as a Bee!

Garden Column March 9, 2016 I am going to admit it; I am as busy as a bee! I will go ahead and apologize to my clients that with this warm weather, I am swamped! MORE »


Q&A: Spring has almost Sprung!

Garden Column March 2, 2016 Spring will be here in no time! Flowers are starting to bloom, trees are budding, and insects are getting active. This is the busiest time of year for Cooperative Extension, MORE »


Q&A: Hay and Pruning

Garden Column January 20, 2015 It is hard to believe that the first month of the New Year is almost over. Time never seems to slow down and with that being said, pruning MORE »


Q&A: Honey, Bees, and Community Gardening

Gardening Column January 13, 2015 As the days and nights get colder, questions come in about gardening and surprisingly about bees. Here are a few of this week’s questions and how I answered MORE »