October 4, 2012 RSS feed / News

Hydrangea blooms turn colors based on the soils pH level

My first question as Columbia County’s agriculture and natural resource Extension agent came from a gardener from my hometown of Lincolnton, Ga. She had planted pink hydrangeas in the spring, but now the blooms were blue.  More...

Sales tax holiday weekend is Oct. 5-7

The Georgia Department of Revenue announces that the "Energy and Water Efficient" sales tax holiday weekend will be October 5-7.  More...

Hudgens reminds Georgians that Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 7-13

Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) remind Georgians that Fire Prevention Week is October 7-13. The theme this year is, “Have Two Ways Out!”  More...