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Possumhaw (Ilex decidua) berries are a favorite among songbirds. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Last Two Pollinator Garden Tours of the Year

Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving tours of Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at Chatham …

Photo of Debbie RoosDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production
mating black thread-waisted wasps on mountain mint (Pycnanthemum muticum). Photo by Debbie Roos.

Two Pollinator Garden Tours in August!

Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving two tours in August of Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pollinator Paradise …

Photo of Debbie RoosDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production
Harland's Creek Farm. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Cost Share Funds for Organic Certification

The North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services (NCDA&CS) is now accepting applications for the organic cost share …

Photo of Debbie RoosDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production
Frost ring on apple. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Frost Ring on Apples

Some apple growers are noticing that some of their apples are looking a little strange, with odd colored scabby rings …

Photo of Debbie RoosDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production
Late June in the pollinator garden. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Pollinator Garden Tour Thursday July 7

Thursday July 7 at 10:00 am Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving a tour of Chatham County …

Photo of Debbie RoosDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production
Eastern tiger swallowtail on buttonbush. Photo by Debbie Roos.

Pollinator Garden Tour Monday June 27

Monday June 27 at 10:00 am Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving a tour of Chatham County …

Photo of Debbie RoosDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production
Honey bees on red milkweed (Asclepias rubra). Photo by Debbie Roos.

Two Pollinator Garden Tours This Week!

Chatham County Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will be giving two tours of Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s Pollinator Paradise Demonstration Garden at …

Photo of Debbie RoosDebbie RoosExtension Agent, Agriculture - Sustainable / Organic Production