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McSwain Center Policies and Procedures

The McSwain Extension Education and Agriculture Center is available. Lee County Farm Bureau Auditorium Contact us for: Policies and Procedures / Facility …

Garlic

Growing Garlic

Visions of vampires aside, garlic is good for your blood. Researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham found …

Strengthening Community Health

Many people are aware that healthy eating and physical activity can help prevent or delay the onset of some …

Yellow Mum

Mums the Word!

Nothing screams fall like the vivid autumn colors of mums. Mums offer a variety of color with minimum care. …

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Lee Regional Fair Is Near!

One of the biggest events of the year in our area is the Lee Regional Fair. For one whole …

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Fleas for Fall

Fleas are some of the most annoying biting pests known to man and pets. They’re also difficult to control, …

Figure 2 Rhus typhina by Scott Zona CC BY-NC-2.0

Not All Sumac Are the Same

Most people think of irritated skin / dermatitis when the word Sumac is mentioned. Actually, Poison Sumac is a …

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Is It Fall Already?

Fall webworms, one of our native insect pests, are a perennial nuisance and in some cases a destructive pest. …

Eat and Drink Your Water

Written by: Noa Borkan, Dietetic Intern Summer is a time for fun in the sun, outdoor activities, and unfortunately, lots …

Focus on the Food

Written by: Stacy Fairey, Dietetic Intern For years, the main message behind weight loss has been to eat fewer calories …

Arthritis and Gardening

Those of us who love life in the garden know what enjoyment it brings. Although the garden may beckon …

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St. John's Wort

Color is a good way to bring interest into our landscapes. Often, we turn to colorful blooms to meet …

Fresh Delicious Peaches

No doubt those of us who love peaches enjoyed nearby Montgomery County’s North Carolina Peach Festival. Every year on …

Christmas Trees in July

Most people aren’t thinking about Christmas trees at this time of the year, but Christmas tree producers work year …