Silver Coast Winery has announced the start of a new chapter of the American Wine Society. It will be called the Ocean Isle Beach Chapter of the American Wine Society (OIBCAWS), the fifth AWS chapter in North Carolina and the first in the eastern part of the state.
Dr. Claudette Smith, the interim associate administrator of the Cooperative Extension program at North Carolina A&T State University, was recently honored with a national Extension award for innovative programming regarding 4-H programs.
Plant selection and bed preparation enables rain gardens to tolerate periods when the soil is saturated as well as periods of dryness. A rain garden differs from other gardens in the amount of time it can remain flooded and still thrive.
It’s that time again for “cleaning up” my database of recipes on my computer that I had wanted to share but hadn’t for one reason or another. Usually I try to follow a theme for the week, but occasionally some recipes either don’t fit into a particular category or I just haven’t enough space to include them.