Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

September, 2009
Regional Report

Shows & Events

True Nature Country Fair
The Organic Growers School will sponsor its third annual "True Nature Country Fair," on September 26 and 27 at the Big Ivy Community Center in Barnardsville, North Carolina. The Fair will feature vendors of local, organic, and sustainable products and resources from around the Southeast, workshops on all aspects of sustainable living, a children's program, and live music. Entrance fees are $5 for adults and $3 for children. For more information, visit the Web site at

Web Finds

Monarch Watch
Keep track of the current migration of monarchs and learn more about these butterflies at Monarch Watch, a Web site dedicated to education, conservation, and research. The site includes a blog with frequent updates of new information, a forum for your input, a shop that offers supplies such as seed and tagging kits, and an opportunity to make a tax-free donation.


Today's site banner is by EscondidoCal and is called "Water Hibiscus"