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South Carolina Department of Agriculture to Host Food Safety Training

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Stephanie Sox, 803-734-2196, ssox@scda.sc.gov                                     Emily Joyce; 803-734-2224; ejoyce@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 23, 2017 South Carolina Department of Agriculture to Host Food Safety Training COLUMBIA – The […]

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South Carolina Agricultural Labor Forum Scheduled

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Stephanie Sox, 803-734-2196, ssox@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 23, 2017 South Carolina Agricultural Labor Forum Scheduled COLUMBIA- The South Carolina Department of Agriculture and South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation partnered together to co-sponsor the first ever South Carolina Agricultural Labor Forum, scheduled for February […]

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Get “Wild in the Kitchen” at the Southeastern Wildlife Expo

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Stephanie Sox, 803-734-2196, ssox@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 14, 2017 Get “Wild in the Kitchen” at the Southeastern Wildlife Expo CHARLESTON – The South Carolina Department of Agriculture is teaming up with the Southeastern Wildlife Exposition (SEWE) to get “Wild in the Kitchen” during […]

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Wild for Certified SC

Every week Commissioner Hugh Weathers answers questions about what’s going on with agriculture in our state with The Southern Farm Network. Check back each week to hear the latest news, or you can listen to past interviews here. read more ›

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South Carolina Department of Agriculture Has Taken Regulatory Action Against B&H Foods of Chester

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Stephanie Sox, 803-734-2196, ssox@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 9, 2017 South Carolina Department of Agriculture Has Taken Regulatory Action Against B&H Foods of Chester COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Agriculture Consumer Protection Division took regulatory action today against B&H Foods located at 181 Saluda […]

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EQUUS Film Festival Comes to Camden

Every week Commissioner Hugh Weathers answers questions about what’s going on with agriculture in our state with The Southern Farm Network. Check back each week to hear the latest news, or you can listen to past interviews here. read more ›

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Applications Available for the 2017 Commissioner’s Cup BBQ Cook-off

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Stephanie Sox, 803-734-2196, ssox@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 2, 2017 Applications Available for the 2017 Commissioner’s Cup BBQ Cook-off COLUMBIA – Barbeque grill masters and backyard enthusiasts are invited to compete for the State Championship Title at the 2017 Commissioner’s Cup BBQ Cook-off and Festival, March […]

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