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Get Your Yard Ready for Fall at the Greenville State Farmers Market’s AutumnFest

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Eva Moore, 803-734-2196, emoore@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 16, 2019 Get Your Yard Ready for Fall at the Greenville State Farmers Market’s AutumnFest GREENVILLE — AutumnFest, the Greenville State Farmers Market’s fall plant and flower festival, returns September 27-28, 2019.  Visitors can shop for plants, garden […]

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Fruit & Vegetable Newsletter: September 13, 2019

South Carolina Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Report is published weekly except Thanksgiving and Christmas by the SC Dept. of Agriculture, Hugh Weathers, Commissioner. Published by the Market News Division, 117 Ballard Court, West Columbia, SC 29172 in Cooperation with USDA-AMS Fruit & Vegetable Division. Download the Fruit & Vegetable Newsletter from September 13, 2019 View back issues of […]

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Livestock Newsletter: September 13, 2019

South Carolina Livestock Report is published weekly except Thanksgiving and Christmas by the SC Dept. of Agriculture, Hugh Weathers, Commissioner. Published by the Market News Division, 117 Ballard Court, West Columbia, SC 29172. Download the Livestock Newsletter from September 13, 2019 View back issues of the newsletter

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NASDA in Albuquerque, NM

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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Midlands Plant & Flower Festival Returns for Fall 2019

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Eva Moore, 803-734-2196, emoore@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 9, 2019 Midlands Plant & Flower Festival Returns for Fall 2019 COLUMBIA – Fall is in the air, and the Midlands Plant & Flower Festival is returning to the South Carolina State Farmers Market. This year’s fall festival […]

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Agribusiness Curriculum Program Seeks Budding Entrepreneurs

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Eva Moore, 803-734-2196, emoore@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 9, 2019 Agribusiness Curriculum Program Seeks Budding Entrepreneurs COLUMBIA – The Agribusiness Center for Research and Entrepreneurship (ACRE), in partnership with Clemson Cooperative Extension, is now accepting applications for the second annual curriculum program for agribusiness innovators. The […]

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Department of Agriculture Assessing Dorian’s Impact on SC Farms

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Eva Moore, 803-734-2196, emoore@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – September 6, 2019 Department of Agriculture Assessing Dorian’s Impact on SC Farms COLUMBIA – Now that the immediate threat of Hurricane Dorian has passed, the South Carolina Department of Agriculture has begun assessing the extent of any agricultural losses […]

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Livestock Newsletter: September 5, 2019

South Carolina Livestock Report is published weekly except Thanksgiving and Christmas by the SC Dept. of Agriculture, Hugh Weathers, Commissioner. Published by the Market News Division, 117 Ballard Court, West Columbia, SC 29172. Download the Livestock Newsletter from September 05, 2019 View back issues of the newsletter

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