Application Available for 2019 Industrial Hemp Pilot Program

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Sally McKay; 803-734-2196; smckay@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 1, 2018 Application Available for 2019 Industrial Hemp Pilot Program COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Industrial Hemp Pilot Program could double in size during its second year, and applications for the 2019 program are available on the SC Department of Agriculture… read more ›
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Piedmont Plant & Flower Festival Returns to the Upstate

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Sally McKay; 803-734-2196; smckay@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 24, 2018 Piedmont Plant & Flower Festival Returns to the Upstate GREEENVILLE, S.C. –The South Carolina Department of Agriculture is hosting the 21st annual Piedmont Plant and Flower Festival at the Greenville State Farmers Market May 3-6. Event hours are Thursday- Saturday,… read more ›
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Spring Plant & Flower Festival Returns to Pee Dee State Farmers Market

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Sally McKay; 803-734-2196; smckay@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 16, 2018 Spring Plant & Flower Festival Returns to Pee Dee State Farmers Market FLORENCE, S.C. – Spring is here and it’s time to get your lawns and gardens ready for the season.  Come shop the 33rd annual Spring Plant & Flower… read more ›
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Lexington and Richland Waste Pesticide Collection Events Set

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Sally McKay; 803-734-2196; smckay@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 10, 2018 Lexington and Richland Waste Pesticide Collection Events Set COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) is partnering with Lexington and Richland Counties to offer South Carolina residents the opportunity to safely dispose of outdated, unusable or unwanted pesticides. The Lexington… read more ›
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Ridge Spring Waste Pesticide Collection Event Set

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Sally McKay; 803-734-2196; smckay@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 9, 2018 Ridge Spring Waste Pesticide Collection Event Set COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) is offeringouth Carolina residents the opportunity to safely dispose of outdated, unusable or unwanted pesticides.  The event will take place on Tuesday, April 24 from 9:00am… read more ›
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Come Shop the Midlands Spring Plant & Flower Festival

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Sally McKay; 803-734-2196; smckay@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 6, 2018 Come Shop the Midlands Spring Plant & Flower Festival COLUMBIA – The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) is hosting the annual Midlands Spring Plant & Flower Festival on April 12-15 at the State Farmers Market, located at 3483 Charleston Highway, West… read more ›
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