Two of South Carolina’s Favorites Matchup This Weekend

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Stephanie Sox, 803-734-2196, ssox@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 1, 2017 Two of South Carolina’s Favorites Matchup This Weekend COLUMBIA, S.C. – Baseball and peanuts go together like a ball and glove. South Carolina’s favorite pastime and favorite snack come together this month as the Certified SC Grown Palmetto Series… read more ›
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National FFA Week

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 › read more ›
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York County Waste Pesticide Collection Event Set

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contacts: Stephanie Sox, 803-734-2196, ssox@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 27, 2017 York County Waste Pesticide Collection Event Set YORK–The South Carolina Department of Agriculture is partnering with York County to offer South Carolina residents the opportunity to safely dispose of outdated, unusable or unwanted pesticides on Saturday, March 4, from… read more ›
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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 South Carolina Department of Agriculture… read more ›
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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 28 from 8:30 a.m. until… read more ›
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