Certified SC Grown

It’s a matter of taste. And that taste starts right here.

Where to Buy Local

Find farmers markets, roadside stands and all other purveyors of local produce.

Fresh on the Menu

Find restaurants that serve Certified SC Grown produce and products

Market Bulletin

Need to buy or sell an agricultural or agricultural-related item? The Market Bulletin lists everything from land to livestock and equipment to aquaculture.

Ag Marketing

Part of our job is to make sure people know about the great agricultural products that are grown across our state.

Recent News | 11/25/2020 | Posted in Southern Farm Network Radio Address


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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Calendar of Events

11/21/2020 - 11/28/2020
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12/01/2020 - 12/03/2020
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Food Safety

See how the SC Department of Agriculture is ensuring consumer safety by verifying that products are grown, weighed, and labeled properly.

Important Forms

Find the correct forms for obtaining a license or permit, completing an application, and more.

Recent News | 11/23/2020 | Posted in Miscellaneous

SCDA’s New Market Development Team Works to Match Producers and Buyers

  Left: Fire Ant Farms on Johns Island grows fresh vegetables like kale, collards, specialty peppers, turnips, carrots and more. They’ve succeeded during the pandemic by selling at their local farmers market with occasional wholesale opportunities. Center: As a food…
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Market News

Access market reports on livestock, fruit and vegetables and other agricultural commodities.

Drought Monitor

Report drought and other weather conditions to help us monitor agricultural impacts.

Recent News | 11/20/2020 | Posted in Newsletter

Fruit & Vegetable Newsletter: November 20, 2020

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 &…
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