SC Peanut Board Donates Special Gift This Holiday Season

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 23, 2014 South Carolina Peanut Board Donates Special Gift This Holiday Season COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) is pleased to announce that the South Carolina Peanut Board has donated 1,440 jars of peanut butter to… read more ›
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Commissioner Weathers Tours Wateree Farm with SCDOC

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 22, 2014 Commissioner Weathers Tours Wateree Farm at SC Department of Corrections Wateree River Correctional Institution COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers got an inside tour of Wateree Farm in Rembert, SC on Thursday, Dec. 18.… read more ›
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SC Farmer Chalmers Carr Appointed to National Agriculture Advisory Board

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – November 21, 2014 South Carolina Farmer Chalmers Carr Appointed to National Agriculture Advisory Board COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Department of Agriculture is pleased to announce the appointment of South Carolina farmer, Mr. Chalmers Carr III, to the National Agricultural… read more ›
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Country Christmas Celebration at State Farmers Market Dec. 6

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov       FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – November 20, 2014 Kick-off the Holiday Season at the State Farmers Market Dec. 6 WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. – The State Farmers Market will take you back in time at the Country Christmas Celebration on Saturday, December 6 from 10 a.m. to… read more ›
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BBQ & Bluegrass Event Coming to State Farmers Market

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – November 6, 2014 BBQ and Bluegrass Event Coming to State Farmers Market WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. – The 2014 BBQ and Bluegrass event, hosted by Five Rivers Market, is Saturday, November 15, at the State Farmers Market. Come out and enjoy great… read more ›
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SC Ag Community to Feed Thanksgiving Meal to SC Senior Citizens

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 30, 2014 South Carolina Agriculture Community to Feed Thanksgiving Meal to 173 Senior Centers Using Certified SC Grown Products COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers and Lt. Governor Yancey McGill announced today that the South Carolina agriculture… read more ›
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