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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Commissioner Weathers and Lt. Governor McGill Press Conference Announcement

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 24, 2014 Commissioner Hugh Weathers and Lt. Governor Yancey McGill to Make Historic Announcement on Senior Citizens’ Access to South Carolina Produce COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers and Lt. Governor Yancey McGill will host a press… read more ›
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Learn, Taste & See about SC Agriculture at the SC State Fair

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803‐734‐2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 7, 2014 Learn, Taste & See about SC Agriculture When You Visit the State Fair COLUMBIA, S.C. – When you visit the South Carolina State Fair this year, come learn, taste, and see about SC agriculture! The South Carolina Department of… read more ›
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Weathers Announces Specialty Crop Block Grant Recipients

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 6, 2014 South Carolina Department of Agriculture announces recipients of Specialty Crop Block Grant Program COLUMBIA, S.C. South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers is pleased to announce the South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) will receive $601,985.85 to fund… read more ›
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SCDA Names Amy London Grants Coordinator

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Meredith Atkinson, 803-734-2196, matkinson@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 2, 2014 South Carolina Department of Agriculture Names Amy London Grants Coordinator COLUMBIA, S.C. The South Carolina Department of Agriculture (SCDA) is pleased to announce the promotion of Amy London to Grants Coordinator. In this new role, Amy will serve the… read more ›
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