SC Oyster Co-op Aims to Build New Business, Pass on Old Wisdom

SC Oyster Co-op Aims to Build New Business, Pass on Old Wisdom By Eva Moore This story appears in the November 17, 2022 issue of the South Carolina Market Bulletin. For the members of the Cape Romain Oyster Cooperative, farming oysters is the future. Farming ensures a sustainable future for wild oyster populations. It also means a sustainable future for… read more ›
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Photo Shoots Can Offer New Income for Farmers

  Photo Shoots Can Offer New Income for Farmers Photographers, Farmers Weigh In on What to Consider By Samantha Day  •  Photos courtesy Karly Richardson This story appears in the October 7, 2021 issue of the South Carolina Market Bulletin. As you’re scrolling through your Facebook or Instagram feed, you may notice a trend: family portraits and graduation photos taken… read more ›
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Corn Maze Tips & Tricks from Veteran Mazers

By Samantha Day The cool mornings are a sign that autumn is coming, which can only mean that it’s time to get lost in some corn! If you haven’t had the pleasure of losing your sense of direction in a field of corn, that’s OK. Whether you’re two or 82, almost anyone can take part in the fun because there’s… read more ›
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Certified SC Produce is Bountiful in June

  Certified SC Produce is Bountiful in June By Samantha Day This story appears in the June 17, 2021 issue of the South Carolina Market Bulletin. June is an abundant month for South Carolina produce. Farmers are hard at work harvesting fruits and vegetables – but some of the most important work was done back in April and May. It takes… read more ›
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New Market and Café Working with Lowcountry Farmers

  New Market and Café Working with Lowcountry Farmers By Samantha Day This story appears in the June 3, 2021 issue of the South Carolina Market Bulletin. The day before the grand opening of Lowcountry Fresh, co-owner Andy Rolfe heard the song “A Change Is Gonna Come” by Sam Cooke on his way to his newest endeavor. This is exactly what… read more ›
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SC Legislators Enjoy Official State Snack

Left: Jared Jester and Lauren Michalski of Heritage Peanut Co. delivered peanuts to state legislators’ offices. Top Middle: Jared Jester poses in front of the State House with ACRE Executive Director Kyle Player. Jester won grant funding and mentoring from ACRE in 2019 for his Heritage Peanut Co. Bottom Middle: SCDA staff enjoyed boiled peanuts and sunshine in celebration of… read more ›
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