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Every week Commissioner Hugh Weathers talks 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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$3.1 Million in Locally Grown Food Headed to South Carolina Schools

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Eva Moore, 803-734-2196, emoore@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – November 22, 2022 $3.1 Million in Locally Grown Food Headed to South Carolina Schools COLUMBIA – South Carolina students will be eating more food grown by local farmers as part of a partnership involving the South Carolina Department of Agriculture and… read more ›
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Livestock Newsletter: November 18, 2022

South Carolina Livestock 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. Download the Livestock Newsletter [pdf] View newsletter back issues read more ›
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Fruit & Vegetable Newsletter: November 18, 2022

The 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 & Vegetable Division. Download the Fruit and Vegetable Newsletter [pdf] View back issues of the newsletter read more ›
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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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