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Peanut Harvesting Season

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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Fruit & Vegetable Newsletter: October 23, 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 & Vegetable Division. Download the Fruit & Vegetable Newsletter [pdf] View back issues of the newsletter

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Livestock Newsletter: October 23, 2020

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

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Pure Blue Fish Establishing Operations in Orangeburg County

South Carolina Department of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers, Commissioner Media Contact: Eva Moore, 803-734-2196, emoore@scda.sc.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 20, 2020 Pure Blue Fish Establishing Operations in Orangeburg County More than $28.1 million investment will create 82 new jobs COLUMBIA – Pure Blue Fish, a fish farming company, today announced plans to establish operations in Orangeburg […]

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Minority Farmers Resources

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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How SC Farm to School Teaches Kids about Food and Ag During COVID

The SC Garden Toolkit is one of many resources available for download at scfarmtoschool.com.   Hands On How SC Farm to School Teaches Kids about Food and Ag During COVID Story by Hannah Arndt This story appears in the October 15, 2020 issue of the South Carolina Market Bulletin. October is National Farm to School Month. […]

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Fruit & Vegetable Newsletter: October 16, 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 & Vegetable Division. Download the Fruit & Vegetable Newsletter [pdf] View back issues of the newsletter

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Livestock Newsletter: October 16, 2020

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

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