SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Soybean Board Nominations

USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) is requesting nominations by May 1, 2020, to fill positions that will become vacant, including alternate positions, on the United Soybean Board in December 2020. Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: COVID-19 and Food Supply

As South Carolinians come together to help stop the spread of COVID-19, Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers wants people to know that there is plenty of food to weather the crisis. That’s right Mike. Needless to say, we are living

Weathers: Food and Fiber Industries Are Essential During Emergency

COLUMBIA — Agriculture, food production and food distribution are essential industries that provide food and fiber for all and play a critical role in the state’s economy. Never is this more true than during an emergency. During the COVID-19 response, Commissioner of

Commissioner Weathers Urges Calm on Food Supply

COLUMBIA — As South Carolinians come together to help stop the spread of COVID-19, Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers wants people to know that there is plenty of food to weather the crisis. “As we monitor the coronavirus outbreak, we’ve reached

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: COVID-19 Update

SCDA has been closely watching developments with the Coronavirus and has adjusted some of its operational procedures in preparations. Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. CoVid-19 has dominated headlines everywhere of late. Some of the

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Grower-Buyer Meet-up

The 2020 Certified South Carolina Grower-Buyer Meet Up is tomorrow (Wednesday), March 11 from 2-5pm at the Phillips Market Center in West Columbia. Here to tell us more about the event is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. If you are

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: NASDA Recap

Last week, State Ag Commissioners met in our nation’s capital to discuss the most pertinent issues facing the agriculture community. Here to tell us more about the NASDA Conference is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. NASDA meetings are always a

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: 2020 Hemp Farming Program

The South Carolina Department of Agriculture is now accepting permit applications for the 2020 hemp season. Here to tell us more about where to find the application and other hemp resources, is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. That’s right Mike.

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Specialty Crop Block Grant Applications Being Accepted

Applications for the USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP) are live. Here to tell us more about the applications and requirements is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. The SCBGP is an important resource for strengthening the specialty crop industry.

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: SEWE this Weekend

The Southeastern Wildlife Expo will be held in Charleston, SC February 14-16.  Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. We are all looking forward to another great SEWE this year. SEWE is a three-day celebration of