SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: NASDA Winter Policy

Last week, the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) held its Winter Policy Conference. Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. This event is always a good opportunity to check in on what’s happening

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: ACRE Advanced Entrepreneur Applications Go Live Next Week

The Spring 2021 ACRE Advanced Entrepreneur Program applications will go live next week. Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. Applications for ACRE’s Advanced Entrepreneur Program will go live Tuesday, March 2nd and are due Monday

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Grower-Buyer Mash Up

Although it will look a little bit different this year, the South Carolina Department of Agriculture is gearing up for the annual Grower-Buyer Mash Up. Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. This year’s Grower Buyer

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Commissioner’s School for Ag Now Accepting Applications

Here to tell us more about the South Carolina Commissioner’s School for Agriculture is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. The South Carolina Commissioner’s School for Agriculture application is live now. The program will be held either virtually or in-person July

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: SCDA Updates

Here to tell give us an update on the happening at the South Carolina Department of Agriculture is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. SCDA is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the Phillips Market Center this month. PMC is a meeting,

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Trade Update

South Carolina Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here with us to provide a brief update on agribusiness and trade. There have been a lot of federal payments keeping farmers afloat recently – CFAP to address coronavirus losses, MFP to address

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Hemp 2021

The South Carolina Department of Agriculture’s Hemp Farming Program has officially opened applications for the 2021 growing season. Commissioner Hugh Weathers is with us to tell us more. The state’s Hemp Farming Program has grown from 20 farmers in 2018

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: New Year, Looking Back and Meeting Season

In the ag community, January is often referred to as “meeting season.” Commissioner Weathers is here to tell us all about the happenings this new year. This week we will ring in the new year. I think most of us

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Christmas and Reflecting on the year

This week, many of us will be celebrating the holidays. The slower pace of this time of year always gives Blanche and me time to reminisce about Christmases past. This year especially as we think of holidays and celebrations with

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: ACRE Pitch Day

The ACRE 2020 Curriculum Pitch was Tuesday, December 8th. Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. Over the course of this fall, the Agribusiness Center for Research and Entrepreneurship held its curriculum program, with five two-hour