SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Fall Plant and Flower Festivals

One of the most beloved events hosted by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture will look a little different this year. Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. The Fall Plant and Flower Festivals are usually

Weathers: Greenhouse Campus a Game Changer for SC Farming

By Hugh E. Weathers, South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Over the next two years, several hundred acres of land near Early Branch, South Carolina will be transformed into greenhouses for farming. Using recycled rainwater and high-tech climate controls, farming companies

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: ACRE Curriculum Program

The Agribusiness Center for Research and Entrepreneurship (ACRE) is now accepting applications for the third annual curriculum program for agribusiness innovators. Here to tell us more is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. We founded ACRE three years ago to boost research and

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Economic Development Announcement for Hampton Co.

Exciting news is coming out of South Carolina. Here to tell us more about a recent economic development project announcement is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. This Joint Venture project will build approximately 140 acres of greenhouses for production of

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Farmers to Food Banks Round Two Update

Here with an update on the South Carolina Farmers to Food Banks program is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. So far, the Farmers to Food Banks program that was launched in June, has helped South Carolina producers and distributors donate

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: CFAP 2.0

South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more about the recent additions and new deadlines for the USDA’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program. If you are a farmer or rancher whose operation has been directly impacted

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: COVID-19 Recovery

All of us in the agriculture community were concerned to hear that Commissioner Hugh Weathers had contracted COVID-19. He’s in the clear now and is here to talk about his personal experience with the virus. As many of you know,

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Mystery Seeds

There have been reports across the nation of individuals receiving unsolicited or mismarked packages of seeds. Here to tell us more about how South Carolina is handling the situation is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. Over the past week, SCDA

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Summer Produce Update

Nothing could be finer than some South Carolina summer fruits and vegetables! Here to give us a summer produce update is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. The climate this spring and summer has been favorable, which has led to great

SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: School for Agriculture Cancelled for 2020

Unfortunately, the 2020 South Carolina Commissioner’s School for Agriculture has been canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions. Here to tell us more about the program, is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. The week of July 20th is usually SCCSA week. This