SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers
SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers

SC Commissioner Weathers: National Farmers Market Week

August 1st through the 7th is National Farmers Market Week. SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more about how South Carolina’s Farmers Markets are being recognized. This is 22nd year of this annual celebration that aims …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: Farmer’s Market Update– Summer Tasting Events

SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more about some fun tasting events going on at the Columbia, Pee Dee, and Greenville Farmers Markets. Throughout July and into August, our three state farmers markets have been hosting …

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SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Commissioner’s School for Agriculture is Back

SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more about the upcoming South Carolina Commissioners School for Agriculture. Unfortunately, last year we were unable to hold the summer program due to Covid, the first missed year since the …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: ACRE Recipients

SCDA founded the Agribusiness Center for Research and Entrepreneurship (ACRE) in 2018, to help identify and nurture new ideas and agribusinesses in South Carolina. Here to tell us more about the most recent batch of ACRE award recipients is SC …

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SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Summer Travel

This past Sunday, June 20th, was the first day of Summer meaning Summer travel is starting to ramp up. Here to tell us more about how the SC Dept. of Agriculture plays a role in summer travel is Ag Commissioner …

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SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: SASDA Recap

The 2021 Southern Associations of State Departments of Agriculture (SASDA) Annual Conference was a five-day event hosted in Little Rock, Arkansas. Attendees received updates and discussed a variety of issues, polices, and programs that are important to the agriculture industry. …

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SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Beef and Dairy Month

June is National Beef and Dairy month! Here to tell us more about how South Carolina is recognizing these industries is SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. Dairy: You can’t underestimate the importance of beef and dairy farming in South Carolina …

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SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Congressional Staff Tour

Last week, SCDA partnered with some organizations to take in-state Congressional staff on an agribusiness tour. SCDA is passionate about agriculture and informing the general public about this great industry. Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to talk more about it. …

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SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: New ETC Documentary to Highlight “Hot Little Biscuit”

The South Carolina Department of Agriculture is sponsoring a new ETV documentary about Carrie Morey of Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit. Here to tell us more is Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers. Carrie Morey founded Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit over 15 years …

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SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Crop Update

Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here with us to give a spring and early summer crop update. Overall, we’ve been getting good reports from farmers around the state. After a later-than-usual start due to cool weather, strawberries in SC have had …

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