SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers

5th Annual South Carolina AgriBiz & Farm Expo Coming Up

  The South Carolina AgriBiz & Farm Expo is coming up next week at the Florence Civic Center in Florence, SC.  Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is looking forward to the event…this year’s theme is “Efficiency on the Farm”. Weathers says

2016 SC Fly-Over

South Carolina’s Ag Commissioner, Hugh Weathers looks back at some of the highlights of 2016 in the Palmetto State’s world of agriculture.

SC Ag Commissioner Offers Holiday Well Wishes

It’s coming up on Christmas alter this week and many of us will gather around the table to share Christmas dinner and spend time with our families. SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers says this is a good time to reminisce

SCDA & Parks, Recreation & Tourism Name 2017 Chef Ambassadors

South Carolina’s Ag Commissioner, Hugh Weathers says that the 2017 Chef Ambassadors have been named.  The four, from all over the state, will represent South Carolina agriculture, as well as tourism all over the country next year at various events

SCDA To Host Food Safety Training for Farmers

On December 15th, the South Carolina Department of Agriculture will host a food safety meeting, primarily for small vegetable and fruit growers, at the Farm Bureau office in Cayce. The meeting is designed to help smaller producers learn what will

Many Things to Look Forward to in the Post Election World

South Carolina’s Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers says that now that the dust is settling after the wild election season, there’s some things we might be able to look forward to in the upcoming Trump administration. Some of the key issues

Let’s Talk Turkey

South Carolina’s Ag Commissioner, Hugh Weathers talks turkey this week, specifically South Carolina-grown turkeys.

Certified SC for the Holidays

With Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner, South Carolina’s Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is encouraging everyone to lay their tables with Certified SC Grown products. Almost everything in a traditional Thanksgiving meal can be found from a Certified SC

Palmetto Series Canned Food Drive

It’s time once again for the Certified SC Grown Palmetto Series Canned Food Drives. SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers says that fans can get in on the action with a canned food donation that will benefit Harvest Hope and Golden

National Pork Month

October has been National Pork Month, and SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers says that when you say ‘pork’ in the Palmetto State, one usually thinks of BBQ, but pork means so much  more to the South Carolina ag economy. The