SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers

Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Unified…Not Uniform

SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers spoke at last week’s SC Agribiz Expo and Farm Show in Florence about the ag community’s need for unity in diversity. His remarks were part of a fundraiser breakfast for the Commissioner’s School for Agriculture.

Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Commissioner’s School for Agriculture

Even though it’s only January, it’s time to start thinking about Commissioner’s School for Agriculture. Applications are now being accepted for this year’s class. Commissioner Hugh Weathers joins me now with more: This will be our 16thclass at Commissioner’s School

Commissioner Hugh Weathers: 2019 Chef Ambassadors

From the upcountry to the coast, South Carolina is home to amazing cuisine and an abundance of delicious, locally grown products. In its 5th year, the South Carolina Chef Ambassador program recognizes chefs who embody the best of South Carolina’s

Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Government Shutdown and Agriculture

As we ended 2018 with the signing of the Farm Bill, we began 2019 with a government shutdown. Commissioner Weathers is here to tell us more about agriculture-specific programs and the shutdown. Partial shutdown, so some vital functions remain in

Commissioner Hugh Weathers: 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. Before farmers put seeds in the ground, they head over to meetings that concern

Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Christmas Past and Present

This week, many of us will gather around the table to share Christmas dinner. While we celebrate the day and being with family, holiday dinners are also a good time to share your farm’s history with younger generations. Commissioner Hugh

Commissioner Hugh Weathers Pleased with new Farm Bill

The House and Senate approved the Farm Bill last week and we are here with Commissioner Weathers to talk about the new legislation that will set federal agricultural and food policy for the next five years. I am very pleased

Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Holiday Fun throughout South Carolina

It’s officially December, and holiday cheer is in the air! Farms throughout the state have fun planned for the whole family! Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to tell us about some holiday events going on! Besides picking out a Christmas

Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Benefits of a Live Christmas Trees

Thanksgiving has come and gone, I am sure most people are ready to start getting those Christmas Trees. Commissioner Weathers is here to talk Christmas Trees and the benefits of buying a real Christmas tree this year. Once again this

Commissioner Hugh Weathers: Thanksgiving and Supporting Local Economies

Thanksgiving is this week. Aside from eating turkey, watching football, and spending time with family and friends, Thanksgiving has a lot of impact on the economy, both in SC and nationally. Commissioner Weathers is here to talk turkey, shopping locally,