SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers
SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers

SC Commissioner Weathers: Crop Update – Peach, Watermelon, and Specialty Crops

Spring and summer produce are coming along in South Carolina. Here’s SC Commissioner Hugh Weathers to tell us about it. The spring and summer harvest in South Carolina are looking great so far. Summer crops, such as tomatoes and peppers …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: A Renewable Natural Gas Project in SC

Today we’re holding a ribbon cutting at the Mercedes-Benz Vans plant in Ladson, South Carolina for an exciting project. GreenGasUSA, which is based in Charleston, installed equipment last year at McCall Farms to capture the methane from its Wastewater Treatment …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: Eastern Produce Council a Major Marketing Outreach

South Carolina ag commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more about an upcoming annual event hosted by the SC Dept. of Agriculture. Next week, Katie Pfeiffer, SCDA’s Market Development Coordinator, and Ginny Gohagan, our Peach and Watermelon Marketing …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: Golf and Floriculture

South Carolina is home to many national sporting events. SC Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more about one of SC ag’s top sectors. The Masters just wrapped up in Augusta, GA and the RBC Heritage …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: Spring Flower and Plant Shows

The weather is warming up and people are ready to get outside. Spring brings the annual Plant and Flower shows to the South Carolina State Farmers Markets. SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more about the …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: Food and Ag Play a Vital Role in SC Economy

South Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture, Hugh Weathers, is here to tell us more about the recent Feeding the Economy report and what it means for South Carolina and the nation. Agriculture is South Carolina’s number one industry. With an almost …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: SCCSA Reunion is Wednesday

Tomorrow, students from across South Carolina that participated in the SC Commissioner’s School for Agriculture in summer of 2021, will be in Columbia for the annual class reunion. SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more.   …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: SC Certified Showcase Concludes Today in Columbia

This week the SC Department of Agriculture hosted the SC Certified Showcase, a two-day event in Columbia, SC. Commissioner Weathers is here to tell us more. This is the first year that SCDA is hosting this event. It is acting …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: Southern Exposure and SCBFC

The meeting season that takes place in the winter months for many in the ag industry is wrapping upon some high notes for the South Carolina Department of Agriculture.Commissioner Weathers is here to tell us more. This past weekend, SCDA …

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SC Commissioner Weathers: 2021 A Big Year for Ag Exports

American agricultural industry posted its highest annual export levels ever recorded in 2021. SC Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is here to tell us more. The United States’ top 10 export markets all saw gains in 2021. Worldwide exports of many …

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