SC Ag Council Quarterly Meeting to be Held This Thursday

The quarterly meeting of the South Carolina Ag Council is scheduled to be held on Thursday, November 8, 2012.

The meeting will focus on "Strategies for Value Added Production in South Carolina.” Speakers will be Greg Hyman (https://hymanv?, Dr. Mark Keisler (http://heirloo?, Ted Campbell, Senior Project Manager, Global Business Development South Carolina Department of Commerce, and Jackie Moore, Executive Director, SC Specialty Food Association.

A Beaufort Stew will be served after the presentations are concluded.

Meeting specifics are as follows:

Date: Thursday November 8, 2012

Time: Registration begins at 9:30 am/Meeting begins at 10:00 am

Place: S.C. Farm Bureau Office   724 Knox Abbot Drive   Cayce, S.C.

Cost (includes catered lunch):
$8.00 – Advanced reservation for council members and their invited guests
$12.00 – Nonmembers and Anyone "At the Door"

There will be a Holiday Fair in addition to the Ag Council’s normal meeting next week. We’ve been doing this for several years now and It’s always very popular! Some of the vendors that will be selling their products are:

Hyman Vineyards

Golden Jubilee Farms

Busy Bee Honey

Tasty Treats

Faithful Foods

Sally’s Famous Gourmet Foods

Iron Brew Coffee

Canebrake farms

So bring extra cash to take advantage of this opportunity! is dedicated to serving the agricultural industry in the Carolinas and Virginia with the latest ag news, exclusive regional weather station readings, and key crop market information. The website is a companion of the Southern Farm Network, provider of daily agricultural radio programming to the Carolinas since 1974. presents radio programs, interviews and news relevant to crop and livestock production and research throughout the mid-Atlantic agricultural community.