SCDA solidifies Partnership with SC Department of Commerce

South Carolina Department of Agriculture and the SC Departmenrt of Commerce recieved coordinated funding to enhance a long-term strategic plan focusing on agribusiness recruitment for the state. 

Allison Amick Barry, a native of South Carolina, has been hired as the Abribusiness Project Manager.  Allison is a part of Commerce's Global Business Development team and is focusing exclusively on agribusiness projects that will bring investment and job creation to South Carolina.  Companies in this sector provide a range of goods and services relating to the production, processing, and distribution o food, feed, fiber and fuel. 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.