SC’s Farm to School Program a Success

South Carolina's Ag Commissioner Hugh Weathers is pleased to announce that the SC Farm to School program, in it's second of a two-year pilot has been a success.  Over 40 schools are participating in the program, , and 45 farmers.  To participate, a producer must be GAP (Good Agricultural Practices) certified for food handling and products.

If a producer would like to become GAP certified, contact the SC Department of Agricutlure for more information. 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.