Category Archives: Agriculture

South Carolina Ag and Art Tour set for June

The South Carolina Ag and Art Tour is currently seeking farms to participate in the nation’s largest free farm tour to take place in June 2017. This free, self-guided tour is a great way for farms to showcase their operation and expand their exposure to locals and visitors alike. Tour stops include family farms that produce…
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S.C. Department of Agriculture to host farmers market nutrition program training

COLUMBIA- The South Carolina Department of Agriculture will host Farmers Market Nutrition Program Training. The FMNP allows farmers to accept SC FMNP checks and WIC Cash Value Vouchers. The training will include  rules and regulations of each program including allowable fruits and vegetables, authorized locations and banking information. Attendees will be provided information from the…
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Herbarium curator to lead class on wintertime botany Jan. 20

Calling all nature-lovers! Join us on January 20 at the South Carolina State Library as we learn about wintertime botany with John Nelson, Curator of the A. C. Moore Herbarium. Nelson will lead an hour-long presentation on how to identify regional plants during the cold winter months, offering hands-on advice on how to recognize species…
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