Category Archives: Agriculture

Lowcountry counties among those declared USDA primary disaster areas

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Governor Nikki Haley today announced that United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Thomas J. Vilsack has issued a disaster designation for counties in South Carolina that suffered damage and losses due to heavy rains and flooding. The governor requested the disaster designation in an October 19 letter. A secretarial disaster designation makes farm…
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Organic garden pest control seminar at Cypress Gardens

Cypress Gardens Lunch and Learn Features Clemson Horticulture Extension Agent Zachary Boone Snipes (Moncks Corner, SC) ---  Insects and pests present an ongoing challenge for even the most seasoned gardeners. Organic gardening is taking off as more and more people incorporate long-term pest management strategies that integrate organically approved pesticides over synthetic options. Cypress Gardens’…
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Poultry Swap/Sale & Awendaw Farmers and Crafters Market on May 30

What: Poultry Swap/Sale & Awendaw Farmers and Crafters Market sponsored by Awendaw Chicken Club and Tractor Supply WHEN: Saturday May 30, 2015, 10:00AM to 2:00PM WHERE: Tractor Supply Parking Lot, 4765 N Highway 17, Awendaw, SC 29429 DETAILS:  Live Livestock including Poultry for Swap or Sale. Also Local Farmers, Artists, Crafters and Food                 Vendors…
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Limehouse Produce buys land for location of future warehouse

CHARLESTON, SC – May 8, 2015 – Limehouse Produce has purchased a 14.85 acre tract at 2650 Carner Avenue in North Charleston that was formerly the General Exchange building for government employees. The existing 128,000 square foot structure will be renovated for mixed tenant use. Limehouse Produce will build a 37,000sq ft. new building on…
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