Category: Agriculture

PHOTO GALLERY: Teachers Learn About Farming To Take Ag Back To The Classroom

Forty-nine educators from across South Carolina recently learned how to bring agriculture into their classrooms.

Registration Underway For Wildlife Food Plot Project

Registration is underway for the 2018 4-H Wildlife Food Plot Project, which gives South Carolina youth a unique opportunity to learn about wildlife habitat management.

Ronnie Bracey Wins Tomato Contest

For the first time in 13 years a new president stood at the podium and welcomed all guests to the Dillon County Tomato Growers Club annual banquet and award ceremonies.

Powdery Mildew Detected On South Carolina Watermelons

Powdery mildew has been detected on South Carolina watermelons, and Clemson University specialist Anthony “Tony” Keinath warns growers to act now to protect their crops.

Growing Good Health Spring Plant Distribution Held

The Dillon County Health Initiative’s Growing Good Health spring plant distribution was held recently in Dillon, Latta, and Lake View.

Dillon County 4-H Wildlife Plot Winners Announced

Dillon County 4-H would like to recognize and congratulate Izzy Freudenburg on being the 2017-2018 4-H Dillon County Winner for the Wildlife Plot Project!

DCHI To Hold Spring Plant Distribution

The Dillon County Health Initiative will be distributing free spring garden plants starting April 11, 2018.

Census Of Agriculture Is Important

There’s still time. To ensure an accurate representation of the agriculture industry in this country, the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service has extended their 2017 Census of Agriculture response deadline through spring, and the Rural Coalition/Coalición Rural (RC) is calling on all farmers and ranchers to participate.

4-H Seeking Entrants For Small Garden Project

Clemson Extension 4-H would like to announce that 2018 South Carolina 4-H small garden project is officially open for registration!

DCHI Offering Free Plants And Seeds

Applications for the Dillon County Health Initiative’s (DCHI) Growing Good Health are now available until the middle of March.