Category: Agriculture

News of interest to the Dillon County, SC, farming community

Bee-Themed Pop-Up Farmer’s Market Held

The Hartsville Bubble Guy provided fun and excitement for the little ones and older ones alike at the Dillon County Health Initiative’s Pop-up Farmer’s Market on Monday, September 9th.

Farmer’s Market Planned

The Dillon County Health Initiative’s Pop Up Farmers Market will be held September 9 from 4 – 7 p.m. on the South Plaza downtown Dillon.

Clemson Pee Dee Research And Education Field Day Is August 29th

South Carolina farmers can learn the latest research-based information needed to grow bountiful crops at the 2019 Clemson Pee Dee Research and Education Field Day Aug. 29.

Process Of Growing Seedless Watermelons Explained

Watermelons produced in South Carolina are seedless, but how are they produced if they don’t make any seed?

Healthy Soils For Sustainable Cotton Field Day Is August 22

Cotton producers are invited to participate in a Healthy Soils for Sustainable Cotton Field Day, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., August 22, at the Robeson County Agriculture Center, 1027 US-74 ALT, Lumberton, NC 28358.

Christmas-Themed Pop-Up Farmers Market Is July 8th

Dillon County Health Initiative will be holding their July Pop Up Farmers Market on July 8 from 4-7 p.m. on the South Plaza, downtown Dillon. Santa will be making an appearance from 5-6 p.m.

Senate Report: Hemp Agriculture

During this session, the General Assembly passed the South Carolina Hemp Farming Act.

4-H Summer Camps Announced

The Dillon County Clemson Extension Office has announced several upcoming summer camps.

PHOTO GALLERY: First Farmers Market Of The Season Held

The Dillon County Health Initiative held their first Farmers Market of the season on Monday, May 13th. Various vendors were featured.

Clemson Extension Holding Container Gardening Workshop

Clemson Extension will be hosting a Container Gardening Workshop on May 30th at the Clemson Extension Office at 6:00 p.m.