Category: Agriculture

Erika Jones Joins Clemson Extension As 4-H Agent

Erika Jones has joined Clemson Extension as the 4-H Agent for Dillon and Marlboro Counties.

4-H Livestock And Horse Club Interest Meeting Planned

The Clemson Extension Cooperative Extension Service in Dillon County will hold a 4-H Livestock and Horse Club interest meeting on February 8th from 5 – 6:30 p.m. for youth and parents.

SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo Set For January 23-24

Join us January 23rd and 24, 2019, for the 7th annual SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo located at the Florence Center in Florence, SC.

Farm-City Week Celebration Is Monday, November 19th

Farm-City Week will be celebrated this year from Nov. 14 through Nov. 21. It is a week to express appreciation for the beneficial partnerships between rural and urban communities.

Latta FFA Places In Tractor Competition

Members of the Latta FFA Chapter traveled to Columbia, SC, October 16th, to compete in the state Tractor Safety and Operations Career Development Event.

New Horticulture Agent Joins Clemson Extension

Callen Outen has recently joined Clemson Extension as the Horticulture Agent for Dillon and Marlboro Counties.

Dillon County Eligible For USDA Assistance

Dillon County is eligible for USDA assistance as a result of a Presidential Disaster Declaration for 10 primary counties in the State of North Carolina and 4 primary counties in South Carolina, announced Judith Davis, CED of the USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA).

PHOTO GALLERY: Final Pop-Up Farmers Market Of The Season Held

The Dillon County Health Initiative’s final Pop-Up Farmers Market of the season was held on Monday.

Final Farmers Market Of Season Is Monday

The Dillon County Health Initiative will hold their final farmers market of the 2018 season on Monday, October 8th from 4:00-6:00 p.m. on the South Plaza downtown Dillon.

Agricultural Aid Fund Set Up

In the wake of Hurricane Florence, South Carolina farm families and rural communities face estimated damages of $1.228 billion.