Think the season is over for fresh from the farmers market? Think again! When most community based farmers markets are closed for the season, the South Carolina State Farmers Market is just gearing up for the winter.
On Monday, the South Carolina Department of Agriculture announced that it will again join forces with Certified South Carolina celebrity chefs and best-selling cookbook authors, Matt Lee and Ted Lee, to promote locally-grown produce and products with the Lee Brother Your Holiday promotion.
United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) President and Los Angeles Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa has chosen Columbia Mayor Steve Benjamin to help cities across the nation growing concerns over abandoned and dilapidated buildings by naming him to chair the USCM Vacant and Abandoned Properties Task Force.
The South Carolina Department of Agriculture reminds gardeners to take advantage of the great weather forecast for the coming weekend at the Midland’s Fall Plant and Flower Festival, Friday through Sunday, October 7-9, at the South Carolina State Farmers Market.