Reap the Benefits of Membership


We work together to improve the marketing and production quality of our fresh fruit, vegetable and specialty crops grown here in the state.

Advocacy Efforts

Our voice is influential local, state and federal legislation on matters affecting our industry. Our support helped influence legislation such as the Farm Bill, Farm Aid, water resource issues and labor regulations.

Classes


Food safety experts provide classes from Clemson University Department of Food Science, Clemson Extension Service, SCDHEC, SC Farm Bureau and more.


Mini-Grants

The SCSCGA offers mini-grants to its members for various projects including on-farm production, marketing, transportation and management. To apply, the producer must be a member of SCSCGA.

Education

The Association offers education for members through regional conferences, regional food safety workshops and regional grower meetings.

Resources

Our extensive list of resources is available to all members to aid in any need that arises. Some of our partners have joined together to offer our members special discounts and deals. Together, we are collaborating to improve the way we live and work through agriculture.

3077

SC Specialty Crop Farms

54512

Acres of Specialty Crops

70+

Specialty Crops

$188 Million +

Market Value of Specialty Crops

Source: 2012 USDA Agricultural Census

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