Roadside markets and farm stands are part of the South Carolina landscape. Folks looking for fresh, wholesome South Carolina produce can visit a nearby Certified Roadside Market. Remember to look for the Certified South Carolina grown label, which ensures that the item is a first-quality product grown in South Carolina.
For information on selecting and storing fruits and vegetables to maintain best quality, see the Home and Garden Information Center’s fact sheet, HGIC 3483, Selecting & Storing Fruits & Vegetables. For information on handling fresh produce safely, see HGIC 3517, Safe Handling of Produce.