Agribusiness Programs

New Farmer Program
The South Carolina New and Beginning Farmers program is focused on enabling new and beginning farmers to be successful, productive, and innovative members of their local agricultural community.


BizBuilderSC's NxLevel for Agriculture Entrepreneurship is a step-by-step business planning program designed to help agricultural entrepreneurs begin, manage, and grow their business.


Farmer's Markets
Farmer's Market programming helps communities start a new market, teaches producers become better vendors and equips managers with the tools to become better leaders.


Our agritourism programming helps farmers identify, develop and promote their agritourism assets.


South Carolina MarketMaker connects South Carolina producers with consumers across the globe.


The South Carolina Women's Agricultural Network (SC WAgN) supports women in agriculture by providing positive learning environments, networking, and empowerment.


CIECD staff works with South Carolina farmers to identify and obtain grant and loan assistance.