Regional Workshops

Core programming will be complemented by regional workshops to be held throughout five (5) regions of the state: Upstate, Catawba, Midlands, PeeDee, and Lowcountry.  These workshops will offer critical opportunities for local peer and resource networking, as well as provide additional instruction on production topics tailored for each region and managed by regional partners.  Regional programs run from November, 2018 through May, 2019, and there are no additional workshop fees for participants to attend these regional workshops.

*Workshops marked with an * fufill the regional programming requirment for SC New and Beginning Farmer Program Participants.

2018 - 2019 SCNBFP Regional Workshop Schedule

Catawba Region | Lowcountry Region | Midlands Region | Pee Dee Region | Upstate Region

Catawba Region

  • *High Tunnel 101 (3/23/2019)
  • *Pastured Poultry Workshop (5/4/2019)
  • *Farm Accounting + QuickBooks (5/7/2019)
  • *Food Business Workshop (5/21/2019)

Lowcountry Region

  • *Soil Fertilization & Cover Crop Evaluation (1/28/2019)
  • *Diversifying the Farm (3/30/2019)
  • *New Growers Toolbox (4/10/2019)
  • *Soil Fertilization & Cover Crop Evaluation (1/28/2019)
  • *Pre Plant Growers Meeting (1/30/2019)
  • *Selling Through Food Hubs (3/13/2019)
  • *High Tunnel Field Day (3/26/2019)

Midlands Region

  • *Small Scale, Sustainable Livestock & Produce Production Workshop (5/3/2019)
  • *Social Media Bootcamp - Midlands Region (5/7/2019)
  • *Farmscaping for Beneficial Insects: Best Practices for Integrated Pest Management (4/30/2019)
  • *Sandhill REC Field Day: Cover Crops in Sandy Soils (4/3/2019)

Pee Dee Region

  • *GAP Workshop (2/19/2019)
  • *50 Years of Growing Vegetables (3/12/2019)
  • *Organic Workshop (3/26/2019)
  • *Quickbooks (4/8/2019)
  • *Farm Tour (5/2/2019)

Upstate Region

  • *Bedding Down the Farm – Wrapping up the Growing Season and Getting Ready for Winter (12/8/2018)
  • *Understanding Your Soil Test (12/18/2018)
  • *Developing an Online Presence for Your Farm Business (3/1/2019)
  • *Integrated Weed Management (5-23-2019) Register >>