The SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo was established to serve as an umbrella event for all aspects of Agriculture and Agribusiness. The event is designed to incorporate the industry’s deep traditional roots along with today’s thriving innovations to help streamline the promotion and the expansion of the business of agriculture in South Carolina and beyond.
The expo includes a farm show with a wide variety of equipment, farm products and educational components. The SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo is an event representing all aspects of agriculture both large and small. It features innovations in agricultural; equipment, education, commodity spotlights, feedstocks, special guest speakers, economic developers, producers, value-added enterprises, youth development, related exhibits, agricultural activities and much more.
The South Carolina agribusiness industry is responsible for over 212,000 jobs with an estimated impact of $41.7 billion and is a driving force in South Carolina’s economy. The SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo is designed to bring individuals and organizations together to promote this rapidly growing industry.
Make plans now to attend this extraordinary event being held at the Florence Civic Center in Florence, South Carolina from Wednesday, January 17th through Thursday, January 18th, 2018. Endorsed by Hugh Weathers, S.C. Commissioner of Agriculture and supported by the S.C. Department of Agriculture, SC Farm Bureau, Clemson University as well as numerous other affiliates, partners and sponsors, the SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo is the largest South Carolina event of its kind.
Covering all aspects of agriculture, the event will focus on agricultural equipment, education, commodity spotlights, feed stocks, value-added enterprise, youth development, industry-specific exhibits, and activities. This event provides an opportunity for the men and women of agribusiness to network and discuss issues of today, solutions from problems past, and a venue for planting innovative seeds for the future.
“Agriculture is the foundation of the agribusiness industry and the bright spot in our struggling economy. We have a year-round growing season, fertile soil, productive farms and experienced farmers. Our state is located within a 24-hour reach of 100 million people and we have a ready workforce. Companies want to invest where they can enhance their competitiveness and profitability. South Carolina is that place. The S.C. AgriBiz & Farm Expo will help spread the word.”
– S.C. Commissioner of Agriculture, Hugh Weathers
Attendees can participate in educational sessions, the Taste of SC, the Commissioner’s Breakfast, visit with over 100 agricultural exhibitors and much more.
The annual “SC AgriBiz and Farm Expo” was established to serve as an umbrella event for all aspects of Agriculture and Agribusiness. It includes a farm show with a wide variety of equipment, farm products and an educational component. This statewide farm show/expo represents all aspect of agriculture large and small.
To provide a premier venue for the promotion and expansion of the business of Agriculture in South Carolina and surrounding regions. It features innovations in agricultural: equipment, education, commodity spotlights, feedstocks, special guest speakers, economic developers, producers, value-added enterprises, youth development, related exhibits, agricultural activities and much more.