Supporting the food system of Chester, Fairfield, Lancaster, Union and York Counties and the Catawba Indian Nation

Catawba Farm and Food Coalition

Catawba Indian Nation 

2017 - 2018 Farmer Workshop Series

We are excited to partner with Clemson University to offer a series of farmer workshops to help you start, grow and expand your farm business!

Pasture Management Workshop - CANCELLED

Learn best practice in pasture management. Workshop topics will include soil, fertilization, weed management, and plants for grazing.  Participants will also view a rainfall simulator.

Lead Instructor:
Kenny Mullis 

Blythewood Pasture Services


Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM


The Market Building
116 Columbia Street
Chester, SC 29706

General Public: $20.00

SCNBFP Participants:  Free

Light lunch provided

Marketing and Social Media Management Workshop

Learn the basics of marketing and social media management, including tips and tools for creating flyers and other promotional materials, successfully using social media platforms, and general marketing best practices. There are endless free tools out there that can help you promote your business and reach new customers - embrace technology, and start taking advantage of them today.

Instructor: Taylor Atkinson
Assistant Director, Union County Carnegie Library


Thursday, May 3
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


USC - Union

401 E. Main Street

Room 205

Union, SC 29379

General Public: $15.00

SCNBFP Participants:  Free


Click here to register and pay online or e-mail [email protected] or call 803-385-6181.


Register by Noon on Friday, April 20, 2018.

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Workshop Partners

We are proud to be a regional partner for the Clemson University South Carolina New and Beginning Farmer Program. Visit their website to learn more and sign-up to be updated on future classes.

This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, under award number 2016-70017-25351.

Past 2017 - 2018 Workshops

  • Growing for the Seasons
  • Table for Two - Selling to Restaurants
  • Outdoor Mushroom Cultivation