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!
Winter Gardening Workshop

Yes, winter gardening can happen!

•Learn which crops to plant in August for fall and winter harvests
•Learn about which veggies can be overwintered for winter harvest and for the following spring
•Learn how to protect crops from frost, snow, and winter rains

The garden doesn’t have to stop for the season, it can keep going!

Date and Time:

Tuesday, August 28

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Market Building

116 Columbia Street
Chester, SC 29706

General Public: $15.00

Catawba Fresh Market Vendor: $10.00

Lunch included!

Instructor: Paul Thompson, Clemson Extension Horticulture Agent

Click here to register by Monday, August 27 or e-mail or call 803-385-6181


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
  • Social Media Marketing