Peanuts from the Rogers Brothers' farm in Darlington County. Image courtesy of SCPRT.
Learn how the people of South Carolina use the land to grow crops, mine minerals, and fish in the rivers.
- What's in Season?
Discover what produce grows during each season in South Carolina.
- A Look at South Carolina Agriculture
These fast facts will have you knowing about South Carolina’s agriculture in no time!
- Operation Peanut Butter
Learn more about peanuts and test your skills to earn jars of peanut butter.
- Forestry Tools
Forestry is a big business in South Carolina. Learn about some of the equipment used to measure and maintain forests.
- Kings Mountain Farm
Explore this reproduction farm in York County. The farm house, barn, smokehouse, and other buildings are typical of a Piedmont farm in the 1850s.
- The Modern Dairy Farm
Watch this video about how a dairy farm works.
Poultry farms grow chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys to provide us with meat and eggs.
Tobacco is one of the largest cash crops in South Carolina.
- Mining Maps of SC
These maps show where minerals in South Carolina are mined.
Kaolin is a type of clay mined in South Carolina that is used in paint and paper production.
- Blue Granite
Learn more about South Carolina's state stone.
|Web of Water Follow Ian Sanchez as he kayaks from the mountain to the sea!|
- Making Fishnets
Watch this video on how to knit fishnets to catch fish and shrimp.
Explore the cultural and natural landscape of rivers in Columbia and Charleston.
- Web of Water
Follow Ian Sanchez as he kayaks from the mountain to the sea!
Shrimp boats along the South Carolina coastline catch shrimp to sell.