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Board of Directors



President - Ronnie Summers, AgSouth Farm Credit, ACA

Vice President - Cathy Novinger, Palmetto AgriBusiness Council (PABC)

Secretary-Treasurer - Ron Quesinberry, S.C. Farm Bureau




Dr. George Askew

Clemson PSA

104 Barre Hall,

Clemson, SC 29634

TL: 864-656-3140

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Cullen Bryant
2560 Bryant St.
Dillon, SC 29536
TL: 843-744-7772
FX: 843-774-3796
CELL: 843-845-1316
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Neil Crisp
96 Plumfield Farm Rd.
Cross Hill SC 29332
TL: 864-994-3823
CELL: 864-980-0155
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Ronald Quesinberry
SC Farm Bureau
PO Box 754
Columbia, SC 29202
TL: 803-936-4243
FX: 803-936-4452
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Christian Hendricks

PO Box 7773

Columbia, SC  29202

TL: 803-256-3745

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Billy Keels

South Carolina Agricultural Education

5500 Broad River Rd.

Columbia, SC  29212

TL:  (803) 896-8873

CELL:  (803) 600-3140

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Dr. Christopher C. Mathis, Jr.
South Carolina State University
1890 Research Program
PO Box 8064
Orangeburg, SC 29117
TL: 803-536-8974
FAX: 803-533-3792
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W. Jack Nettles

SC State Farm Service Agency

District Director

1927 Thurmond Mall Suite 100

TL: 803-806-3820   


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Cathy Novinger
Palmetto Agribusiness Council
602 Meeting St., Ste A
Columbia, SC 29201
TL: 803-926-3462
FAX: 803-926-3463
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Ronnie Summers
AgSouth Farm Credit, ACA
PO Box 470
Orangeburg, SC 29113
TL: 803-268-2481
FAX: 803-536-9851
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Earl Thrailkill
PO Box 64
Fort Lawn, SC 29714
TL: 803-283-7659
HOME: 803-872-4617
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James Ulmer

105 Patro Lane

Cameron, SC  29030

CELL:  803-596-1295

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Joe Watson, II
3755 Hwy 23
Monetta, SC 29105
TL: 803-685-7035
FAX: 803-685-5250
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Martin Eubanks

SC Department of Agriculture

PO Box 11280

Columbia, SC  29211

TL:  803-734-2221

Fax:  803-734-2191

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Stefanie Kitchen
P.O. Box 11280
Columbia, SC 29211
(803) 734-2179
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Austin Cathcart
State FFA President
8 Holly Creek Rd
Irmo SC 29063
(803) 603-7346
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Cindy Thompson
P.O. Box 11280
Columbia, SC 29211
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Hugh Weathers
Commissioner of Agriculture
SC Department of Agriculture
PO Box 11280
Columbia, SC 29211
TL: 803-734-2190
FAX: 803-734-2192
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Aaron Wood

Assistant Commissioner for Agency Operations

SC Department of Agriculture
PO Box 11280
Columbia, SC 29211
TL: 803-734-2182
FAX: 803-734-2192
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