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South Carolina Department of Agriculture hosts EPC's April meeting

1The South Carolina Department of Agriculture hosted the Eastern Produce Council’s April 23 dinner meeting at Il Villaggio in Carlstadt, NJ; this is the 48th consecutive year it hosted an EPC meeting.

Katie Pfeiffer, the state's director of merchandising, was the moderator for the state's presentation, which included comments by Jimmy Plunkett of Seedway LLC and president of South Carolina Watermelon Association; Matt Forest, owner and operator Dixie Belle Peaches and president of South Carolina Peach Council; and Weatherly Thomas, president of the South Carolina Specialty Crop Growers Association.

As is tradition at this April meeting, Pfeiffer introduced the EPC's new directors and slate of officers for the coming year.

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