The Pee Dee State Farmers Market celebrated a return to the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, April 1st. S.C. Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh E. Weathers joined Bob Sager, Pee Dee state Farmers Market manager, in cutting the ribbon. Also attending the event were Chamber Ambassadors. Weathers said the Pee Dee market is one of his department’s favorites as a drive-through market. “It is special to us,” he said. Weathers said he is pleased with the upgrades that have taken place. He said he is appreciative of the partnership between the market and the community. The Pee Dee State Farmers Market moved to 2513 W. Lucas St. in 1976. Originally it was downtown, Sager said.
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