Learn how the people of South Carolina use the land to grow crops, mine minerals, and fish in the rivers.
- Commodity Map
This colorful map shows the major commodities grown around the state. What does your county produce?
- 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.