Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (R-SC) today announced an additional stop to the Seventh District Agriculture Tour.  The newly added McArthur Farms stop is open to the public and will have a locally-grown lunch available for purchase for $15.00. 
 
The Seventh District Agriculture Tour is on Friday, April 11, 2014, and features two special guests: Congressman Mike Conaway (TX-11), member of the House Committee on Agriculture, and South Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Hugh Weathers.  
                           
7th District Agriculture Tour, Friday, April 11, 2014
 
9:00 AM- 9:30 AM            Johnny Shelley Farm    
                                                7226 Highway 917
                                                Nichols, SC 29526                     
 
10:15 AM- 10:45 AM       Dillon Tractor & Implement Co Inc.  
                                                1417 Highway 301 S
                                                Dillon, SC 29536
                                               ** open to the public **
 
11:15 AM- 12:45 PM       Clemson University Pee Dee Research Education   
                                                2200 Pocket Rd
                                                Florence, SC 29506
 
1:15 PM- 2:30PM             McArthur Farms Tour & Lunch  
                                                1708 Highway 38 South 
                                                Bennettsville, SC 29512
                                                ** open to the public and lunch available for purchase**
                                                Call McArthur Farms at 843-479-3839 to reserve your lunch spot
                
3:45 PM- 4:30 PM            Sparrow & Kennedy Tractor Co. Inc. 
                                              4328 Alligator Rd
                                              Timmonsville, SC 29161
                                              **open to the public **
 
All events are subject to scheduling changes.  For more information, please contact Rodney Berry in the Pee Dee Regional Office at 843-679-9781.