National Peach Month

South Carolina is second in the nation in peach production. 

In March of 1982, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed July to be National Peach Month. South Carolina is second in the nation in peach production (second only to California). The SC Legislature made the peach the official state fruit in 1984.

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Peach Farming | Pee Dee Explorer
Peach Farming | Pee Dee Explorer

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McLeod Farms, family owned and operated since 1916, is one of the largest peach growers in the Southeast. The peach farm is located in McBee, South Carolina.