E. The Agricultural Landscape

Agriculture is the mainstay of the Pee Dee region’s economic vitality. The history of agriculture in South Carolina is inseparable from that of slavery and plantation culture. 

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A Living Farm Museum | Pee Dee Explorer
A Living Farm Museum | Pee Dee Explorer

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Learn about the significance of farming in the lives of African-Americans. As the only African-American historical living farm museum in the United States, Freewoods Farm is devoted to recognizing the...
Edible Wild Plants | Pee Dee Explorer
Edible Wild Plants | Pee Dee Explorer

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Learn from a botanist about edible plants that are indigenous to the Pee Dee Region of South Carolina. Species include the Hawthorn Tree, Prickly Pear Cactus, Chestnut, River Birch, Wax-Myrtle...