Core Value Spotlight – July 2014

Core Value Spotlight – July 2014 Positive Attitude and Passion for Life and Work It is difficult to pick only one core value that represents Jacob Collins but if one defines him it is Positive Attitude and Passion for Life and Work. Jacob’s passion for work is evident in the many roles he plays. Jacob’s roles include field manager, shop manager, spray …

Core Value Spotlight – Derek Robinson

Core Value Spotlight – Derek Robinson Discipline and Accountability Derek Robinson has been excelling in multiple Core Values but striving in “Discipline & Accountability.” When there was an unexpected change in management at Walther Farms’ Table Operations, he stepped up and took on the challenging task to get them better faster. Coming into a new and unfamiliar role he has established new standards …

Friends of the Edisto Accepts Walther Farm’s Proposal; Agrees to Drop Lawsuit

COLUMBIA, S.C. (January 28, 2014) – A 3rd generation family farm headquartered in Michigan and a South Carolina conservation group have come to terms regarding the protection of a statewide natural resource, the Edisto River’s South Fork.  “When an issue or circumstance appears to set agriculture and natural resources at odds, communication is vital and compromise is required to move …

Walther Farms Offers Proposal to Ease Concerns in South Carolina

Edisto River Protection Plan Walther Farms will reduce its existing registration amounts by 50% Walther Farms will work with USGS to install a monitoring station that will track flow rates to promote responsible water use and awareness Walther Farms will drill a backup supplemental well on the Augusta Farm that can be used to provide supplemental irrigation in times of …

Potato-growing family on South Edisto doing things right

Potato-growing family on South Edisto doing things right, Farm Bureau leader says The fourth-generation family farmers hosted a number of folks from the agriculture community to answer questions and to show what they have been up to on the tract of land they purchased last February. Learn what David Winkles with the South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation had to say: Potato-growing …