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Recent News

STEP-UPP Class Visits South Carolina Fields and Facilities
July 1, 2019

SEPC Announces 2019 Member Scholarship Recipients
May 21, 2019

SEPC Accepting Nominations for Next Generation Award
May 14, 2019

STEP-UPP Class Tours Variety of Facilities in Georgia
April 18, 2019

Andrea Allen Names 2019 Southern Exposure Picks
March 14, 2019

An Inside Look at SEPC Southern Roots
March 14, 2019

Ladies of Southern Roots Gather for an Inspirational Lunch
March 13, 2019

SEPC 2019 Celebrates 20th Anniversary In Style
March 12, 2019

The Case for Food as Medicine Grows Stronger
March 12, 2019

Retailers Discuss Ways to Grow Sales in Power of Produce Session
March 8, 2019

SEPC Celebrates Like It’s 1999 at Opening Reception
March 8, 2019

Southern Exposure 2019 Highlights: Celebrating 20 Years and Partying Like It’s 1999
March 8, 2019

Southern Exposure 2019 Gets Underway
March 7, 2019

‘Power of Produce’ and Workshops Take Star Turns at Southern Exposure
March 5, 2019

“Produce Like It’s 1999” – Celebrating 20 Years of SEPC at Southern Exposure!
March 5, 2019

Power of Produce to be Revealed at Southern Exposure
February 26, 2019

Networking, Timing Among Benefits of Southern Exposure Expo
February 20, 2019

Dr. Travis Stork Brings Healthy Diet Message
February 20, 2019

Southern Exposure Has Grown
February 20, 2019

SEPC Celebrates 20 Years
February 20, 2019

Countdown to Southern Exposure
February 19, 2019

Two Decades of the Southeast Produce Council
February 1, 2019

SEPC Give Back Over the Holidays
January 14, 2019

SEPC Unites Produce Companies to Send Relief to Hurricane Victims
October 30, 2018

Nashville Hosts 2018 Southern Innovations
September 10, 2018

Southern Innovations Wrap Up 
September 7, 2018

SPW and RFD-TV Broadcasting Southern Innovations Live on National TV  
September 4, 2018

SEPC Southern Innovations: Nashville Here We Come 
September 4, 2018

Variety of Events and Activities Planned for Southern Innovations in Nashville
August 31, 2018

Steve Spurrier Tells His Story to Success and Southern Innovations
August 29, 2018

Southeast Produce Council’s David Sherrod Discusses Southern Innovations Organics and Foodservice Expo
August 23, 2018

SEPC Recognizes Next Generation Award Nominees
August 14, 2018

SEPC Helps Raise Over $300,000 for Mississippi’s Palmer Home for Children
July 23, 2018

SEPC Joins Upcoming Radiothon to Benefit Palmer Home for Children
July 23, 2018

SEPC Announces Record Number of Scholarship Honorees
July 10, 2018

Ramp Donation Tops 60 Tons to Feed Families in Rural Appalachia
June 28, 2018

SEPC Successfully Concludes First RECIPE Roadshow
June 19, 2018

Registration Officially Open For SEPC Fall Southern Innovations Show In Nashville
May 24, 2018

SPW On RFD-TV: SEPC Helps The Goodness Garden Grow At Paul Anderson Youth Home
May 20, 2018

STEP-UPP Class Hits the Road in Florida
April 24, 2018

Yerecic Label’s Kristin Yerecic Discusses Power of Produce Education Session at SEPC Southern Exposure
March 16, 2018

SEPC: People Behind the Products
March 9, 2018

SEPC Southern Exposure Photo Gallery
March 8, 2018

Whole Foods Founder on Future of Retail
March 7, 2018

Packer Insight – Retail Nuggets from Kroger, Mackey at SEPC
March 7, 2018

SEPC Dedicates Salad Bars to Jenkins County Schools
March 5, 2018

Southern Exposure a Jailhouse Rocking Good Time
March 5, 2018

2018 Southern Exposure Draws Great Numbers and High Praise
March 5, 2018

SEPC Kicks Off Southern Exposure with Elvis-themed Opening Reception
March 3, 2018

Southeast Produce Council’s Southern Exposure 2018: the Highlights, Awards, and Events
March 2, 2018

SEPC Keeps It Lively with Expo Challenges, Charity Focus
March 2, 2018

SEPC Holds Board of Directors/VIP Dinner
March 1, 2018

A Southern Exposure Interview with SEPC Chairman Faye Westfall
March 1, 2018

New SEPC Program Aims to Strengthen Supply Chain LINKS
February 28, 2018

SEPC’s Southern Roots Sets Sail
February 27, 2018

SEPC Announces 2018 Vorhees Vision Scholarship Recipient
February 23, 2018

Countdown to Southern Exposure: Apps and Wraps – A Checklist for Tampa
February 23, 2018

Southern Exposure 2018 ready for Tampa, FL, ‘Where Produce is King’
February 19, 2018

Southern Exposure Focuses on Community of Produce
February 19, 2018

FMI’s Power of Produce, Blockchain Traceability, and Virtual Tours Star of Southern Exposure Workshops
February 16, 2018

Countdown to Southern Exposure: A Look at Keynote Speaker John Mackey and the History of Whole Foods
February 8, 2018

Countdown to Southern Exposure: Putting on a Show
February 1, 2018

Countdown to Southern Exposure: Five Weeks to Tampa
January 25, 2017

Register for PMA Fresh Connections – Technology
December 4, 2017

John Mackey of Whole Foods Announced as Keynote Speaker for SE18
November 27, 2017

SEPC to Honor Dave Stornetta with Its Highest Award
November 17, 2017

SEPC Teams Up with FMI to Unveil the Power of Produce
November 15, 2017

SEPC Welcomes New Chairman of the Board
October 12, 2017

SEPC Appoints Two New Members to Board of Governors
October 4, 2017

Samaritan’s Purse Donation Hurricane Harvey
September 1, 2017

Recent Videos

Southern Exposure

SEPC Southern Exposure Spectacular: On the Expo Floor, Part 1

SEPC Southern Exposure Spectacular: On the Expo Floor, Part 2

SEPC Southern Exposure Spectacular: A Dynamic Lunch Displays the Healing Power of Produce

SEPC Southern Exposure Spectacular: Checking in at the Tom Page Golf Classic and a Shoutout to Terry Vorhees

SEPC Southern Exposure Spectacular: The Healing Benefits of Produce

SEPC Southern Exposure Spectacular: The ‘Power of Produce’ Delivers

SEPC Southern Exposure Spectacular: Chairman Steve Pinkston Speaks Up

The 411 on the Southern Exposure Trade Show Floor

Southern Exposure 2019 Attendees Party Like It’s 1999

Southern Exposure 2019 Kicks Off with a Roaring Applause 


2018

SPW On RFD-TV: Elvis is Everywhere: A Spectacular Southern Exposure Gala

SPW On RFD-TV: Southern Exposure Golf Mixes Business with Fun

SPW On RFD-TV: Live from the Southern Exposure Tradeshow Floor, Part 2

SPW On RFD-TV: Power Of Produce Unleashed At Southern Exposure

SPW On RFD-TV: Live From The Southern Exposure Tradeshow Floor, Part 1

SEPC Attendees Get ‘All Shook Up’ on the Trade Show Floor

Southern Exposure 2018 Parties Like a King

SEPC Attendees Share Some Food for Thought

SPW On RFD-TV: SEPC Leadership Past And Present

Southern Innovations

SPW on RFD-TV: How Growers and Marketers Can Shape Restaurant Menus 

SEPC On RFD-TV: Past, Present and Future Leaders Speak from Nashville 

SEPC Chairwoman Faye Westfall Signs Off At Roots-N-Boots 

SPW on RFD-TV: Southern Innovations Expo Floor Part 1

SPW on RFD-TV: Southern Innovations Expo Floor Part 2

SPW on RFD-TV: The Head Ball Coach Steve Spurrier Live from SEPC in Nashville

SPW on RFD-TV: USDA Undersecretary Greg Ibach Live from SEPC in Nashville

SEPC Live on RFD-TV: David Sherrod on SEPC’s 20th Anniversary and Future

SEPC Live on RFD-TV: New Chairman of the Board Steve Pinkston

SEPC Live on RFD-TV: Faye Westfall on Leadership and STEP-UPP

SEPC Live on RFD-TV: Harold Paivarinta on Education and Outreach

SEPC Live on RFD-TV: Andrew Scott Talks About SEPC Strength and Growth

SEPC Live on RFD-TV: Bobby Creel Talks Legacy and History

Southern Innovations 2018 Tops the Charts

Southern Roots Helps Women Make Meaningful Connections

Southern Innovations Throws a Bash in the Nash 

Southern Innovations Kicks Off Country Style 


2017

Exhibitors: Focus on Organics, Foodservice, Made SEPC’s Southern Innovations a Smash Success

Daphne Oz Presents as Keynote Speaker at 2017 Southern Innovations General Session & Keynote Luncheon

Anne-Marie Roerink Provides Insights on Organics Trends

Harold Paivarinta, Shares SEPC Approach to Education Programs