Free peaches at the South Carolina Farmers Market

CAYCE, S.C. (AP) -- Things are going to be mighty peachy at the South Carolina Farmers Market.

The South Carolina Peach Council is celebrating National Peach Month by giving away free peaches at the Farmers Market on Saturday.

State agriculture officials estimate there are 14,000 acres of peach orchards across South Carolina, which produce around 60 million peaches a year.

Experts at the state Farmers Market will also offer tips to make peach cobbler, peach ice cream and even peach salsa.

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