James Graham built and began operating a stone mill to make grits and corn meal for his family, neighbors and customers in northeast South Carolina.


As a boy, David, grandson of James Graham, spent his summers working on the family farm.


Third generation

David Dorman becomes third generation owner of the family business.


Focus on Quality Grits

Palmetto Farms brand established with a focus to make one speciality product: Real good grits! Palmetto Farms becomes leading producer in America of all natural, old fashioned, stone ground grits.


Success And Expansion

Due to popular demand Palmetto Farms expands with the addition of David’s sons. Devin and Andrew are the fourth generation to join the family business.


Southern Pride

Conway, SC Mayor declares April 14th as “Eat South Carolina Grits Day.”


Palmetto Farms Today

Palmetto Farms still offers the same quality that has been produced since the beginning, so whether you purchase them online or at your local grocery store, you can still enjoy creamy stone ground grits and corn meal.