South Carolina Soybeans: Researchers Aim For Drought-Tolerant Varieties

🕔Jun 27, 2019Sweltering temperatures and low-moisture conditions can have a large impact on South Carolina soybeans, causing farmers to turn away from one of the state’s highest-yielding crops. But, some Clemson researchers […]

Cotton Harvest By Robots – A Fit For Smaller Alternatives?

🕔Jun 6, 2019The agricultural workforce is shrinking and some Clemson University researchers believe robots may help provide a means to protect America’s food and fiber industries. A group of them studying the […]

Clemson Attempts to Revive Southern Heirloom Rice, Grain Crops

🕔May 31, 2019Clemson researchers are working with the Carolina Gold Rice Foundation to revive heirloom grains in South Carolina and renewal of the university’s Small Grains Breeding and Genetics Program is one […]

New Wheat Variety is Defense Against Celiac Disease, Clemson

🕔Mar 7, 2019A Clemson University researcher is using state-of-the-art facilities at the Pee Dee Research and Education Center (REC) to help develop a new wheat variety that’s safe for people who suffer […]

Clemson Names Dean of Ag Research, Experiment Station Director

🕔Feb 20, 2019Clemson University’s College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences has named Paula Agudelo associate dean of research and Experiment Station director. She will lead a statewide research enterprise that secured $13.6 million in grants […]

Clemson Seeks State Funding to Improve Extension Program

🕔Jan 18, 2019A ninth-generation farmer whose family began farming on John’s Island in 1725, Thomas Legare knows a thing or two about the business, and he told state legislators this week that […]

Cotton: Clemson Studies Using Robots for Harvest

🕔Oct 15, 2018With labor costs reaching more than 10 percent of farm revenue, Clemson University researchers are working to help American farmers keep more money in their pockets. Joe Mari Maja, a […]

South Carolina: New Farming Research, Technology Highlighted at Field Day

🕔Sep 28, 2018Modern research and technology are important for today’s farmers and researchers at Clemson’s Edisto Research and Education Center are busy developing software and other scientific instruments to help South Carolina […]

Cotton: Clemson Researcher Studies In-Field Variability on Yields, Quality

🕔Aug 2, 2018Most cotton seeds found in individual seed lots are created equally, but not every seed has an opportunity to reach its full potential. Clemson precision agriculture engineer Kendall Kirk wants to […]

South Carolina: Michael Plumblee Joins Clemson University Extension

🕔May 25, 2018The Clemson Extension Service has hired a new Extension associate to help South Carolina farmers learn how to use technologies to increase efficiency. Michael Plumblee started working at Clemson’s Edisto Research […]

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