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 […]

Keith L. Belli Named Dean of Clemson’s College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences

🕔May 24, 2018Keith L. Belli, the head of the University of Tennessee’s Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries, has been named dean of Clemson University’s College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences (CAFLS). He […]

South Carolina: 1st Hemp Season Getting Started

🕔May 11, 2018This time a year ago the SC General Assembly passed a bill establishing the SC Industrial Hemp Pilot Program.  20 farmers from around the state were selected to participate in […]

Cotton Research Project Wins Spot on International Space Station

🕔Apr 24, 2018A Clemson University scientist is sending his research on the cotton genome into outer space after being selected as a winner in the Cotton Sustainability Challenge. Christopher Saski, associate professor […]

South Carolina: Clemson Offers Master Pond Management Course

🕔Feb 13, 2018Registration is under way for Clemson Extension’s Spring 2018 Master Pond Manager program, which will run online from late March through May, with field days held in the Charleston area […]

South Carolina Peanuts: Experts Warn of Possible Excess Supply

🕔Feb 6, 20182017 was a very productive year for peanut growers in South Carolina and the rest of the United States. But was it too productive? South Carolina peanut growers at the […]

Soybeans: Newly Released Cultivar Extends Planting Season, Growing Region

🕔Nov 7, 2017The soybean planting season and growing region have been extended thanks to researchers at Clemson University’s Pee Dee Research and Education Center. The Agustina soybean cultivar was developed and released by […]

South Carolina: New Ag Tech from Clemson Holds Big Savings for Farmers

🕔Aug 22, 2017Tests on new nutrient-management technology under development at Clemson University showed savings of up to $54 an acre on cotton production. Those savings could mount quickly; South Carolina plants more […]

Clemson Study to Research Irrigation and Reduced Nitrogen Management Costs

🕔Mar 24, 2017Clemson University Ph.D. student Phillip Williams has received a $94,808 grant from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture to develop and test technology aimed at reducing fertilizer usage and […]

Cover Crops: Clemson Students Study Using Leaves to Improve Roller-Crimped Cover Crops

🕔Mar 9, 2017A group of Clemson students is determining how to use shredded leaves to help increase the value of roller-crimped cover crops. Cover crops are crops planted primarily to naturally manage […]

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