The College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences offers students opportunities that range from manipulating the molecular structure of biological systems to building products and even improving food and human health.
Leslie Sanders will cap an extraordinary chapter in the Clemson "family" history when she graduates Aug. 5 with a materials science and engineering degree. She will be the last in a line of seven — yes, seven — brothers and sisters from the same family to earn a diploma from the venerable South Carolina institution.
A serious horse disease carried by mosquitos has spread across South Carolina, making it essential that horse owners have their animals vaccinated, according to officials with Clemson University Livestock-Poultry Health.
Georgetown, S.C. – The Clemson University James C. Kennedy Waterfowl and Wetlands Conservation Center advisory board met for its second annual meeting July 14-15, 2016 at Clemson’s Belle W. Baruch Institute of Coastal Ecology and Forest Science near Georgetown. The mission of the Center is to lead in science and education to conserve South Atlantic […]
About 100 people learned how to grow healthy fruit crops during a workshop at Clemson’s Musser Fruit Research Center in Seneca.
Experts from the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service and Cornell University taught participants in a workshop this week techniques for sampling and identifying key cucurbit diseases and their symptoms and insect pests and their natural enemies.
A dangerously prolific invasive ant species called the tawny crazy ant has been spreading throughout the South and now appears to be on the verge of entering South Carolina for the first time. But a team of Clemson University scientists is hot on the trail.
More extensive genetic testing has concluded that a hive of suspected Africanized bees were predominately the less volatile European honeybees, said officials with the Department of Plant Industry at Clemson University.
A team of Clemson University scientists recently conducted an onsite visit with representatives of the U.S. National Whitewater Center to discuss potential tactics to improve and maintain the water quality of the outdoor facility’s manmade whitewater river.
Clemson University’s 10-year capital campaign, “The Will to Lead,” has surpassed its billion-dollar goal with a total of $1,062,528,346 as of June 30. Clemson President James P. Clements declared it the most successful capital campaign in the university’s history and the largest goal ever achieved by a public university with an alumni base less than 150,000.
Pond owners can learn about proper pond management during a Clemson Extension workshop slated for July 19 in Hamer.
Audio for July 19 pond management workshop in Hamer.
Just when things were looking promising for farmers in most areas of the state, another dry and wicked heat wave has a hold on South Carolina and is starting to squeeze the life out of crops.
It’s going to be a peachy morning at Clemson University's Musser Farm on July 16. That's the date of the 2016 Field Day at Musser Fruit Research Farm, 604 S. Friendship Road, Seneca, hosted by the Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service.
A Pickens beekeeper has been named the 2016 South Carolina Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Farmer of the Year, something a Clemson Cooperative Extension agent says is a strong indication of the agricultural diversity in the state.
Southern corn rust has been found in South Carolina and growers are advised to spray fungicides to protect yields.