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Clemson University’s College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences will host a screening and discussion of the documentary “Red Wolf Revival,” which documents efforts to restore endangered red wolves to Eastern North Carolina. The screening will take place 5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 11 in Room G22 of Lehotsky Auditorium. A September 2016 story in the […]
BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS – With the fall color season just around the corner, leaf seekers in the Upstate and beyond are already making plans to head to the mountains for stops at dozens of overlooks to enjoy the magnificent vistas viewed from the upper heights of the nearby southern Blue Ridge Mountains. As if crystal-clear […]
The South Carolina Botanical Garden Fall Plant Sale will be 2-6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8. The Friday sale will be open to members of Friends of the Garden, (memberships available at gate). The Saturday sale will be open to the public.
The 2016 peanut harvest is under way in South Carolina and Clemson’s peanut specialist said pests and weather have been the main issues affecting this year’s crop.
Despite stubborn summertime drought conditions in the Southeast that plagued many of the places favored by leaf seekers, it remains likely that this year’s fall foliage season will be good and in some locations downright spectacular.
Pee Dee region farmers and dignitaries from across South Carolina got a first-hand look at a $7 million renovation of Clemson University’s John B. Pitner Center on Tuesday.
Scientists thought turtle hips were fused and immobile, until new technology let Clemson biologists see through their shells.
CLEMSON– The agricultural education program at Clemson University will serve as a host site on Thursday, Sept. 22 for the National Teach Ag Day Campaign. The event will be held at the Watt Family Innovation Center on Clemson’s campus. National Teach Ag Day celebrates school-based agricultural education and encourages agricultural educators to share the great […]
With concerns surrounding the Zika virus increasing, the Clemson Cooperative Extension Service is doing what it can to inform the public. A regional discussion forum was held Tuesday to discuss how the Zika virus is transmitted, medical issues related to the virus, control strategies and regulatory concerns, as well as protecting pets, pollinators and people.
David Buckley, a fourth-year Clemson University Ph.D. student studying microbiology, is one of three students internationally selected to receive a $10,000 scholarship from ASTM International.
Clemson Public Service and Agriculture (PSA), is hosting a PSA Riding Tour to show off its Research and Education Centers (RECs), as well as the Clemson University Restoration Institute (CURI) and other agricultural operations throughout South Carolina. The public is invited to follow along through the PSA’s social network sites.
Beef cattle selection may soon be as easy as looking at a cow’s genes. Clemson researchers at the Simpson Research and Education Center are studying a group of Herefords to determine how they can use the bovine genome to make genetic predictions when calves are born.
Field day participants learned the latest in research-based trends in turf care during Clemson Turfgrass Field Day.
Planning for an emergency can be tough enough just for family members. It's even more complex when you consider the safety and well-being of pets and farm animals. Clemson University Livestock-Poultry Health is helping animal owners and local authorities prepare for emergencies.
Boxwood blight, a disease that can devastate the familiar shrub, has been detected for the first time in a South Carolina plant nursery, say inspectors with the Clemson University Department of Plant Industry.