The state 4-H horse team came home with awards in 23 categories from the Southern Regional competition held in Little Rock, Ark.
In coordination with International Beach/River Sweep, the Pickens Countywide Stormwater Consortium is holding a River Sweep stream cleanup from 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Towne Creek Trail.
Soybean rust was detected on samples in Dorchester County Sept. 9, the second and third cases in South Carolina this year.
Soybean rust was found for the first time this year in South Carolina in a sentinel plot near Carnes Crossroads, an area between Moncks Corner and Summerville in Berkeley County.
Build a rain barrel and learn about “rain harvesting” at a workshop hosted by Carolina Clear, Clemson University’s stormwater pollution education program.
A Clemson University fruit tree expert will receive the 2008 Shepard Award for the best research paper of the year published in the Journal of the American Pomological Society. Associate professor Desmond Layne will receive the award at the society’s annual meeting July 26 in St. Louis.