Welcome to Berkeley County

Torch Lily or Kniphofia uvaria from the South Carolina Botanical Gardens: Photo by Walker Massey Clemson Extension employs Extension Agents who work closely with state extension specialists and researchers located on campus and at the various research and education centers located across the state.  Your local Extension Agents provide expertise in Agronomic Crops, Economic & Community Development, Food Safety & Nutrition, 4-H, Horticulture, Livestock & Forages, and Natural Resources.

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Special Announcement:
Free Digital Cookbook download! In celebration of the Extension Centennial, Berkeley County has compiled a digital book of 100 recipes from employees, volunteers and members of the community. Please click the cookbook and feel free to save and share!

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Statewide Links

4-H Youth Development

Economic & Community Development

Food Safety & Nutrition

Forestry & Natural Resources


Livestock & Forages

Row Crops (Agronomy)

Water Resources

Contact Us

Due to damages from recent flooding at Cypress Gardens,  the Berkeley County Extension Office location on Cypress Gardens Road has been closed permanently. All agents are working out of the Dorchester County Office at 201 Johnston Street in St. George, SC. Please call 843-832-0135 for assistance.

To drop off a soil or plant sample, please visit:

Charleston County Extension Office
259 Meeting Street, 2nd Floor
Charleston, SC

Dorchester County Extension Office
201 Johnston Street
St. George, SC

Summer’s Corner Master Gardener Office
*Call before drop off*; hours 9am-noon
210 Summers Drive
Summerville, SC

Thank you for your patience as we strive to meet the needs of our community.

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