orange tulipClemson Extension agents with primary horticulture responsibilities work closely with state extension specialists and researchers located on campus and at the various research and education centers located across the state. They provide expertise in topics ranging from fruits and vegetables, landscape, turf, ornamental plants and issues related to home gardening or commercial production. Many of your home and garden questions can be easily addressed at Clemson's Home and Garden Information Center.

Local Agent

James Hodges, 864-942-8590 Ext 116, jmhodge@clemson.edu


  • Commercial Pesticide Application Pre-Test Training & Recertification – September 26, 2008
  • Vegetable Growers Award Program – June, 2009


Clemson Extension/Master Gardener Office at Greenwood Mall is managed by Steve Odom on Thursdays each week.  The mall location is managed by James Hodges on Fridays and on each of these days they are assisted by local master gardeners.  The Mall location hours are Thursdays and Fridays from 10 AM until 5 PM.

Visit the state-wide Horticulture website.