Home & Garden Information Center (HGIC) provides research-based information on gardening, pest, and food safety and nutrition issues. The HGIC is staffed by horticulture Extension Agents and food safety specialists who are available by phone, 1-888-656-9988 (SC residents only), from 9 am to 1 pm, Monday through Friday.
Master Gardener Volunteer Program trains volunteers in delivering researched-based consumer horticulture information to citizens of South Carolina.
Clemson 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.