Dr. Gilbert Miller

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Distinguished County Extension Agent
Extension Horticulturist

Focus Area

Vegetable Crops


PhD-Clemson University-Plant and Environmental Sciences-2012
BS - Mississippi State University - Horticulture - 1975
MS - Clemson University - Horticulture - 1980

Current Extension & Research Projects

  • Water and Nutrient Management with Drip Irrigation
  • Watermelon Production Methods
  • Watermelon Variety Trials

Current Grants

Improvement of Watermelon Production
- SC Watermelon Board & SC Watermelon Association
Crop Profiles for Selected Vegetable Crops
- USDA Agriculture Research Service
Watermelon Mosaic Virus II
- USDA Crops at Risk
Row Spacing Effects on Mini and Standard Seedless Watermelon Yield and Size
Nematicide Options for Double-Cropped Vegetables

Contact Information

Edisto Research & Education Center
64 Research Rd.
Blackville, SC 29817

Phone: (803) 284-3343, ext. 225
Fax: (803) 284-3684