Pee Dee REC

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The Pee Dee Research & Education Center (REC) is a 2,300 acre tract of land situated in Florence and Darlington counties.  The Center is home to top-quality research in areas that are of particular importance to South Carolina residents.  It is an intergral part of Clemson University's Public Service activities including the Agricultural Research and Forestry system and the Cooperative Extension Service with nine resident faculty and fifty support personnel


The mission of the Clemson University Pee Dee Research & Education Center is to foster economic stability and development by conducting research and education programs focused on traditional and new plant-based systems appropriate to the Pee Dee region of South Carolina.


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Upcoming Events

April 25:  Backyard Poultry Workshop, Contact Lee Van Vlake at for more information

April 26: Rural Science & History Day (includes 5K, 10K, Fun Run, and Nature Paddle)

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