Sandhill Research & Education Center

2015 Technology Villages Conference April 2-3Tech Village Logo

Registration for the 2015 conference: Innovation, Networks and Partnering, "Building a South Carolina Network of Technology Villages" is open.  Conference dates are Thursday and Friday, April 2nd and 3rd.

The Clemson Research and Education Center Lake House, 900 Clemson Road, Columbia, SC 29223 is the site for the event.  Your $165.00 registration fee does not include hotel.  The fee includes conference activities, conference gift, two breaks, the Thursday night social and dinner, Friday morning coffee, juice and Friday lunch.  Due to the commitments necessary for meals and other catering, your registration fee is non-refundable. Once registration re-opens, you may register for the conference by clicking here.  Click here to pay your conference fee online.  It is necessary to complete both.  Click here to view conference agenda. 

Area hotels that offer government rates when available include the Holiday Inn at Clemson Road and I-20, 803-419-3558, the Hampton Inn at the same exit, 803-788-4901 and the Fairfield Inn & Suites, at exit 74 on I-20, 803-760-1700.  Ask for the Clemson negotiated rate at the Holiday Inn ($94) and the Hampton Inn ($89).  Each participant is responsible for their own hotel accommodations.  Clemson University nor the Technology Villages can guarantee rates or availability.

Sandhill Fish Club Registration Is Open!

Our fishing season begins March 16 and runs through December 20th.  New this year is the raising of the creel limit to 8 of each species.  Returning members who still have their ID card to not need to apply unless their status has changed.  You do need to pay your fee online.  Click here to go to the Fish Club homepage and access the needed information.

Sandhill Farmers Market Application Now Online

If you are interested in becoming a vendor for the 2015 season please click here to be directed to the Sandhill Farmers Market homepage.  You may also wish to sign up for the Market Newsletter while visiting the page.  Vendor information, the online application and the newsletter sign up are located on the right.

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Did you know?

The Sandhill Research and Education Center was established in 1926 for agricultural research in the primarily rural Columbia area. Today, Sandhill is home to the Clemson Institute for Economic and Community Development.



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