William Hardee III

Extension Tobacco Specialist and Area Agronomy Agent
Marion County Coordinator
Agronomic Crops Program Team, Horry County Cooperative Extension Office, Marion County Cooperative Extension Office

Office: Horry and Marion Counties
Phone: 843-365-6715
Email: hardee@clemson.edu

 

 Educational Background

M.A. Crop, Soil and Environmental Science, Minor in Plant Pathology
Auburn University 2019

B.S. Agricultural Education
Clemson University 2013

 Profile

William Hardee joined Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service in June of 2013. Hardee is the State Extension Tobacco Specialist and Area Agronomy Agent for Horry and Marion Counties. With over 300 producers and a combined 114,000 acres of row-crop production, Hardee spends a good deal of time in the field helping growers with pest management and many other agronomic issues. As a native of Horry County, Hardee is familiar with the community and many of the agricultural problems they face on a daily basis. He is able to assist his growers by providing them with research based information as a Certified Crop Adviser (CCA), and offering crop production meetings that inform them of new technologies, practices and methods.