Hannah Mikell

Agronomy Agent & County Coordinator
County Coordinator
Agronomic Crops Program Team, Clarendon County Cooperative Extension Office, Sumter County Cooperative Extension Office, Public Service Activities

Office: 21 West Rigby Street Manning, SC 29102
Phone: 803-553-7244
Email: hmikell@clemson.edu

 

 Educational Background

M.Ed. Agriculture Education and Extension
Mississippi State University 2009

B.S. Agriculture Information Science and Education with emp. in Communication
Mississippi State University 2005

A.A Pre-Agriculture
Jones County Junior College 2004

 Profile

Hannah is the agronomy(row crop) extension agent and private applicator pesticide coordinator for Sumter and Clarendon Counties and county coordinator for Clarendon. She works closely with corn, cotton, soybean, sorghum, tobacco and peanut growers. Her areas of expertise include cover crops and irrigation.
Hannah is a member of the National Ag Agents Association, SC Association of Ag Agents, South Carolina Corn and Soybean Board Member, National Corn Growers Association and American Soybean Association. Hannah lives with her family in Sumter, SC. When not working Hannah enjoys exploring state parks and teaching her children about the great outdoors.

She has worked with farmers measuring the soil moisture holding capacity of various soils by using soil moisture meters and logging weather data. She also has completed state and county farm studies on corn, soybean, sorghum, and peanut variety yield trails, soybean nematode resistance variety research, cotton and soybean insect scouting workshop, sprayer calibrating setup, and a variety of other studies. Hannah has been with Clemson Extension for nearly 10 years as an agronomy agent and has thoroughly enjoyed engaging with SC growers.