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 integral part of Clemson University's Public Service activities including the Agricultural Research and Forestry system and the Cooperative Extension Service with twelve resident faculty and fifty support personnel.

This week at the Pee Dee REC...

The Clemson Pee Dee Research and Education Center is temporarily closed to the public due to the Covid-19 virus.  This situation is continually being reassessed.


Graduate House

Road trips & research: Graduate housing gives Clemson the power   more››


Price swings and new disease put strain on SC cotton growers   more››

Sarah Holladay graduate student

Clemson graduate student places first in research competition   more››

Hybrid feed grain

Clemson-bred agricultural technology company puts down roots in Pee Dee Region   more››

Summer cotton research students

Clemson student studies extra-long staple cotton   more››

Drought resistant soybeans

Clemson researchers working to develop drought tolerant soybeans   more››

Field Day talk

Clemson collaborators continue efforts to revive ancient southern crops   more››

Butterbeans growing in the greenhouse

Clemson researcher trying to revive staple of southern supper tables   more››