Cooperative Extension

Modified County Operations

Clemson Extension continues to serve South Carolina while observing COVID-19 precautions for employees and the public. County agents and staff are available to assist clients through telephone, email, and virtual platforms and access to lab services (such as soil sampling) can be arranged locally. Please call us for sampling information and procedures.

For questions concerning interpretation of results, contact the Home and Garden Information Center, 1-888-656-9988, or visit hgic.clemson.edu. For all other soil sample questions call 864-656-2068 or email agsrvlb@clemson.edu.

COVID-19 Extension Updates and Resources

Clemson Extension helps improve the quality of life of all South Carolinians by providing unbiased, research-based information through an array of public outreach programs in youth development; agribusiness; agriculture; food, nutrition and health; and natural resources. With offices in all 46 counties of the state, Extension works to help support South Carolina’s $42 billion agriculture and forestry industries; strengthen families and communities; improve stewardship of natural resources and the environment; strengthen connections between people and their food; and expose South Carolina youth to opportunities in agriculture, science, technology, engineering and math.

Home & Garden Information Center

Looking for research-based information on landscaping, gardening, plant health, tree care, pests and other topics?

Agricultural Services

Plant & Pest Diagnostic Clinic

Analytical and diagnostic testing of:
 •  animal waste
 •  compost
 •  feed & forages
 •  irrigation water 
 •  plant tissue
 •  soil testing
 •  solutions & other

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Industrial Hemp Program

Lever Hall of Fame

CAFLS Research