Clemson scientists hot on trail of ‘crazy’ ant species that might soon invade S.C.

Clemson scientists hot on trail of ‘crazy’ ant species that might soon invade S.C.

CLEMSON — A dangerously prolific invasive ant species, which first surfaced in the United States almost 15 years ago, has been spreading through...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Forestry summer camp prepares students to become master foresters

Forestry summer camp prepares students to become master foresters

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA — Deep in the mountains of Western North Carolina, Clemson University forestry students are hard at work. As they trek up...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Southern corn rust found in South Carolina

Southern corn rust found in South Carolina

BLACKVILLE — Southern corn rust has been found in South Carolina and growers are advised to spray fungicides to protect yields.David Gunter, a C...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Clemson goats say goodbye – with full bellies — after a job well done

Clemson goats say goodbye – with full bellies — after a job well done

CLEMSON — Clemson University bade farewell to 40 of its hardest workers Monday, but there was no sorrow. Negotiations are already under way to b...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Six Mile Koi breeder has unique business

Six Mile Koi breeder has unique business

SIX MILE — Koi fish, or Nishikigoi, have been kept and bred in Japan as far back as the mid-1800’s.Breeders have strict guidelines they fo...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Clemson researchers receive $1.8M for root study with broad implications for agriculture

Clemson researchers receive $1.8M for root study with broad implications for agriculture

CLEMSON – Three Clemson University scientists have been awarded a $1.8 million grant to study gene expression in roots that eventually could pav...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Bee farmer tops in SC

Bee farmer tops in SC

PICKENS — A Pickens beekeeper has been named the 2016 South Carolina Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Farmer of the Year, something a Clemson Coopera...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Clemson scientists unveil robot that makes plant grafting a snap

Clemson scientists unveil robot that makes plant grafting a snap

CHARLESTON — A machine with hands of steel has revolutionized the speed and efficiency of the once-tedious process of plant grafting.Led by vege...

May 15th, 2016 |