Pee Dee Research and Education Center, Clemson University
Data Center Description
The mission of the Clemson University Pee Dee Research and Education Center is to conduct applied research that focus on the agricultural cropping systems of the region which includes tobacco, cotton, peanuts, soybeans, wheat, corm flax, lawn and golf course turf, conservation tillage along with environmental and ecological studies. Educational programs are then conducted at the Center and throughout the region and state via County Extension Agents, publications, mass media, newsletters, etc. In addition to the cropping systems programs, educational programs in swine production and human nutrition are conducted. In cooperation with USDA's, two scientist are also located at the Center with research programs in cotton breeding and utilization of cover crops in a cotton production system.