Category: Agriculture

Powdery Mildew Detected On South Carolina Watermelons

Powdery mildew has been detected on South Carolina watermelons, and Clemson University specialist Anthony “Tony” Keinath warns growers to act now to protect their crops.

Growing Good Health Spring Plant Distribution Held

The Dillon County Health Initiative’s Growing Good Health spring plant distribution was held recently in Dillon, Latta, and Lake View.

Dillon County 4-H Wildlife Plot Winners Announced

Dillon County 4-H would like to recognize and congratulate Izzy Freudenburg on being the 2017-2018 4-H Dillon County Winner for the Wildlife Plot Project!

DCHI To Hold Spring Plant Distribution

The Dillon County Health Initiative will be distributing free spring garden plants starting April 11, 2018.

Census Of Agriculture Is Important

There’s still time. To ensure an accurate representation of the agriculture industry in this country, the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service has extended their 2017 Census of Agriculture response deadline through spring, and the Rural Coalition/Coalición Rural (RC) is calling on all farmers and ranchers to participate.

4-H Seeking Entrants For Small Garden Project

Clemson Extension 4-H would like to announce that 2018 South Carolina 4-H small garden project is officially open for registration!

DCHI Offering Free Plants And Seeds

Applications for the Dillon County Health Initiative’s (DCHI) Growing Good Health are now available until the middle of March.

Britt Wins County Honey Bee Pollinator Prize

ERIKA JAMES, 4-H Agent at Dillon County Clemson Extension Service, presents the first place county ribbon and prizes to Christian Britt.

DCHI To Provide Free Seeds And Plants To Public

The Dillon County Health Initiative is pleased to announce the return of our Growing Good Health program for 2018.

Marian Jordan Joins Dillon USDA Service Center

NRCS in South Carolina welcomes Marian Jordan, the District Conservationist, to the Dillon USDA Service Center. Marian is a native of Mississippi, and began her career with NRCS as a student intern in 2009.