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Land-Grant Press by Clemson Extension publications are science-based, peer-reviewed scholarly work authored by Clemson Extension Agents and University scientists for professionals, managers, and owners who benefit from Extension’s program offerings. The publications cover a broad expanse of topics related to the economy, environment and well-being of South Carolinians.

The Land-Grant Press repository serves as a partner collection to the Home and Garden Information Center (HGIC), which provides research-based information on landscaping, gardening, plant health, household pests, food safety and preservation, and nutrition, physical activity and health to homeowner and Master Gardener audiences – hgic.clemson.edu.


The Land-Grant Press ‘checkmark’ graphic signifies that the publication has been peer-reviewed for quality assurance. The peer-review process for each publication involves at least three reviewers, including Extension agents and specialists, one of which is external to Clemson University. Publications are re-evaluated every five years or as needed.


The Land-Grant Press ‘State Veterinarian’ graphic identifies the publication as a bulletin or informative statement from Livestock Poultry Health (LPH) of Clemson University Public Service and Agriculture, which are not placed through the formal peer-review process due to the time-sensitive nature of the content.

 


The Land-Grant Press ‘SC’ graphic identifies the publication as a bulletin or informative statement from Regulatory Services of Clemson University Public Service and Agriculture, which are not put through the formal peer-review process due to the time-sensitive nature of the content.

 


The Land-Grant Press ‘Time Sensitive’ graphic identifies the publication as one that has been posted immediately without going through the formal peer-review process due to the need of the time-sensitive nature of the content. These types of publications will be revised as needed at a later date into the suitable Land-Grant Press format and put through the formal peer-review process.

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NEWSLETTER