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The Emmy Award-winning Making It Grow! is a live, interactive call-in program produced by ETV and Clemson University. Host Amanda McNulty from Clemson Extension shares her thoughts on gardening topics. Watch Making It Grow! Tuesdays at 7:00 pm.
August 13, 2012
Clinton can thank Presbyterian College for the presence of Daniel Parson and his organic vegetable farm, as his wife is on the faculty (literature with a Southern studies emphasis). Boy, if she has her students read the book in Faulkner’s trilogy where Snopes is chopping cotton at Parchman and seethes and plans his revenge, and her frat boy and coed students can’t quite grasp how that experience could turn your mind sour, she only need send them out to Daniel’s field on a hot July day and watch his workers hoe those long rows of okra, beans, and peppers.
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August 06, 2012
I drove home after Tuesday night’s Making It Grow! show with a fireworks display nearly the whole hour and intermittent windshield wiping. At home, the gauge had two-tenths of water. It was enough to wet the grass, but not enough to get a chorus from Old Hopeful, our resident weather commentator tree frog. I checked the beans before leaving yesterday, and the slightly cooler temperatures had left some pods set on the Alabama “hot weather producer” pole beans. I had harvested several dozen I left on the vines for seeds and have them ready to plant this weekend.
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