Making it Grow

Making It Grow Unplugged at The Newberry Opera House

June 26, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow
The Newberry Opera House

As part of the AG + ART Tour, we took the show on the road for a "Making It Grow Unplugged" event. We took questions from the audience, had a mystery plant and also enjoyed the Grow Newberry Farmers Market earlier in the day! Here is a quick montage of our day!

Audubon South Carolina

June 26, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Congaree River Bluff

Host of "Making It Grow" and Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Executive Director Sharon Richardson of Audubon South Carolina about their efforts to protect birds throughout their life cycle and also their habitats.

Plants for Summer!

June 21, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
echinacea salsa red

Lori Watson from Mill Creek Greenhouses in Columbia, SC shares with us some of her favorite plants for the summer which include: lomandra variegated, lonicera edmee gold, echinacea salsa red, aralia sun king, boneset, coreopsis sunshine superman and viburnum mrs schiller's.

How to Make Broccoli Slaw

June 14, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Broccoli Slaw

Clemson Food Safety and Nutrition team members, Marie Hegler and Chad Carter, discuss food waste as 30 to 40 percent of all food grown nationwide is not eaten. They also show how one can use parts of the produce that generally are discarded by making a slaw recipe out of...

Kindbelly

June 12, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Kindbelly

Kindbelly is a healthy alternative for both breakfast and lunch in Myrtle Beach, SC. Their cafe serves organic kombucha on tap, smoothies with locally sourced, organic microgreens, wraps, salads, acai and pitaya bowls, as well as a small hot menu from their grill.

Lowcountry Stormwater Partners

June 7, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Lowcountry Stormwater Partners

Clemson Extension Water Resources Agent Ellen Comeau shares with us information about the newest Carolina Clear consortium: the Lowcountry Stormwater Partners. Ellen explains their mission and tells us about some of the programs that they've done this year. Also, Ellen...

Bulls Bay Sea Salt

June 6, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Salt

Bulls Bay Sea Salt produces solar-evaporated sea salt, harvested from just minutes north of Charleston from the pristine waters of Bulls Bay, SC.

2017 AG + ART Tour

June 1, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Ag plus Art Tour

Our special guests in the studio are Clemson Extension’s Ben Boyles and Michelle Long from the Newberry Chamber of Commerce share with us details about the upcoming South Carolina Ag + Art Tour that will take place every weekend in June. This self-guided tour of designated...

Jody Martin, Executive Director, SC Agribiz and Farm Expo

May 31, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Jody Martin, Executive Director, SC Agribiz and Farm Expo

Amanda McNulty interviews Jody Martin, Executive Director of the S.C. Agribiz and Farm Expo, during the fifth annual S.C. Agribiz and Farm Expo at the Florence Civic Center on Jan. 12, 2017.

Infused Oils

May 24, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Infused Oils

Infusing oil with fresh herbs and vegetables is a creative way to add flavor and interest to cooking. The basic concept is that the essence of fresh garlic and herbs is infused into oil. Oil infusions are easy to make, but they have a real potential to become unsafe when...

Cam Crawford, President of SC Forestry Association

May 24, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Cam Crawford, President of S.C. Forestry Association

Amanda McNulty interviews Cam Crawford, President of S.C. Forestry Association, during the fifth annual S.C. Agribiz and Farm Expo at the Florence Civic Center on Jan. 11, 2017.

Fox Trot Farm

May 22, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Fox Trot Farm

This farm in the rolling hills of Lancaster County, SC raises sheep for meat, bees for honey, chickens for eggs and they also do educational tours.

Watermelon Recipes

May 17, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Watermelon Recipe

The 2017 SC Watermelon Queen Blakely Johnson visited us at "Making It Grow" and shared with us how to make healthy salads featuring SC watermelon. She also provided nutritional information and health benefits for watermelons.

Beau Sorenson, SC Natural Resources Conservation Service

May 17, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Beau Sorenson, S.C. Natural Resources Conservation Service

Amanda McNulty interviews Beau Sorenson of S.C. Natural Resources Conservation Service, during the fifth annual S.C. Agribiz and Farm Expo at the Florence Civic Center on Jan. 12, 2017.

GrowFood Carolina

May 15, 2017 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
GrowFood Carolina

Team "Making It Grow" visits GrowFood Carolina in Charleston, SC and talks with general manager Sara Clow. GrowFood officially opened its doors in 2011 at a warehouse in downtown Charleston. Over the past four years, the hub has grown from marketing for 5 producers to more...

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