Why This Farm Grows Its Citrus Under Pine Trees | Making It Grow


Clemson Agent Zack Snipes chats with farmer Harleston Townes of Rooting Down Farms in Edisto Island, SC. Zack and Harleston discuss farming methods and maximizing the land, and how Rooting Down Farms is part of the SC Department of Agriculture ACRE program, which aims to grow citrus under pine trees. Harleston also shares his thoughts on his Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program, "The Twenty bag," and some of his favorite produce.

🌱 Making It Grow is an award-winning program produced by SCETV and Clemson University. Host Amanda McNulty from Clemson Extension along with Clemson Extension Master Gardener State Coordinator Agent Terasa Lott plus other Extension Agents and featured guests offer research-based information on a variety of gardening, agricultural, and environmental topics, while also highlighting interesting places and products from around South Carolina.