Sean Flynn

Farm to School at Briggs Elementary

By Sean Flynn

Farm to School at Briggs Elementary"Making It Grow" visits Briggs Elementary School in Florence, SC to learn more about Farm at Briggs. While holding chickens, Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty and teacher Jeff Murrie talk about the garden and its purpose. Amanda also talks to the students about what they have learned and what they have enjoyed about working in the garden. Mr. Murrie is also a graduate of Clemson Extension’s School Gardening for SC Educators which is a horticulture-based program designed to help SC educators grow successful school gardens to address childhood obesity and improve academic outcomes.

The McLeod Farms Corn Maze "Amazers"

By Sean Flynn

The McLeod Farms Corn Maze "Amazers"Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty travels to McBee, SC and McLeod Farms and talks Spencer McLeod on how they grow and cut the corn to achieve the planned design in their corn maze. This year’s design is a super-hero theme called “Amazers”!

Examining a Root Ball

By Sean Flynn

Examining a Root BallClemson Extension Agent Paul Thompson shares his tips with fellow Agent Amanda McNulty on how to examine a root ball at a nursery or garden center.

Clemson Extension Agribusiness

By Sean Flynn

Clemson Extension AgribusinessClemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty Clemson Extension Agribusiness Agent Ben Boyles highlighting Clemson’s role in helping small farms find more revenue streams and become more sustainable.

A Healthy Parfait

By Sean Flynn

A Healthy ParfaitAmanda McNulty talks with Clemson Extension Health Agents Paris Mebane and Amber Wilson about hypertension programs they provide while showing us how to make a healthy parfait.

Healthy Bread Dip for Hypertension

By Sean Flynn

Healthy Bread Dip for HypertensionClemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Clemson Health Extension Agents Shanna Sykes and Emily Moody about hypertension programs they provide. They also make a healthy dip for bread!

The Food2Market Program

By Sean Flynn

The Food2Market ProgramHost of "Making It Grow", Amanda McNulty learns about the Food2Market program from Dr. Kimberly Baker and Adair Hoover from the Clemson Extension’s Food Systems and Safety Program Team. Food2Market is a Clemson Extension program designed to help food entrepreneurs through the many steps of food safety regulations that are necessary to prepare food products for sale.

Epworth Ice Cream

By Sean Flynn

Epworth Ice CreamSouth Carolina Specialty Food Association member Dave Mackey of Epworth Ice Cream joins us at "Making It Grow" along with Suzy Ellison of the SC Department of Agriculture. Dave shares the story of how Epworth Children's Home started making ice cream during the Great Depression with surplus peanut butter and cream from their onsite dairy. Today they have four flavors and all of the proceeds go back to Epworth Children’s Home in Columbia, SC.

Citrus Garden

By Sean Flynn

Citrus Garden"Making It Grow" travels to the home of Ned and Faye Rahn to see their Citrus Garden.

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