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Dorr Farms

By Sean Flynn

Dorr Farms

Dorr Farms is a u-pick family farm in Gable, SC that grows strawberries, blueberries, blackberries and a variety of other seasonal produce. They also collect and package honey on the property.

Good News for Watermelon Growers

By Alfred Turner

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Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow. The US Department of Agriculture Ag Research Service just announced on June 26 a very exciting breakthrough for watermelon growers.

Watermelons and Downy Mildew

By Alfred Turner

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Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow. Certain strains of downy mildew are serious diseases of cucurbit family members  – squash, cucumbers, melons and watermelons. Watermelons, in particular, are very important economically for some South Carolina farmers.

Remontant Hydrangeas

By Alfred Turner

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Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow. Summers in South Carolina can seem endless as autumn seems to come later and later each year. The phrase Endless Summer has a happier connotation, however, when it comes to a series of reblooming hydrangeas.

Hydrangea Blooms

By Alfred Turner

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Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow. Recently we had a caller whose hydrangeas didn’t have a single bloom although the foliage was lush and healthy and the plants got plenty of morning sun and had bloomed in past years.

Quite Content Farm

By Sean Flynn

Quite Content Farm

Quite Content Farm in the heart of Camden, SC. Here, Stephanie Tetterton grows lots of produce on her farm, but keeps her family tradition going by specializing in the Shirley Hammond Multiplier Onion!

Mod Squad Martha

By Sean Flynn

Mod Squad Martha

Joining us in our kitchen are Suzy Ellison of the South Carolina Specialty Food Association from the South Carolina Department of Agriculture along with Melissa Ann Barton from Mod Squad Martha. Having worked with country musicians in Nashville, Melissa has developed a Chive Jive Vinaigrette, Bluebird Vinaigrette and Music Row Moroccan Marinade & Rub. Melissa shows uses these along with local produce and ingredients to create some healthy dishes.

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