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.

Quite Content Farm

By Sean Flynn

Quite Content FarmQuite 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 MarthaJoining 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.

Chainsaw Safety Information

By Sean Flynn

Chainsaw Safety InformationClemson Extension Agents and Agents from the University of Georgia Extension have been traveling their states presenting a chainsaw safety program funded by a grant from OSHA. For our viewers, Clemson Agents Chase Smoak and Vicky Bertagnolli will show and talk about the importance of personal protective equipment and maintaining their chainsaw for optimal safety.

The 2019 South Carolina Ag and Art Tour

By Sean Flynn

The 2019 South Carolina Ag and Art TourThe South Carolina Ag + Art Tour a free, self-guided tour of farms and farmers markets featuring local artisans at every stop! The tour will be rolling into 10 South Carolina counties over every weekend in June!

Green Steps Schools - Catawba Trail Elementary

By Sean Flynn

Catawba Trail ElementaryKeep the Midlands Beautiful, Sonoco Recycling, and DHEC’s Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling established Green Steps Schools in 2003 as part of South Carolina’s “Resource Conservation Challenge.” This environmental education initiative encourages individual schools to take annual steps toward becoming more environmentally responsible.

Made Here | Sustainable Wall Decor

By Kaitlyn Cannon

Wildly Urban Wall DecorWildly Urban is a company that creates hand-crafted air plant decor using reclaimed wood and salvaged leather. Owner Carrie Gordon discusses her passion for sustainability. She explains, "I came up with this idea after my husband started his business and we had a lot of leftover wood pieces laying around that he was either going to trash or burn. I thought it was such pretty wood that surely I can do something with it." She also talks about the uniqueness of air plants, saying, "Airplants are really special because Number 1, they don't require dirt. You can put them literally anywhere in your...

“Making it Grow” wins two Telly awards

Making It GrowCOLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Educational Television (SCETV) today announced that “Making it Grow,” the network’s weekly, live-interactive television program about gardening received two Telly awards when the list of winners was released on Monday. The show’s prescribed burn segment received a bronze award in the education category, and its holiday special received a bronze award in the information category. Now in its 40th year, the Telly Awards annually showcase the best work created within television and across video for all screens. Receiving more than 12,000 entries from all 50 states...

BloomFest Shows Off Glencairn Garden and Local Vendors

By RoseCatherine James

Glencairn GardenBloomFest at Glencairn Garden in Rock Hill, South Carolina, is preparing to help kick off spring on Saturday. The craft and garden festival has local vendors, family events, and for the first time food trucks. Falling on the same day as Kids to Park Day, the event doubles as a way to celebrate outdoor recreation. The festival began seven years ago as a fundraising opportunity for the garden but grew into a great community event, according to Parks, Recreation and Tourism Center Supervisor Katie Conley . Saturday’s festival is preceded by a garden party for friends and sponsors of Glencairn...