Making it Grow

Plants for Pond Erosion

September 6, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Plants for Pond Erosion

Clemson Natural Resources Agent Guinn Wallover brings some plants that help with erosion issues to the set of Making It Grow. Guinn also shares with us information about upcoming pond management trainings Clemson Extension will have this Fall.

The Automower

September 5, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
The Automower

"Making It Grow" traveled to Super Sod in Orangeburg, SC to speak with Nick Sangella on the Automower, a new innovation in lawn care. This robotic lawn mower has many benefits including recycling grass clippings and improving the quality of the soil on one’s lawn, cutting...

Making It Grow Extra: Maintaining Turf Grass

August 25, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Tony Melton
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Host of “Making It Grow” and Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with fellow agent Tony Melton about the best practices for maintaining your Fall turf grass.

Making It Grow Extra: Insect Control in Your Fall Vegetable Garden

August 23, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Tony Melton
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Host of “Making It Grow” and Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty and fellow agent Tony Melton discuss the best practices for insect control in your Fall vegetable garden.

Chesness Harvin's Cabbage

August 15, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Libby Dallis
chesness harvin cabbage

Clemson Extension Agent and host of Making It Grow Amanda McNulty talks with elementary student Chesness Harvin about her very large cabbage that she began growing as a school project.

Erline Wiles' Garden

August 7, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Erline Wiles

"Making It Grow' takes a trip to Fort Motte, SC and the home of Erline Wiles and her garden. Erline Wiles (91) has several garden rooms and is constantly making additions and planning new ones. She shares some stories with Host Amanda McNulty about how she first started the...

The Bradford Watermelon

July 30, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
The Bradford Watermelon

The heirloom Bradford Watermelon, long thought extinct, is being reintroduced to chefs, gardeners, and food enthusiasts around the world! Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty visits Nat Bradford, a direct descendent of the original grower, in...

Drought Tolerant Plants

July 23, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Drought Tolerant Plants

Horticulturist Katie Dickson of Moore Farms Botanical Garden in Lake City, SC visits us at "Making It Grow" and brings with her some plants that are drought tolerant. Katie uses these plants to landscape in green spaces, parking lots and medians as they reduce or eliminate...

Harriet Tubman Reenactor

July 17, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow
Harriet Tubman Reenactor

Harriet Tubman was an American abolitionist and political activist. Born into slavery, Tubman escaped and subsequently made some thirteen missions to rescue approximately seventy enslaved people, family and friends, using the network of antislavery activists and safe houses...

The Chronicles of Adam

July 17, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
The Chronicles of Adam

The Chronicles of Adam is a first person Historical Interpretation of a slave by the name of Adam. Although based on a real person, this story is comprised of various accounts, historical facts, and life lessons for viewers of any age to enjoy. This is performed by...

Asian Inspired Garden

July 10, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Koi Pond

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty travels to Greenville, SC to the Asian inspired garden of Bob Smith. Amanda talks with Bob about the plant material, décor and also about his two Koi ponds. In addition, Bob talks about how Clemson’s Aquaculture and Fisheries...

Clemson University Aquaponics

June 19, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Aquaponics

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty visits Dr. Lance Beecher, Clemson University Aquaculture and Fisheries Specialist, and learns all about their research being done in aquaponics.

The 2018 AG + ART Tour

May 30, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
AG and Art Tour 2018

The South Carolina AG + ART TOUR is a free, self-guided tour of designated farms in South Carolina featuring local artisans and farmer's markets. During this tour you will have the opportunity to see first-hand where your food comes from, watch artists in action and...

Oyster Reef Restoration

May 29, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Oyster Reef

The South Carolina Oyster Restoration and Enhancement Program (SCORE) is a community-based habitat restoration and monitoring program of the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. Making It Grow Host and Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Michael...

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

May 23, 2018 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
PalmettoPride

Esther Wagner of PalmettoPride joins Clemson Extension Water Resources Agent Katie Altman on the set of "Making It Grow" to talk about their Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design program. The arrangement and design of buildings and open spaces can encourage or...

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