How-To

How to make "Botanical Eggs"

April 8, 2020 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Botanial Eggs

Allison Jones from the South Carolina Botanical Garden shares with us at "Making It Grow" how to use onion skins and purple cabbage along with materials from your yard to decorate eggs! Botanical Eggs 1. Making Dye: Materials: Eggs (Boiled or raw, for blowing out later; If...

Create Crafts Challenge Contest closes March 30

March 26, 2020 - Posted in Home
2020 Create Crafts Challenge Contes

The Create Crafts Challenge Contest starts Monday, March 2, 2020 and closes March 30, 2020. All entries must be submitted online. Review the complete set of Official Rules before submitting your entry at https://www.createtv.com/challenge . Create Crafts Challenge: DO...

Home Remedies for Longer Lasting Cut Flowers

February 12, 2020 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Roses

With Valentine’s Day coming up, "Making It Grow" visits with Clemson University Associate Professor Dr. Jim Faust and he shows us an experiment he did with his students using home remedies to make roses last longer in your vase!

How to Fry Peanuts

November 26, 2019 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Peanuts

"Making It Grow" traveled to Bowman, S.C. and visited with Blanche Weathers, wife of S.C. Commissioner of Agriculture Hugh Weathers, to learn how to fry peanuts.

How to make Southern Style Mac and Cheese | Backroad Bites

September 30, 2019 - Posted in Business by Tabitha Safdi
mac and cheese recipe

Ester Williams makes a Southern style mac and cheese. Williams works at Miller's Bread Basket located in Blackville, South Carolina. Learn more about Miller's Bread Basket in this episode of Backroad Bites . Watch more Backroad Bites every Thursday at 1:00 p.m. on South...

How to make Midlands Peach Gazpacho | Backroad Bites

September 16, 2019 - Posted in Business by Tabitha Safdi
Midlands Peach Gazpacho

Chef Brandon Velie makes a Midlands Peach Gazpacho. Chef Velie owns Juniper located in Ridge Spring, South Carolina. Watch more Backroad Bites every Thursday at 1:00 p.m. on South Carolina ETV's Facebook page ! Interested in learning more about Chef Velie? Check out this...

What should you have in your hurricane emergency kit?

September 1, 2019 - Posted in Weather by SCEMD
Hurricane

As another hurricane approaches the Carolina coastline, South Carolinians are preparing and evacuating. South Carolina's Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) advises having an emergency kit ready whether you are traveling to stay with friends and family, going to a shelter...

How to Make Charlotte Russe

December 21, 2018 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Charlotte Russe

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty shows her cousin, Leda Jackson, how to make Charlotte Russe.

How to Make Wreaths

December 21, 2018 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Wreath

Clemson Extension Agents Amanda McNulty and Tony Melton show how to make wreaths using a variety of plant material.

How to Involve Children in the Planning and Preparation of Meals

August 29, 2018 - Posted in Education by Karen Hermann
Salad in a bowl

Who does the cooking at your house? Who goes shopping? Christy Maloney, LD, LDN says parents can involve children of all ages in the preparation of healthy meals. By Including them in the process, from shopping to serving, the meal teaches them healthy habits.

Estate Planning for Your Digital Assets

June 26, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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We’ve talked frequently on this program of the need for an estate plan. However, in this increasingly digital world the definition of an estate is expanding. Think about your online accounts including banking, Facebook, email, and your Bitcoins! What happens to these...

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

May 23, 2018 - Posted in Home 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...

Who Needs an Estate Plan?

April 24, 2018 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Mike Switzer
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The topic of estate planning usually conjures up thoughts of wealthy people with complicated situations. But our next guest says that if you own any kind of property (a house, car, retirement plan) then you have an estate and as a result, you should also have a plan. Mike...

Cedar Leaf Farm - Solar Panels

April 16, 2018 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Cedar Leaf Farm

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty visits Cedar Leaf Farm in Chester, South Carolina and talks with 2012 South Carolina Tree Farmer of the Year Dr. Bill Altman about the decision to use solar panels to heat and cool their 1850s house with the help of a seminar he...

How To Create Pine Cone Zinnias

April 2, 2018 - Posted in Home by Sean Flynn
Pine Cone Zinnias

Using pine cones to create zinnias is a fun and easy craft that can be used in a number of decorations. Rebecca Turk, Director of Education and Events at Moore Farms Botanical Garden, visits us at Making It Grow and shows Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty how fun and...

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