Making It Grow

Making it Grow is SCETV's weekly gardening show.


  • Rudbeckias, the Anagama Kiln, and Hydrangeas

    Our feature segments are the Anagama Kiln and Parrish Rabon's garden.
  • Greeting Cards, Rain Barrels, Vegetable Damage

    Our featured segment is artistic greeting cards with Ruth Ann Bigger.
  • Bouquets, Bees, Vines, and Riverbanks Zoo

    Our featured segments are bouquet making with Mary Vargo and Riverbanks Botanical Garden.
  • Houseplants and Garden Tools

    Our featured segment is house plants.
  • Boone Hall Farms and Certified SC Showcase

    Amanda and Terasa are joined by Adam Gore and Eric Shealy.
  • Catesby in the Carolinas and Succulents

    Dr. Herrick Brown talks about the “Catesby in the Carolinas” exhibit.
  • SC Watermelon Queen and a Cut Flower Garden

    South Carolina Watermelon Queen and other gardening topics.
  • Columbia College’s Landscape and Aphids

    Our feature segment is Columbia College's horticulturist John Long.

About Making It Grow

Making It Grow is an award-winning program produced by SCETV and Clemson University. Host Amanda McNulty from Clemson Extension along with Clemson Extension Master Gardener State Coordinator Agent Terasa Lott plus other Extension Agents and featured guests offer research-based information on a variety of gardening, agricultural, and environmental topics, while also highlighting interesting places and products from around South Carolina.

  • ETVHD: Tuesday at 7pm
  •  SC CHANNEL:  Tuesday at 8pm, Saturday at 5pm  

Funding for Making it Grow is provided by: The South Carolina Department of Agriculture, The Boyd Foundation, McLeod Farms, The South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation and Farm Bureau Insurance, and Boone Hall Farms

Latest Stories

The Certified South Carolina Showcase

This is a visit to the South Carolina Department of Agriculture’s First Certified SC Showcase where South Carolina farmers and food producers connect with local and regional buyers from grocery stores...

Grass Roots Yard Supply

"Making It Grow" travels to Grass Roots Yard Supply in Graniteville, SC, where Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with owner Ryan Williams about this operation that started as a landfill and...

Boone Hall Farms - Mount Pleasant, SC

"Making It Grow" visits Boone Hall Farms at Boone Hall Plantation & Gardens in Mount Pleasant, SC. Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Farm Manger Erik Hernandez about their produce...

MUSC's Flower Beds and Containers

"Making It Grow" travels to the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC to speak with Sarah Petrowski who shares some of her favorite flower beds and containers on the MUSC campus.

Making It Grow

Gardening and horticulture news and tips, as well as agricultural information from Amanda McNulty, the host of SCETV's "Making It Grow" and Clemson University Extension Agent. Produced by South Carolina Public Radio.Making It Grow Minutes are produced by South Carolina Public Radio, in partnership with Clemson University's Extension Service.

Know your vultures

You can easily distinguish between our two local vultures if you see them in…

Our native turkey vulture

Our native turkey vulture has almost no negative consequences associated with…

The turkey vulture: nature's vacumn cleaner

These birds in flight have a V-shaped wing structure easy to spot as they are…

Making It Grow - Extra!

Listen to extended and in-depth lively discussions with Clemson Extension Agent and Host of “Making It Grow” Amanda McNulty and special guests on the topics of horticulture, agriculture, the environment and much more!Making It Grow - Extra! is produced by South Carolina Public Radio, in partnership with Clemson University's Extension Service.

Parenting Prothonotary Warblers

When filming at Audubon’s Beidler Forest the Making It Grow team used…

Making It Grow - Extra: The Nature Conservancy

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Lowndes Macdonald from The…

Making It Grow - Extra: The Catawaba Farm & Food Coalition

In this edition of Making It Grow - Extra, Clemson Extension Agent and host of…