Making It Grow

Making it Grow is SCETV's weekly gardening show.


  • Weeds, Propagation and Zoo Habitat Horticulture

    Weeds, propagation and zoo habitat horticulture.
  • Roses

    With Valentine’s Day around the corner we dedicate this show to Roses.
  • All About Bats

    Bat myths, bat benefits, all about bats!
  • Plants for your Winter Landscape

    Plants for your winter landscape, collards, and the Memorial Garden.


  • December 15, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Ryan Bean, Vicky Bertagnolli, and Tony Melton.
  • November 10, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Christopher Burtt, and Zack Snipes.
  • Halloween Episode 2020

    Halloween Episode 2020 features lots of new and interesting decorating tips.
  • October 20, 2020

    Fall is here! Amanda makes a green pumpkin floral centerpiece.
  • October 13, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Vicky Bertagnolli, and Andy Cabe.
  • September 29, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Vicky Bertagnolli, Andy Cabe, and Dr. John Nelson.
  • September 22, 2020

    Mystery Plants, Prescribed Burns, and GMO Food Labeling.
  • September 15, 2020

    Dr. Thomas Dobbins talks about Clemson Extension during COVID-19.

About Making It Grow

The Emmy Award-winning Making It Grow is a live, interactive call-in program produced by ETV and Clemson University. Host Amanda McNulty from Clemson Extension along with Clemson Extension Resource Agent Terasa Lott and featured guests focus on gardening topics, while highlighting interesting places and products from around the state.

Latest Stories

Making a New Years Floral Arrangement

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty creates a floral arrangement just in time for New Years!

Christmas Tree with over 150 Frog Ornaments

Some Christmas traditions are different and on this Christmas Tree, there are over 150 Frog Ornaments.

Christmas Decorations in a Log Cabin

Clemson Extension Agent Tony Melton in Darlington, SC always decorates his house for Christmas!

Making Mincemeat Tarts

Clemson Extension Agent Terasa Lott shares her family tradition of how they make Mincemeat Tarts.

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.

Too Late for Pre-Emergent "Weed and Feed" on Your Turf

Adam Gore, Extension Agent in Abbeville, who’s getting his PhD in turf, talked with us recently about not being in a hurry to get your warm-season turfgrass greened up. Although those big box stores have weed and feed conveniently and temptingly located

Don't Waste Money - or Nitrogen

When I’ve been to fancy grocery stores in pandemic days, I’m more prone to impulse buying -- why five bags of almond flour and peculiar jars of condiments? The garden centers at big box stores are masters at product placement – with totally inappropriate

Know Your Grasses

The most important thing you can do to improve the quality of your turfgrass is to every year make entries to your calendar. At Clemson’s HGIC , you can find yearly maintenance calendars for both warm-season and cool-season turfgrasses we grow in South

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: The Nature Conservancy

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Lowndes Macdonald from The Nature Convervancy about their mission of using science to solve local and international environmental issues.

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

In this edition of Making It Grow - Extra , Clemson Extension Agent and host of SCETV's Making It Grow , Amanda McNulty talks with Clemson Extension Agribusiness Agent Ben Boyles about the Catawba Farm & Food Coalition.

Making It Grow - Extra: Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

Clemson Extension Agent and the host of Making It Grow , Amanda McNulty, talks with Dr. Juang-Horng (JC) Chong, Clemson Extension Associate Professor and Specialist, about crape myrtle bark scale.