Making It Grow

ETVHD: Tuesday at 7pm || SC CHANNEL: Tuesday at 8pm, Saturday at 5pm **NEW SHOWS ARE COMING MARCH 2022!


  • Seeds, Micro-greens, and The Sanctuary at Boyd Island

    Soil tests, micro-greens, trees for pollinators, and The Boyd Island Sanctuary.
  • Cartersville Country Winery and Daffodils

    Fall Pollinators, Daffodils, and Cartersville Country Winery.
  • Clemson Extension Health Team and Food Share South Carolina

    November is National Diabetes Month. We cook with Ellie Lane and Christa Gonzalez.
  • Denver Downs Farm Fall Festival

    Denver Downs Farm, Tony Melton Garden dedication, shade and container plants.
  • Happy Halloween 2021

    Featuring pumpkin crafts, spider identifications, plants with “spooky” names, corn maze.
  • Columbia College Gardens

    Amanda visits with John Long, horticulturist at Columbia College in Richland County.
  • Fall Vegetables and the SC State Fair

    Fall Vegetables, Bees, SC State Fair.
  • The Lexington Community Garden and Mediterranean Café

    The Lexington Community Garden and Mediterranean Café.


  • 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

NOTE: We are currently filming new shows. Watch out for new Making It Grow episodes MARCH 2022!

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.

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Goodale State Park

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Making It Grow 2021 Highlights

Here are some of our favorite highlights of "Making It Grow" from 2021! Produced by a partnership with Clemson University and The South Carolina Educational Television Network, "Making It Grow"...

The Sanctuary at Boyd Island in Columbia, SC

The Sanctuary at Boyd Island is a seven-acre island in the heart of Columbia, SC where the Broad, Congaree and Saluda Rivers meet. A bridge is now constructed that connects to the island that includes...

Cartersville Country Winery in Timmonsville, SC

Cartersville Country Winery in Timmonsville, SC grows muscadines and creates a variety of wines. Clemson Extension Agent Terasa Lott talks with wine master Carlos Norton about their process of growing...

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.

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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.

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Making It Grow - Extra: Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

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