Making It Grow

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


  • Tegu Lizards and Trellises

    Tegu Lizards and Trellises
  • Goodale State Park

    Amanda floats along with Dr. John Nelson in Goodale State Park.
  • Parrish Rabon's Garden

    Parrish Rabon's garden in Camden, SC.
  • EdVenture Children's Museum

    EdVenture Children's Museum.
  • SC Watermelon Queen

    South Carolina's Watermelon Queen.
  • The Bradford Pear Ban

    The Bradford Pear Ban and Herbarium Specimens.
  • Dr. John Green's Newberry Garden

    Amanda McNulty, Terasa lott, and Davis Sanders are on the new Making it Grow set.
  • Kalmia Gardens

    Kalmia Gardens in Hartsville, S.C.


  • August 25, 2020

    Native plant landscapes, LeMaster dairy farm, robotic cow milking.
  • August 18, 2020

    Our featured segments include the Asian Longhorned Beetle and Plant Pound designs.
  • August 11, 2020

    Oyster recycling, Hudson’s Seafood House, and aquaponics.
  • August 4, 2020

    Joins us as we re-visit some of our favorite field trips around the state.
  • July 28, 2020

    Join Clemson Extension Agents for a “show and tell” extravaganza all around the state.
  • July 14, 2020

    Vermicomposting, Neonicotinoids, Theater Park, Monarch Waystation.
  • July 7, 2020

    Amanda is joined by Terasa Lott, Laura Lee Rose, and Zack Snipes.
  • June 23, 2020

    June 23, 2020

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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The Sanctuary at Boyd Island in Columbia, SC

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Cartersville Country Winery in Timmonsville, SC

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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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