Making It Grow

Making it Grow is SCETV's weekly gardening show.


  • The MUSC Campus

    Our featured segment highlights the landscape and Urban Farm at MUSC in Charleston.
  • The River Alliance and Purple Martins

    Amanda and Terasa are joined by Rob Last, Paul Thompson, and Dr. John Nelson.
  • A floral arrangement, gardening tools, and flowering vines

    A floral arrangement, gardening tools, and flowering vines
  • Botany on Boyd Island and Columbia Green

    Our featured segments are Boyd Island and Columbia Green Garden Tour.
  • Longleaf Pine Research

    Longleaf Pine research with T.J. Savereno at the Pee Dee Research and Education Center.
  • Holiday Special 2021

    Pine cone and oyster shell crafts plus holiday floral arrangements.
  • 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.

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 and McLeod Farms. Additional funding is provided by International Paper, The South Carolina Farm Bureau Federation, and Farm Bureau Insurance.

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