Making It Grow

Making it Grow is SCETV's weekly gardening show.


  • Plants for your Winter Landscape

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


  • 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

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

The Nancy Basket Exhibit

Nancy Basket is an artist that uses pine needles and kudzu into her work. We recently caught up with her at the University of South Carolina Lancaster Native American Studies Center to see her latest...

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 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.

Callery Pears: A Thorny, Invasive Offspring

This offspring of the Bradford pear not only spreads like crazy, it also has…

The Spread of the Bradford Pear

The saga of the rampant Bradford pear continues...

The Rampant Bradford Pear

It seemed like a good idea at the time...

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…

Making It Grow - Extra: Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

Clemson Extension Agent and the host of Making It Grow, Amanda McNulty, talks…

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

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