Making It Grow

Making it Grow is SCETV's weekly gardening show.


  • Paleoethnobotanist

  • Katie Altman and Karen Jackson Explore Macroinvertebrates

    Katie Altman and Karen Jackson explore macroinvertebrates.
  • Sol Farms

    Sol Flowers Farm in Anderson, S.C. Amanda chats with Ben Powell about Tallow trees.
  • Five Points Garden

    Five points garden, silver bowl flower arrangement, chipmunks.
  • Monarch Butterfly Waystation

    Monarch Butterfly Waystation.
  • South Carolina Festival of Flowers

    South Carolina Festival of Flowers.
  • Briggs Old, Briggs Goats

    Briggs old, Briggs Goats.
  • Art Blossoms

    Art Blossoms


  • 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

Watermelon Guacamole

We are joined by the SC Watermelon Queen Serena Allsion who shows us how to make a healthy and delicious Watermelon Guacamole dip.

Audubon Beidler Forest Sanctuary

We travel to the Audubon Beidler Forest Sanctuary and learn all about their history and what they are doing today.

Paleoethnobotanist Dr. Gail Wagner

Paleoethnobotantist Dr. Gail Wagner is doing research on the relationship between people and plants.

The Goats at Briggs Elementary in Florence, SC

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty visits Farm to School Coordinator Jeff Murrie at Briggs Elementary in Florence, SC to see their latest addition - Goats!

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.

Ragweed Gives Goldenrod a Bad Name

Feel free to bring flowering stems of goldenrod inside your house – its heavy…

Making Car Tires from Goldenrod?

When rubber was difficult to get during World War One, Henry Ford asked Thomas…

Goldenrod Is Not To Blame For Hayfever

Goldenrod happens to bloom when some of us have start having hay fever – the…

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.

Parenting Prothonotary Warblers

When filming at Audubon’s Beidler Forest the Making It Grow team used…

Making It Grow - Extra: The Nature Conservancy

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Lowndes Macdonald from The…

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

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