Making it Grow

Landscaping Tips

By D. Ashmore

Landscape of a House

On this special segment for "Making It Grow" we learn about some landscaping tips to use around your home landscape. Durant Ashmore of Durant Ashmore Landscaping Nursery gives us tour of a home he landscaped while pointing out the many landscape principles he used.

The Focal Point

The first question that a landscape designer asks himself is, where is the focal point. And 99 times out of 100 in anyone's front yard, that focal point is going to be the front door. So highlight the front door. The last thing we want to do is block the front door.

Making It Grow Goes Behind the Scenes with a Wild Flower Garden Designer

By C. Ness

Tommy Burgess gets a close up of Greenville garden

Team Making It Grow traveled to Greenville, S.C. and visited with a group of flower farmers who service farmers markets, florists, and local businesses.  Southern Wild is a landscape design and garden maintenance business, as well as home to an urban, cut-flower market garden.  Making It Grow host, Amanda McNulty, talked with one of the growers, Julie Hill, about how she transformed her yard into a vibrant flower farm.

"Making It Grow" Wins Telly Award

By G. Rawls

"Mason Jar Salad"

The Telly Awards has named ETV and Clemson University’s “Making It Grow” as a Bronze winner in the 37th Annual Telly Awards for their segment titled “Mason Jar Salads”.  

Lemon Coconut Crumb Bar

By S. Flynn

Lemon Coconut Crumb Bar

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" is joined in the studio by Samantha McDowell from The Clemson Food Safety & Nutrition Team who will show us who to make a dessert with coconut oil.

Yield: 12-16 bars
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes

Clemson Blue Cheese Recipes

By S. Flynn

Clemson Blue Cheese Recipes

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of Making It Grow Amanda McNulty was visited in the studio by SC Chef Ambassador Heidi Trull from Grits & Groceries near Belton, SC who created several dishes and snacks featuring Clemson Blue Cheese.

SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo

By S. Flynn

SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo

Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty is joined by Jody Martin from The SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo. This event at the Florence Civic Center January 13-14 is designed to incorporate the industry's deep traditional roots along with today's thriving innovations to streamline the promotion and the expansion of the business of agriculture in South Carolina and beyond.

More information at http://scagribizexpo.com

Flood Damage to SC Crops

Clemson Extension Agents Amanda McNulty and David DeWitt discuss the devastating affects of the 2015 Flood to an already tough season for South Carolina Farmers and their crops.

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