Sean Flynn

25 years of Making It Grow

By Sean Flynn

Making It Grow

Take a look at some of the highlights from the past 25 years of SCETV and Clemson Extension's Making It Grow!

2018 Carolina Yard of the year

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Carolina Yard

Clemson Extension Agent Terasa Lott visits 2018 Carolina Yard of the Year Winner Cindy Collins on Lady’s Island in Beaufort County, SC and learned how she tries to keep her yard following the Carolina Yard principles of creating healthy, watershed-friendly landscapes.

Horse Psychology

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Reed Edwards

Reed Edwards of FoxPipe Farm in Laurens, SC has a horse school where he works with horses on their behavior and also the rider or owner on what they need to do keep bad behavior from reoccurring.

Pruning Roses and Vole Protection

By Sean Flynn

Pruning Roses and Vole Protection

Pat Henry from Roses Unlimited in Laurens, SC share with us at "Making It Grow" some tips for pruning and protecting them from voles.

Pat Henry's Rose Garden

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Pat Henry's Rose Garden

Roses have always been a passion for Pat Henry in Laurens, SC. In addition to being a co-owner in Roses Unlimited, Pat has created several rose gardens around her home. She gives us at "Making It Grow" a tour and also highlights some of her favorites.

Plants for Pond Erosion

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Plants for Pond Erosion

Clemson Natural Resources Agent Guinn Wallover brings some plants that help with erosion issues to the set of Making It Grow. Guinn also shares with us information about upcoming pond management trainings Clemson Extension will have this Fall.

The Automower

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The Automower

"Making It Grow" traveled to Super Sod in Orangeburg, SC to speak with Nick Sangella on the Automower, a new innovation in lawn care. This robotic lawn mower has many benefits including recycling grass clippings and improving the quality of the soil on one’s lawn, cutting grass in either rain or shine, maintaining height of lawn and not scalping, easy mower machine maintenance, repair, and blade exchange.

Erline Wiles' Garden

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Erline Wiles

"Making It Grow' takes a trip to Fort Motte, SC and the home of Erline Wiles and her garden. Erline Wiles (91) has several garden rooms and is constantly making additions and planning new ones. She shares some stories with Host Amanda McNulty about how she first started the garden and also talks about some of her favorite plants.

The Bradford Watermelon

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The Bradford Watermelon

The heirloom Bradford Watermelon, long thought extinct, is being reintroduced to chefs, gardeners, and food enthusiasts around the world! Clemson Extension Agent and Host of "Making It Grow" Amanda McNulty visits Nat Bradford, a direct descendent of the original grower, in Sumter, SC. This story will follow the watermelons from the field on it's journey to become various products. We first travel to The Culinary Institute of the Carolinas at the Greenville Technical College where it is processed into molasses.

Drought Tolerant Plants

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Drought Tolerant Plants

Horticulturist Katie Dickson of Moore Farms Botanical Garden in Lake City, SC visits us at "Making It Grow" and brings with her some plants that are drought tolerant. Katie uses these plants to landscape in green spaces, parking lots and medians as they reduce or eliminate the need for supplemental water. This is called Xeriscaping.

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