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Web site: http://www.americasheartland.org

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This series celebrates the men and women across who grow the country's crops, raise its livestock, tend its nurseries, and prepare its food.

TV Schedule

#1001 [TV-G]
Sample new varieties of sunflower snacks and check out research used to "build a better tomato."

  • KET2 Monday, April 13 at 9:30 am EDT

#1002 [TV-G]
Discover the dirt on farming without soil, climb to the heights for a look at a supermarket rooftop garden, and more.

  • KET2 Monday, April 20 at 9:30 am EDT

#1003 [TV-G]
Louisiana's most famous hot sauce is showcased. Visit the Ohio farm where Hollywood came to stay.

  • KET2 Monday, April 27 at 9:30 am EDT

#1004 [TV-G]
Travel to Colorado where potato farmers race to bring in the harvest, discover new varieties of spuds, and savor the sweet flavor of famous sweet potatoes from Arkansas.

  • KET2 Monday, May 4 at 9:30 am EDT

#1005 [TV-G]
Meet a California man taking a "spirited" approach to making artisanal vodka, visit a Kentucky farm where the crop is all about bourbon, discover a winery in the heart of corn country, and travel back in time to sample coffee in Hawaii.

  • KET2 Monday, May 11 at 9:30 am EDT

#1006 [TV-G]
Bring your basket to pick fresh peaches at a famous Delaware orchard. Meet the Alabama chef supporting home grown farming. Take your pick of tropical produce at a Hawaiian farmers market.

  • KET2 Monday, May 18 at 9:30 am EDT

#1007 [TV-G]
Meet some city folks in Albuquerque trying out urban farming, discover a centuries old farm in the heart of New York, and more.

  • KET2 Monday, May 25 at 9:30 am EDT

#1008 [TV-G]
Travel to South Carolina where one family has been harvesting sweet peaches for almost a century.

  • KET2 Monday, June 1 at 9:30 am EDT

#1009 [TV-G]
Travel to Michigan where new farm technology improves water quality. Meet a Louisiana sugarcane farmer working to save soil for the future.

  • KET2 Monday, June 8 at 9:30 am EDT

#1010 [TV-G]
Meet the farmers, chefs, and food critics for whom bacon is the perfect meat for the meal.

  • KET2 Monday, June 15 at 9:30 am EDT

#1011 [TV-G]
Meet an Alabama farmer who credits a serious accident for his success. Set sail off the coast of New England for a harvest of seafood. Discover how Florida officials battle bugs and bacteria to make our food safer.

  • KET2 Monday, June 22 at 9:30 am EDT

Closed Captioned #1012 [TV-G]
High school students learning to be farmers, a bus powered by soybeans, and Minnesota farmer with an environmental message for third grade students are featured.

  • KET2 Monday, June 29 at 9:30 am EDT

#1013 [TV-G]
A Louisiana cotton harvest is highlighted. Learn how cotton fibers are transformed into denim jeans.

  • KET2 Monday, July 6 at 9:30 am EDT

#1014 [TV-G]
Washington State farmers learn to do more with less water, Georgia farmers use new technology to stretch scare water supplies, and researchers in Florida work to create drought resistant lawns.

  • KET2 Monday, July 13 at 9:30 am EDT

#1015 [TV-G]
An Illinois heritage farm dedicated to teaching city folks about agriculture, a South Carolina woman creating a one of a kind botanical garden, and more are featured.

  • KET2 Monday, July 20, 2015 at 9:30 am EDT

#1016 [TV-G]
Join American veterans starting new lives as farmers. A farm school in Massachusetts is showcased.

  • KET2 Monday, July 27, 2015 at 9:30 am EDT

#1017 [TV-G]
Saddle up for a modern day cattle drive. California ranchers move their herd to find better pasture.

  • KET2 Monday, August 3, 2015 at 9:30 am EDT

#1018 [TV-G]
Join a cattle roundup at the world famous Hearst Castle in California. Set sail with fishermen hauling in the catch off the North Carolina coast. Raise a glass of award winning wine from Wyoming!

  • KET2 Monday, August 10, 2015 at 9:30 am EDT

#1019 [TV-G]
Discover how sweet and special sugar beets are transformed into sugar for soft drinks and desserts.

  • KET2 Monday, August 17, 2015 at 9:30 am EDT

#1020 [TV-G]
Meet an Illinois chef raising vegetables on the roof of his restaurant. A California family makes the move to the country to raise colorful irises.

  • KET2 Monday, August 24, 2015 at 9:30 am EDT

#1021 [TV-G]
Meet a California forester transforming old growth timber into spectacular furniture. Reel in a catch of wild salmon at a Montana cattle ranch. Find out how a Utah farm family Improved their profits by entertaining city folks.

  • KET2 Monday, August 31, 2015 at 9:30 am EDT

#1022 [TV-G]
Follow a California cattle rancher as he goes on his last cattle drive before handing the family ranch over to the next generation. As the family faces an uncertain future, so does their small town of Likely, California.

  • KET2 Monday, September 7, 2015 at 9:30 am EDT
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Links

Official web site: http://www.americasheartland.org

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