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America's Heartland
Genre: Cultural
AMERICA'S HEARTLAND celebrates the men and women across who grow the country's crops, raise its livestock, tend its nurseries and prepare its food. AMERICA'S HEARTLAND taps into the national fascination with food and curiosity about unfamiliar places and ways of life, while also exploring the American values of family, hard work and the spirit of independence. The series, produced entirely on location, portrays the worlds of agriculture, horticulture and aquaculture complete with fascinating stories, compelling characters, innovative ideas and enticing travel destinations.

Below is a list of broadcasts scheduled to air in the next 60 days on any of our three channels.

Episode #901
Airs Saturday September 6th
Haul in a harvest of bright red Washington cherries. Discover how a deadly citrus disease threatens Florida orange juice producers. Examine the research in helping honeybee colonies survive. Travel to California's Ojai Valley to taste one of a kind tangerines.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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tpt Life Channel 2.3

Sat Sep 6th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #1001
Airs Saturday September 13th
Sample new varieties of sunflower snacks. Check out the research to "build a better tomato." See how the National Seed Bank protects America's crops. Dig into the story of how science is improving our soils.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Sat Sep 13th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #1002
Airs Saturday September 20th
Discover the dirt on farming without soil. Climb to the heights for a look at a supermarket rooftop garden. Scientists bring in a colorful crop of algae. And haul in a watery harvest of seaweed.
26 minutes long
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Sat Sep 20th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #1003
Airs Saturday September 27th
Uncover the secret of Louisiana's most famous hot sauce. Visit the Ohio farm where Hollywood came to stay. Connect with the past in renovating century old barns. Uncover the farming "roots" of America's first president.
26 minutes long
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Sat Sep 27th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #1004
Airs Saturday October 4th
Travel to Colorado where potato farmers race to bring in the harvest. Discover new varieties of spuds making their way to you dinner table. Savor the sweet flavor of famous sweet potatoes from Arkansas.
26 minutes long
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Sat Oct 4th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #1005
Airs Saturday October 11th
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 famous winery in the heart of corn country. Travel back in time to sample coffee in the islands of Hawaii.
26 minutes long
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Sat Oct 11th @ 1:30 pm

Episode #1006
Airs Saturday October 18th
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.
26 minutes long
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Sat Oct 18th @ 1:30 pm

Episode #1007
Airs Saturday October 25th
Meet some city folks in Albuquerque trying out urban farming. Discover a centuries old farm in the heart of New York. Haul in the harvest with a New England farm family holding back their suburban neighbors. Move into the dark for a California mushroom harvest.
26 minutes long
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Sat Oct 25th @ 1:30 pm

Episode #1008
Airs Saturday November 1st
Travel to South Carolina where one family has been harvesting sweet peaches for almost a century. Take to the fields for a crop of bright red cranberries. Tap into some sweet Vermont maple syrup. Take your pick of tasty California strawberries.
26 minutes long
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Sat Nov 1st @ 1:30 pm


This list includes any broadcasts that aired in the past 2 months on any of our three channels.

Episode #922
Previously aired Saturday August 30th
Rob Stewart introduces us to New Mexico ranchers who work in helping farmers in Third World nations has taken him to Africa and Eastern Europe. One California City claims that title of Farm to Table capital in America. Travel to Sacramento where farmers and consumers get together to enjoy the bounty of the Golden State. And city residents in Boston join with Massachusetts farmers on a gleaners program that delivers fresh produce to those facing hunger in New England.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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episode on this channel.

tpt MN Channel 2.2

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tpt Life Channel 2.3

Sat Aug 30th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #921
Previously aired Saturday August 23rd
Visit a working dog training school in Nebraska where dogs learn how to handle sheep and cattle roundups. A Texas program takes feral cats and provides them to farmers and ranchers to help battle rodent problems. U.S. Customs agents use specially trained dogs to discover unwelcome pests coming in from shipments overseas. Barn owls help to keep down pest populations in California vineyards.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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tpt Life Channel 2.3

Sat Aug 23rd @ 1:00 pm

Episode #920
Previously aired Saturday August 16th
Rob Stewart finds a number of city folks who relish vacations on the farm...even helping to bring in the crops. Urban gardening programs in Kansas City help youngster to eat healthier. And a historic farm in the heart of Boston benefits consumers looking for fresh produce and youngsters who enjoy a rural vacation in the heart of the city.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Sat Aug 16th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #919
Previously aired Saturday August 9th
Akiba Howard finds two Nebraska women using the internet to help promote rural living in Nebraska. Sarah Gardner discovers that technology is making it possible for North Carolina farmers to better reach consumers. Two Kansas farm wives connect with city folks and rural residents with blogs on their new lives on the farm. And smartphone apps make it possible to improve crop yields for farmers in third world nations.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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episode on this channel.

tpt MN Channel 2.2

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tpt Life Channel 2.3

Sat Aug 9th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #918
Previously aired Saturday August 2nd
It's all about wine. Rob Stewart does some research on how lab work off the farm is improving the vintage for one California winemaker. African American vintners tap into new markets. Jason Shoultz gives you some background on wine and grapes. And making beer is a multi-family affair at the 7 Brides Brewery in Oregon.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Sat Aug 2nd @ 1:00 pm

Episode #917
Previously aired Saturday July 26th
Reporter Sarah Gardner rounds up some Texas Longhorn cattle. These cows, however, aren't in the Lone Star State. A Kansas Ranching family changes the color of their cattle to improve the brand. Law Enforcement officials in California work to stop modern day cattle rustlers. Rob Stewart travels to Idaho to meet a cattle ranching family that's added Elk ranching to their rangeland.
26 minutes long
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Sat Jul 26th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #916
Previously aired Saturday July 19th
Reporter Rob Stewart meets a group of young people just starting out in farming. They've gone back to school to learn all about agriculture at the California Farm Academy. Then, we meet some young people handling farming chores on a daily basis. Not on a farm, however, this is right in the heart of Philadelphia's inner city. And Jason Shoultz meets a young Florida couple teaching others about organic farming with some hands on lessons at their produce farm.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Sat Jul 19th @ 1:00 pm

Episode #915
Previously aired Saturday July 12th
Reporter Rob Stewart says that it's usually sons and daughters that follow in the footsteps of their farming parents. At this Indiana farm, however, it's dad who's returned to the farm after a long career away from the land. Akiba Howard visits a Nebraska wheat farm where the parents are giving their young children the skills to one day take over their farming operations. Jason Shoultz travels to Africa to see how American wheat is benefitting food choices for both people and animals. And we visit an Idaho farm where the focus is all about barley to create distinctive beers.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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tpt MN Channel 2.2

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tpt Life Channel 2.3

Sat Jul 12th @ 12:59 pm

Episode #914
Previously aired Saturday July 5th
Reporter John Lobertini takes us to the rocky coast of Maine where lobster fishermen are facing new challenges as they harvest crustaceans from the Atlantic Ocean. Sarah Gardner discovers how Arkansas farmers are finding fish farming to be profitable-hundreds of miles from the ocean. And a special kind of oyster farming in Maryland's is helping clean up pollution in Chesapeake Bay.
26 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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tpt MN Channel 2.2

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tpt Life Channel 2.3

Sat Jul 5th @ 1:00 pm


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