America's Heartland

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Examine the smartphone’s potential for farming in third-world nations. Then, explore the story of how soybeans became a prevalent part of our diet and travel to California to harvest a glowing white crop of salt.

Air Date 1/10/17

 
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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.
Upcoming Air Dates
  • #1107 — America's Heartland |
    Saturday, Jan 28 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1108 — America's Heartland |
    Saturday, Feb 4 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1109 — America's Heartland |
    Saturday, Feb 11 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1110 — America's Heartland |
    Saturday, Feb 18 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1111 — America's Heartland |
    Saturday, Feb 25 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1107 — America's Heartland
    A California farmer finds success with sweet potato vodka. Iowa farmers turn their corn fields into vineyards. Farm to Fork Candied Orange Salad. Wisconsin's "Sassy Cows Creamery" creates specialty dairy products.
    Saturday, Jan 28 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1108 — America's Heartland
    A Florida farm family delivers early season blueberries. Government research works to save our declining honeybee population. Pennsylvania's "Barn Saver" keeps rural history alive - one board at a time. Tulip farming in Oregon.
    Saturday, Feb 4 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1109 — America's Heartland
    The growing popularity of Farm Stay vacations. Wisconsin farmers turn cattle waste into electricity. Farm to fork mushroom pasta. Award winning Florida woman rancher mixes cattle and conservation.
    Saturday, Feb 11 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1110 — America's Heartland
    Saddle up for a special Utah cattle drive. Three days on horseback bring city slickers and ranch hands together to move a cattle herd to summer pasture.
    Saturday, Feb 18 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
  • #1111 — America's Heartland
    A Colorado program helps veterans become farmers. A traveling school program encourages careers in agriculture. Students learn blacksmithing schools in Kentucky.
    Saturday, Feb 25 at 2:30pm TPT LIFE
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