America's Heartland

Discover how sea oats are helping one state save its shoreline. Visit a North Carolina nursery using robots to deliver plants for your garden. Examine the research going into creating new plants at Burpee Seeds. Find out how pears can sweeten your main dish meals.



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America's Heartland

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.

  • 2016-08-28T01:30:00-07:00
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America's Heartland

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.

  • 2016-09-04T01:30:00-07:00
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America's Heartland

California rice farmer sells direct to consumers. A Virginia farm sets national record(s) for corn harvests. Farm to fork turkey burgers. Wisconsin's "Farm to School" program celebrates local crops as students learn to eat healthier.

  • 2016-09-11T01:30:00-07:00
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America's Heartland

New Mexico poultry farmers use yurts to raise "free range" birds. Montana sheep ranchers move thousands of sheep to winter pasture. Louisiana's Loyd Hall Plantation celebrates two centuries of farming. An Illinois farm mixes agriculture and aerospace parts production.

  • 2016-09-18T01:30:00-07:00
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America's Heartland

Arizona farmers raise record crops in America's "Winter Salad Bowl." Farmers donate crops to Florida food programs. Farm to fork cauliflower frittata. Montana farmers develop new crops to meet gluten free demands.

  • 2016-09-25T01:30:00-07:00
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