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America's Heartland Previous Broadcasts

Episode #1207H

KQED Life: Sat, Jul 22, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

The Wild Horse Sanctuary in northern California is saving wild mustangs. The Padlock Cattle Ranch welcomes visitors who experience a landscape far different from their urban or suburban homes. Customers pick the fruit at Michigan's Westview Orchards. Kansas is home to some unusual agri-tourism attractions: Shearer Hill Farm plays host to visitors who sample country cooking.

Episode #1206H

KQED Life: Sat, Jul 15, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Washington farmers deliver a big, sweet, cherry harvest. See how harvesting Georgia watermelons is a BIG deal. We'll find out: are those baby carrots really baby carrots? A Michigan farmer saves energy and the environment growing under glass.

Episode #1205H

KQED Life: Sat, Jul 1, 2017 -- 2:00 PM

Saddle up for a rodeo riding school in Montana. Visit a California farm community pulling together to save pollinating honeybees. Meet an Arkansas rancher as he rounds up a large and growing herd of buffalo.

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