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Seeds of Change (Episode #203H)

KQED Plus: Tue, May 17, 2016 -- 11:30 PM

Seeds represent hope, a new beginning. Amid battles over GMO crops and monocultures that dominate American farmlands, FF travels to meet seed savers pursuing grassroots alternatives. From the dry deserts of Arizona to corn and soybean growers in Iowa and Illinois, genetic diversity does matter and the roots of change are taking hold.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 18, 2016 -- 5:30 AM

The Meat of the Matter (Episode #202H)

KQED Plus: Tue, May 10, 2016 -- 11:30 PM

Cheap meat is actually quite costly, taking its toll on America's health and the environment. The good news is it's now possible to have your steak and eat it, too. Meet a new breed of ranchers who are leading the red meat revolution by returning to traditional styles of raising cattle. Iowan bison ranchers, Georgian cattlemen and Californian cowgirls all have one thing in common - grass.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 11, 2016 -- 5:30 AM

Go Fish! (Episode #201H)

KQED Plus: Tue, May 3, 2016 -- 11:30 PM

By mid-century, 90% of the world's commercial fish may be tapped out. But we're not sunk yet. This program sets sail with a different breed of fishermen who make their living on the water while treading lightly upon it. Meet old school fishermen in the Pacific Northwest reviving the tuna industry, young fishermen (and women) creating Community Supported Fisheries along the Eastern seaboard and the next generation of fish farmers in western Massachusetts.

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  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 4, 2016 -- 5:30 AM
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