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Making A Difference (#1302H) Duration: 26:21 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Nobody can do everything, but everyone can do something. That's the theme of this episode. Watch as P. Allen Smith talks to people making a difference in their communities and also the world. From growing food for the homeless, teaching kids in the garden, composting, to creating new organic plant varieties. Watch "Making a Difference" and maybe you will be inspired to make a difference too.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Jul 24, 2016 -- 8:30am

Flower Power (#1310H) Duration: 27:24 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

This episode is all about flowers and how they have the power to lift our spirits and add personality to our homes. P. Allen Smith shows us how to grow some of his favorites for arrangements and how to let loose and not try to be so perfect in the garden.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 25, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Washington Was Here (#1311H) Duration: 27:09 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Step back in time with P. Allen Smith as he travels back to 18th century Williamsburg to see just how George Washington and other Virginians would have lived (and eaten) in Pre-Revolutionary War time. He'll walk in the shoes of an 18th century middling to meet some colorful characters that talk about the gardens, kitchens and their way of life. You'll even get a taste of our first president's favorite dish.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 1, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 6, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 7, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Extremes (#1312H) Duration: 26:17 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Look up in the sky... it's a bird, it's a plane... nope. It's an episode of Garden Home all about extremes! Today P. Allen Smith covers both ends of the spectrum. Topics range from plants that love the heat to plants that thrive in water. We'll also see some extreme decorating ideas that feel right at home in the Garden Home Cottage.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 13, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 14, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

Self Defense (#1313H) Duration: 26:31 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: DVI)

Learning some self-defense is a good idea for everyone. In this episode, P. Allen Smith will explore some fighting moves you can do to protect things around your home and garden. Now don't worry, these moves are all natural and a few are also very effective in case of a Zombie Apocalypse.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 15, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sat, Aug 20, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 21, 2016 -- 8:30am Remind me

A Visit from the Beekman Boys (#1401H) Duration: 27:11 STEREO TVG

Two New York City boys turned farmers visit Moss Mountain Farm. Find out how the Fabulous Beekman Boys fare, when faced with the challenge of capturing a free-range turkey while Allen puts a spin on a classic dish.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 22, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me

Past Made New (#1402H) Duration: 27:12 STEREO TVG

Take a step back in time to the late 18th century town of Salem, North Carolina. Learn how many of the same practices and principles in this Moravian community can be utilized in today's modern backyard gardens.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 29, 2016 -- 1:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Mon 6/27: DT9 PSIP issue for Over the Air viewers

      RESOLVED: PSIP was restored at apx 2:50pm Monday. Our signal should be ID’g as 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3 again. – – – – – (DT9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) Our Over the Air (OTA) signal for DT9 is still transmitting. However, we are aware that the PSIP information line in our OTA signal has stopped. Engineers […]

    • Mon 6/13: RESOLVED – KQED Plus (KQEH) Transmitter Off the Air (DT54.1 through 54.5)

      UPDATE: The signal was restored apx 5pm Monday. Most TVs will have recovered the signal on their own, but some viewers may need to do a rescan in order to re-acquire the signal. – – – – – – – – – – – – Our KQEH transmitter in the San Jose area has suffered […]

    • Mon 5/09/16: KQEH DT54 planned short outages

      (DT54-1 through 54-5) Monday 5/09 The DT54 Over the Air signal will need to switch from main to auxiliary levels at some point Monday (most likely early afternoon) for the safety of the crew working on another station’s equipment on the tower, then back to the main antenna late-afternoon when work is completed. The change […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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Wave 10
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KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

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KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

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V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

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Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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