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Episode #1301 Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Reporter Sarah Gardner takes you to North Dakota where scientists are developing new kinds of sunflower seed snacks. Reporter Akiba Howard profiles research on "building a better tomato." Jason Shoultz reveals how entire lines of seed stock are protected at the National Seed Bank. Reporter Stephanie O'Neill discovers how researchers in California and Pennsylvania work to improve soil for better crops.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Jan 20, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Episode #1302 Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Reporter Jason Shoultz takes a trip back in time to share some historic moments in American agriculture. You'll meet an Indiana farmer saving historic windmills. Join a Florida cattle drive with a bovine breed dating back to the 1500's. Test your taste buds on a savory pasta mushroom recipe and discover how North Dakota Farmers work to save historic rural churches.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Jan 27, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Episode #1303 Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Rob Stewart visits a California forester transforming hardwoods into heirloom furniture. Kristen Simoes travels to Montana where the Spring Creek Ranch diversifies their cattle operation with world class fly fishing. Sharon Profis hauls in a culinary catch with a shrimp and scallop bake. Jason Shoultz joins one farm family sharing their love of old time travel with horse and buggy outings.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 3, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Episode #1304 Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

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

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  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 10, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Episode #1305 Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Reporter Rob Stewart shares some unusual crops with you on this episode. Ever wonder where those sesame seeds come from that end up on your fast food hamburger bun? Meet an Oklahoma farmer developing new ways to meet a growing sesame seed demand worldwide. You may not be familiar with the term, Pulse Crops, but you've enjoyed the beans and peas that make up this segment of farm crops. Now researchers in North Dakota are developing new uses for this important group of legumes. A group of California nuns is turning out unique olive oil, and take part in a bright white harvest of sea salt direct from the shores of the Pacific Ocean.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 17, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me

Episode #1306 Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Reporter Sarah Gardner takes us to New Mexico where urban gardening finds a growing fan base in Albuquerque. Yolanda Vazquez discovers a 300 year old farm in the heart of New York City. Jason Shoultz visits a New England farm family working to avoid the crush of urbanization in historic Lexington, Massachusetts. A California woman finds success by farming mushrooms in the heart of Sacramento.

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  • KQED World: Sun, Feb 24, 2019 -- 10:00am Remind me
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