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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Peas, Please (#403H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

As a visit from her editor accelerates book preparations, Vivian reckons with handing over the restaurant reins to John and Justise. A tutorial in "beatin' peas," delivered by a 92-year-old expert, is an entertaining and therapeutic history lesson.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 23, 2019 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Nov 10, 2019 -- 11:30am Remind me

Onions and Avetts (#401H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Spring onions kick off the season as Vivian takes a break from penning her first cookbook to prepare dinner for beginner farmers. Though the Avett Brothers make an appearance, the underdog spring onion steals the show, playing both star and support.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Oct 27, 2019 -- 11:30am Remind me

Stand By Your Cabbage (#404H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Vivian's summer itinerary picks up with a 14-day photoshoot as she preps for a first-time trip to Feast Portland. Before heading out west, Sam Jones and Miss Lillie share old school cabbage recipes that influence the dish she prepares for festival goers. While on the road, Vivian trusts John and Justise to hold down the fort back home.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Oct 30, 2019 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sun, Nov 17, 2019 -- 11:30am Remind me

My Watermelon Baby (#402H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

The heat is high and watermelons are ripe. After a summer away from the restaurant, Vivian returns to a staff of unfamiliar faces and works to build camaraderie. She employs an avid home cook to put recipes from her forthcoming cookbook to the test.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Nov 3, 2019 -- 11:30am Remind me

Cabbage's Last Stand (#405H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Vivian can't resist the opportunity to romp around the city before firing up the BBQ cabbage at Feast Portland. The crisp Oregon air and thousands of patient festival patrons make hiccups with her cooking equipment easier to overcome.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 6, 2019 -- 3:00pm Remind me

Rabbit (#406H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Vivian attends the Carolina Meat Conference and demonstrates rabbit processing. As a cherished staff member prepares to leave the restaurant, Vivian mourns his loss while anticipating the additional strain.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 13, 2019 -- 3:00pm Remind me

More Than One Way to Skin A Catfish (#407H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

An up-close-and-personal experience with farm-raised catfish offers Vivian an enlightened perspective on the industry. When a staff member's last day at the restaurant finally arrives, heavy emotions, and fond memories create a bonding moment for the entire crew. It's the holidays and Vivian is crowned Grand Marshall of the Pink Hill Christmas Parade.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 20, 2019 -- 3:00pm Remind me

All Sunchoked Up (#408H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Flo and Theo's pre-school class visit the restaurant for a meal where table manners are the focus, but exceptionally slow service makes everyone antsy, especially Ben. When her sunchoke recipe doesn't make the grade, Vivian enlists guidance from an old friend.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Wed, Nov 27, 2019 -- 3:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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

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KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

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Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
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Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.