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America's Heartland

Description

Much of the food Americans eat is produced by farmers and ranchers in the country's heartland, but many people don't know how it's produced. "America's Heartland" provides information about the people and processes responsible for the availability of food and fuel across the country and around the world. The show's reporters and producers tell stories in topics that include farm families, consumer issues, animal welfare and crop sustainability. Some episodes also take the show abroad to countries such as Egypt and Taiwan, to show the impact American agriculture has on the global economy.

Upcoming Episodes

  • A California forester transforms hardwoods into heirloom furniture; fly-fishing at Spring Creek Ranch; shrimp and scallop bake; horse and buggy outings. (30 minutes)

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  • A rodeo riding school in Montana; a California farm community saves pollinating honeybees; an Arkansas rancher rounds of a growing herd of buffalo. (30 minutes)

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  • An Oklahoma farmer develops ways to meet sesame seed demand worldwide; uses for pulse crops; California nuns produce unique olive oil. (30 minutes)

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