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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365604167/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Rob Stewart saddles up for a trip to California’s High Country where wild mustangs run free on land set aside to protect them. Sarah Gardner finds a South Dakota farm family counting on new technologies to deliver wheat to consumers. And California winemakers take steps to insure sustainability and... /episodes/get/38308 /episode/38308 1112 /episode-player/38308

Sustainable farm practices save water and energy at California wineries. A South Dakota family uses new technologies to bring their winter wheat to consumers. Efforts in Kansas to save historic prairie grass regions. Riding California's high country with wild Mustangs.

Air date:
Wed, 11/25/2015 - 05:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365583226/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The transition from military to civilian life often brings challenges in both how one lives his or her life and what the future holds in careers. A program in Colorado is helping veterans make that transition with an eye to new beginnings as farmers. /episodes/get/37939 /episode/37939 1111 /episode-player/37939

A Colorado program helps veterans become farmers. A traveling school program encourages careers in agriculture. Students learn blacksmithing schools in Kentucky.

Air date:
Wed, 11/18/2015 - 05:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365583164/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Taking part in a cattle drive is the dream of cowboy and cowgirl enthusiasts everywhere! Jason Shoultz joins the Cox and Heaton ranch families in Utah as they spend days in the saddle to move their herd from winter pasture to summer grazing lands. /episodes/get/37715 /episode/37715 1110 /episode-player/37715

Saddle up for a special Utah cattle drive. Three days on horseback bring city slickers and ranch hands together to move a cattle herd to summer pasture.

Air date:
Wed, 11/11/2015 - 05:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365577979/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Rob Stewart joins city folks in a great escape to the country to learn more about farm stays or what some people call "Haycations." Artists make their way to a Nebraska art farm to gain inspiration in a rural landscape. Sarah Gardner travels to Wisconsin where the Crave Brothers Dairy... /episodes/get/37416 /episode/37416 1109 /episode-player/37416

The growing popularity of Farm Stay vacations. Wisconsin farmers turn cattle waste into electricity. Farm to fork mushroom pasta. Award winning Florida woman rancher mixes cattle and conservation.

Air date:
Wed, 11/04/2015 - 05:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365572565/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Jason Shoultz visits an Oregon farm growing acres and acres of bright tulips. Bright blue is the color of success for a blueberry farm in Florida. Rob Stewarts visits a Louisiana research facility working to save America’s Honeybees. And travel back in time as a Pennsylvania man works to save... /episodes/get/37251 /episode/37251 1108 /episode-player/37251

A Florida farm family delivers early season blueberries. Government research works to save our declining honeybee population. Pennsylvania's "Barn Saver" keeps rural history alive - one board at a time. Tulip farming in Oregon.

Air date:
Wed, 10/28/2015 - 04:00
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https://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365568635/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Jason Shoultz travels to California’s central valley where one long time farm family has found success with sweet potato spirits. An Iowa farmer turns his cornfields into vineyards to create his own special wine. A candied orange salad is the feature in the “Farm to Fork” segment. And Wisconsin’s... /episodes/get/36896 /episode/36896 1107 /episode-player/36896

A California farmer finds success with sweet potato vodka. Iowa farmers turn their corn fields into vineyards. Farm to Fork Candied Orange Salad. Wisconsin's "Sassy Cows Creamery" creates specialty dairy products.

Air date:
Wed, 10/21/2015 - 04:00
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