An examination of American agriculture, horticulture and aquaculture and the people behind the scenes.
Sat., September 6, 2014
A crawfish harvest in Louisiana; an Arkansas farmer who grows special rice for Japanese diners; California youngsters who rescue wild duck eggs to protect waterfowl. Also: a recipe for Cornish game hens.
Sat., September 13, 2014
How woolly sheep contribute materials for unique art pieces. Also: a Wisconsin dairy farmer who carves one-of-a-kind figurines; a Tennessee dulcimer maker; and a Kansas farm that has a pumpkin cannon.
David Suchet says goodbye to his role as Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot in this special documentary, which looks back at the iconic character he has played for over 25 years.See all broadcast times →
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →