An examination of American agriculture, horticulture and aquaculture and the people behind the scenes.
Sat., September 20, 2014
How sea oats are helping to save a state's shoreline. Also: a North Carolina nursery that uses robots to deliver plants for one's garden; the new-plant research at Burpee Seeds; and the use of pears to sweeten main meals.
Sat., September 27, 2014
An Oklahoma harvest of sesame seeds; California nuns who make olive oil from historic trees; a harvest of sea salt.
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of the most prominent and influential family in American politics.Learn more →
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 →