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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2704
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Gardening program hosted by Jim Wilson and joined by Bob Smaus, Roger Swain, Lucinda Mays and Peter Seabrook as international travel correspondent. Series chef is Marion Morash. Special correspondent is Holly Shimizu. The Boston-based Victory Garden (w/ Roger Swain) is located at a private residence; Victory Garden South is at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Georgia; Victory Garden West is at Roger's Garden Center in Corona del Mar, California. Original program: Crockett's Victory Garden - premiered April 6, 1976. Hosted by Jim Crockett. Second host Bob Thomson (for 12 years till 1991). Series release date: 1976

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Tune in and learn the perks of introducing bees into your own home garden. 10,000 are all it takes to get the Victory Garden's beehive buzzing! Host Michael Weishan also shares his best bets for selecting spring herbs and creates a culinary masterpiece — an herb container you'll want make yourself to keep close to your kitchen. Chef Jody Adams, a "James Beard Best Chef of the Northeast," rolls up her sleeves to prepare a luscious spring dish with ravioli and sorrel.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2704,” 05/23/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 20, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3EB10B64C0674E56A90AEC30A7939CBB.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2704.” 05/23/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 20, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3EB10B64C0674E56A90AEC30A7939CBB>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2704. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3EB10B64C0674E56A90AEC30A7939CBB
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