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Victory Garden
Victory Garden 2713
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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

Program Description

This week, help The Victory Garden celebrate the pure and intense flavor of fruit, fresh from the garden. There is no better expert to lead the way than chef Alice Waters of Berkeley's Chez Panisse, voted 2001's #1 restaurant by Gourmet magazine. Also, host Michael Weishan heads off to Verrill Farms in Concord, Massachusetts, where owner Steve Verrill helps explain the challenges and rewards of growing strawberries.

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Chicago: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2713,” 07/18/2002, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 23, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B45BE8BE1F3B40CB9DB9BCDF8325B810.
MLA: “Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2713.” 07/18/2002. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 23, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B45BE8BE1F3B40CB9DB9BCDF8325B810>.
APA: Victory Garden; Victory Garden 2713. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B45BE8BE1F3B40CB9DB9BCDF8325B810
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