Muddy Pond film opener

Muddy Pond Sorghum

Tyler Jones and 1504 present a short film about the Guenther family of Monterey, Tennessee, and their Muddy Pond sorghum syrup.

A heifer at the Edwards farm west of Nashville. When they retire, the Edwards will struggle deciding whether to sell their property to other farmers or to developers for a higher price.

Farmer’s Blues

The process of acquiring arable land is not as simple as it used to be — and it’s especially daunting for first-generation farmers.

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Ferment

Watch this Joe York film honoring Sandor Katz, winner of our 2014 Craig Claiborne Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Sapelo Red Peas

Residents of the Hog Hammock community in Sapelo Island, Georgia, believe that the Geechee Red Pea is their key to economic development.

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Halal Memphis

This episode of Gravy takes us inside Ali Baba Mediterranean Grill to meet Mahmoud al-Hazaz, who made his home in the U.S. South after being forced to leave his native Syria.

The Sazerac. Photo by Andrew Thomas Lee.

Booze Legends

Striking up a conversation with a stranger at a bar is accepted, even expected. And storytelling is a central part of that exchange.