TV Schedule

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Morning

6:02 am
Ella the Elephant
Hello Dolly
When Ella's favourite doll is accidently sold at the village garage sale, she and her friends comb the island to get it back.
6:15 am
Opie's Home
Gram's Day
Opie wants to give Gram a gift, but learns how difficult it is to choose a gift that is tailored for someone else.
6:23 am
Zerby Derby
Rex in the Air
Rex the dump truck is usually happy building the jumps, rather than going off them. But today he wants to try jumping like Axle, who is the best jumper in Zerby Town. But Rex just isn't able to jump like Axle can, even though they are using the same jump. So Zack, Rex and Axle put their hoods together to figure out how Rex can make the jump.
6:31 am
Now You Know
Jellyfish
Howie and Baboo visit aquarist Kevin at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, who introduces them to a glass tank full of jellyfish. They learn about jellyfish body parts and why it is different from a fish.
6:39 am
Doki
Skateboard Showdown / Lion Problem
Fico is eager to prove to his cousin Rico that he is the better skateboarder. So they all head to a skate park in Shanghai, China, to enter a big competition! But they discover that it's a team event. To compete, Fico must teach the rest of Team Doki, who are novices, how to skate. As they practice, they find that each of them has a different learning style. --- When Doki boasts about 'taming a lion', it seems a harmless fib... until they're contacted by a WEC friend with a lion problem. Gulp! Now Doki has to back up his boast - but how can I help with a lion problem? It's off to Nairobi, Kenya, to find out! It turns out that lions are trying to prey on their friend Richard's cattle, and they need to find a way to discourage them. The Team try several possible solutions, but none of them work. Doki finally admits he has no lion experience, and apologizes to everyone. Luckily, by now Richard has been inspired to invent a clever device to solve the problem...
7:01 am
Odd Squad
Orchid's Almost Half Hour Talent Show
All the agents want to be a part of Orchid's talent show.
7:15 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Playful Dragon
When Alex and Rubble fall asleep reading Alex's favorite storybook, one of the main characters in the story "Flicker the Playful Dragon", jumps right out and continues to play a lively game of hide and seek all around Adventure Bay. His trademark fiery hiccups not only give his hiding spots away, but also cause lots of damage and freak everyone out. Now it's up to Ryder and the Pups (and dragon expert Alex) to track down Flicker and stop him. When Flicker gets trapped in a cave, the gang has to work together to come up with a way to get him out and back into the storybook.
7:30 am
Wild Kratts
Back in Creature Time - Day of the Dodo
The Wild Kratts crew lament the extinction of different animals in recent history and how they'll never ever be able to see them. Aviva decides that it's finally time to unveil her most secret invention yet - the Time Trampoline! Using the trampoline, the Wild Kratts jump back in time to meet the extinct Dodo Bird of Mauritius. But once there, they run into Gourmand's ancestor, who decides Dodos are definitely on the menu! It's Wild Kratts to the rescue!
7:57 am
Arthur
April 9th
April 9th begins like any normal day...until a fire forces Lakewood Elementary to close. The kids have a wide range of emotional reactions.
8:22 am
Tee & Mo
Ouchy
Tee trips and hurts his leg - oh no! Mo makes it better with a special bandage and some special mum fussing. Tee realizes that he quite enjoys the special treatment and begins to milk it. Will Mo catch on?
8:30 am
Splash and Bubbles
Dunk the Artist / Ripple's Sea Dragons
Dunk discovers that what he considers "just playing with sand" is actually considered beautiful art by his friends, and he is proud of himself for having a special talent. --- Ripple leads the gang to investigate the legend of the Sea Dragon that has been passed down in her family. When they discover what Sea Dragons actually are, they learn that just because they haven't seen something before doesn't mean it doesn't exist.
8:56 am
Can You Imagine That!
Marine Biologist
Paige imagines what it would be like to be a Marine Biologist and learn all about the oceans. She would swim in the ocean with all the different fish and mammals that live there, studying their behavior. She would explore coral reefs and kelp forests. She would swim with clown fish, sharks and even giant blue whales. Paige would always have her underwater camera with her to take photos. Say cheese Mr. Shark. Snap!
9:01 am
Paw Patrol
Pups Save an Elephant Family / Pups and the Mischievous Kitt
The Pups are on a PAW Patroller Road trip to the Savana where they meet up with Photo Safari fans Cap'n Turbot and his cousin Francois. In the middle of the night the campers are awakened by an intruder who turns out to be a lost baby elephant - Gilda. The PAW Patrol is called in to action find Gilda's mom or dad and get the family back together. When they do find Mom, they have another rescue to complete to get her out of a deep ravine. --- Adventure Bay has been picked as a Finalist in the Tidiest Town Contest and looks like they're going to win! That is until Mayor Humdinger unleashes his Kitten Catastrophe Crew and those naughty kittens mess up everything in sight. Mayor Goodway calls in the Paw Patrol to find the source of the mess and help get the town back into ship shape!
9:25 am
Doozers
Starry Night
A comet is coming to Doozer Creek and the whole town is gathered to witness this special event. Unfortunately, the comet arrives past Daisy Wheel's bedtime and she misses the whole thing! With help from her friends, Daisy Wheel gets her very own comet that she can look at whenever she wants!
9:37 am
Rob the Robot
Help Giving
Wanting to top off their Help Giving Day feast with a traditional special dessert, the gang head to the Dessert Planet. However they discover there is only one dessert left on the whole planet and a seemingly greedy alien robot tricks them out of it. As they head back to their rocket empty handed, they discover the alien robot's stranded rocket and his hungry baby. So demonstrating the true meaning of Help Giving Day, they fix the alien's ship and bring their feast to share with him and his baby. In return, the alien shares the special dessert with them.
9:50 am
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Garden Adventure
Hatty takes Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave to his garden to show them how to plant a seed and give it all the things it needs to grow into a fabulous flower. Educational - Demonstrating the relationship of life processes to plants, including understanding that seeds grow into a plant and recognition that plants need light and water to grow.
10:01 am
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Miffy and the Snail
Miffy makes friends with a snail while picking strawberries at Poppy's house. When it hitches a ride home with her, she realises she needs to find somewhere safe to re-home it.
10:08 am
Wibbly Pig
Grandpa Pig
Wibbly is waiting for Grandpa Pig to arrive - but he's late. While we wait Wibbly remembers some of the fun things they've done together - like the time Grandpa Pig helped him to fly his new model plane... only to crash it! And the time they played football... only to kick the ball into the house! He really is the best Grandpa Pig in the world, but why is he late? When he does show up, he has a fun new game to play with Wibbly! How many things can a cardboard box be? Wibbly thinks his might be a car, a roller coaster and a boat! Join in with all the actions! We can't find Wibbly, but we do find a robot who seems very good at doing a robot dance and playing games. It turns out it is Wibbly - in a robot costume he has made out of a couple of cardboard boxes. When Scruffy Pig comes looking for Wibbly we decide to play a trick on him and see if he can tell who the robot really is - he doesn't and neither does Big Pig! In the end everyone makes their own robot and we all do the robot dance together.
10:19 am
Lejo
Lightbulb
Lejo replaces a burnt out lightbulb.
10:22 am
Bing
Something for Sula
Bing makes Sula a picture with all her favourite things on it. It just needs one last jewel stuck on but oops the glue spills all over the picture. Sparkles save the day.
10:29 am
Zou
Zou's Crossing Guard Sign
Zou decides he'd like to be a crossing guard and Grandpa helps him make a sign of his own. He then directs ,traffic, around the house with his new sign but creates such havoc that it is decided that he might be better directing ,traffic, down at the beach.
10:41 am
Zou
Zippy Zou
There's a street party outside and Zou can't wait for it to begin. When it does, he discovers that the rest of the family need help getting things ready for the party. In his rush to help, he ends up causing trouble - but fixes his mistakes in the end.
10:53 am
Hi Opie!
Opie's Monster Day
Opie is excited for Monster Day until he discovers his monster buddy Gavin is absent. Opie tries to teach Corinne the activity, but has to be reminded that different kids play in different ways.
11:00 am
Zerby Derby
Washed Away / Flynn Beneath My Wings / More Volume
Walter's wash station is on top of a hill. Which means, all the water from the Zerby Wash runs down the hill and causes a lot of erosion. Walter, Fill and Zack try to figure out how to get the water to flow without washing the hill away. --- Zack needs to get himself and his broken tire back to Zerby Town. But the only one around to help him is Flynn the Plane. --- Rex has created a hole right in the middle of the trail. Zack thinks they should fill it before Zerbies fall in. They set off to find something that has enough volume to fill the hole.
11:21 am
I'm a Fish
I'm a Cuttlefish
The Cuttlefish reveals to us how they hide from others by changing their colour and if that doesn't work how they squirt ink to get away. Their unique bodies also help them catch prey that are further up.
11:23 am
Now You Know
Sidewalk
How are Sidewalks made? Howie and Baboo visit concrete expert Dino where they watch a cement truck pour cement and construction workers smooth it until the concrete hardens into a sidewalk!
11:32 am
Doggy Day School
Rosie's Gift
Rosie is doing spring cleaning when a bunch of balloons arrive with a Happy Birthday greeting and the dogs realise it's her birthday! They rack their brains thinking of the perfect gift for her but everything they think of backfires. Finally, Suki suggests they make music for her as they are sure she loves music. They get the idea to recycle all the stuff Rosie she has gathered in her 'junk' pile during her spring cleaning for use as instruments. With Lili has conductor, they succeed in putting together a lovely musical piece. Rosie loves it, not only for the great music, but because all the instruments are recycled. She says it's the perfect gift.
11:43 am
Lily's Driftwood Bay
A Slippery Customer
On Driftwood Bay, Lily invites a friendly seal to the Cockle Café and uses the pencil she found on the beach to take his order. The seal has a marvellous time but Nonna, however isn't so keen on his table manners!
11:50 am
Splash and Bubbles
Ripple's Sea Dragons
Ripple leads the gang to investigate the legend of the Sea Dragon that has been passed down in her family. When they discover what Sea Dragons actually are, they learn that just because they haven't seen something before doesn't mean it doesn't exist.

Afternoon

12:05 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Save a Lucky Collar
Marshall wins a shiny new collar, and he's sure it's bringing him good luck and nothing can harm him. Buoyed by his new role as the Lucky Pup he takes risky chances while helping to rescue Hootie. It takes good friends to rescue Marshall when he and Hootie fall into a deep crevasse.
12:17 pm
Floogals
Project Clay
The Floogals are baffled by this stuff that smells like the earth outside yet makes shapes like mini monsters and even can be morphed into the shape of a vase when spun on a wheel! As they investigate they accidentally squish one of boy's clay figures and in the re-building create a new one which looks rather like a Floogal!
12:30 pm
Dinosaur Train
Junior Conductors Academy Part 1 & 2
The kids are all excited! Why? Because they're off to Junior Conductor's Academy in Laramidia, to try to become Junior Conductors First Class. Buddy has a feeling he's going to be a star in class, until he meets Dennis Deinocheirus - a kid who knows even more dinosaur facts than he does! Can Buddy get over his disappointment that he's not the smartest kid in class, and make friends with Dennis (who seems like he's having trouble making friends on his own)? --- Now that Buddy and Dennis are friends, they have to work together (with the other kids) in order to pass a series of tests. If they succeed, they'll receive their Junior Conductors First Class pins! But standing in the way of their success is the most challenging instructor of all... Thurston Troodon!
1:00 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Flying Adventure
With a little help from her friends, Tweet learns how to improve her flying skills so that she can stay up in the air longer and fly further than she's ever flown before. Educational - Comparative distances: Helping children to begin to use language to make comparisons around distance: i.e. near and far, further, furthest etc. Identifying something 'near' and something 'far away'. Beginning to recognize animals - and objects - that do and don't fly.
1:12 pm
Mr. Moon
Shhhhh Serious
Sirius the Dog has taken to howling and is disturbing everyone until Mr Moon, Gold Star and Silva realize that Sirius needs exercise.
1:24 pm
Bing
Knack
Sula, Pando, Flop and Padget all have a knack, a special thing that only they can do. Bing is frustrated when all his own knacks are easy for everyone else to do too. When Pando accidentally hurts Bing's ear they are all in for a surprise as Bing discovers he does have a knack that no-one else can do.
1:31 pm
Box Yourself Minis
Cute Crawling Caterpillar
Øistein makes a cute caterpillar from an egg carton.
1:35 pm
Zou
The Vegetable Patch
Grandpa's vegetable patch has a visitor - a mole who seems intent on making hills all over the garden. Zou moves the mole nearer the fence. Now the vegetable patch and garden are safe! Grandpa is so pleased he gives Zou part of the patch to look after on his very own.
1:46 pm
Miffy's Adventures: Big and Small
Miffy and the Star
Miffy finds a star on the beach - has it fallen out of the sky? No, it's a starfish - and Miffy rides out in a boat with Boris to get it back to its family.
1:53 pm
The Day Henry Met...
The Day Henry Met... A Life Boat
Henry meets a friendly Life Boat. Henry learns all about Life Boats as they chat on the beach but unfortunately there is a Donkey stuck out at sea in need of rescue. Henry becomes a Life Guard for the day, races across the waves, meets an Ocean Liner before rescuing Donkey and his favourite coconut drink.
2:00 pm
Lily's Driftwood Bay
A Sheepy Situation
Lily and Bull are having fun playing chase until they leave the gate of the sheep field open. With sheep causing havoc all over Driftwood Bay, Lily and Bull must own up, and help round up those sheep!
2:07 pm
Rob the Robot
Splish Splash
When Rob and the gang decide Ema's pet fish is lonely, they head off to the Ocean Planet to try to find it a new friend. As they explore the amazing underwater world and encounter all sorts of incredible sea life, they learn about matching patterns - exactly what they need to help them achieve their mission and confirm that making friends is a lot of fun!
2:22 pm
Zerby Derby
Wind Breaker
A certain part of a trail, which travels through an open area, keeps collecting leaves. It seems like as soon as the Zerbies clean them up, more just blow in. So Zack and Axle recruit Strut the crane and Rex the dump truck to help build a wall to stop the leaves from gathering on the trail.
2:29 pm
Canada Crew
First Nations
Bebe jumps at the chance to play a drum when she and Mo are invited to visit a First Nations powwow with Bob Goulais, while Gavin learns all about totem poles in British Columbia.
2:37 pm
Mister Maker
Mister Maker 207
Mister Maker creates a torn paper picture and shows you how to build a shell grotto! Find out how to make a fantastic pattern using wax crayons and ink, guess the answer to the shape puzzle, and watch 'The Mister Maker Kid's' build an enormous dragon.
2:56 pm
Ruff-Ruff, Tweet & Dave
A Dancing Adventure
Hatty, Ruff-Ruff and Tweet help Dave find his own unique style and rhythm, and prove that blue pandas can dance! Educational - Learning about rhythm, beat and recognition of tempo (fast and slow).
3:07 pm
Space Racers
The Little Rocket Who Cried Aliens
When Raven and Hawk are assigned to help Coot with repairs up at Fuel Station Alpha, Starling laments that she's never picked to do anything. Feeling her pain, Headmaster Crane assigns her an important task: to study space through the Observatory telescope and report any unusual activity. The excited junior cadet embraces her new job, reporting sightings of aliens, ,weird, stars and other imaginary incidents, all fueled by her obsession with My Lunar Pony, her favorite TV show. So when Starling finally spots something truly amiss - Fuel Station Alpha's tools floating loose in space, thanks to Raven's carelessness - no one believes her. She finally convinces Hawk, and the cadets blast off to collect the tools and restore them to the station's supply hatch. To atone for teasing her, Raven must now watch a five-hour My Lunar Pony marathon!
3:21 pm
Paw Patrol
Pups Chill Out / Pups Save Farmer Alex
During a heat wave, Mr. Porter runs out of frozen food. Trouble is, the food delivery truck gets in an accident on its way town. Now the Paw Patrol must fix the truck and keep the food cold. Skye and Rubble harvest a giant hunk of ice to cool the food, but then Mayor Humdinger hijacks it and winds up riding the ice chunk all over town! --- When Alex lets Farmer Yumi's animals out of the barn to do animal-robics, they stampede into Adventure Bay, with Alex aboard Bettina! The Paw Patrol leaps into action to round up the animals and save Alex. But it won't be easy, especially with the citizens all gathered in town to watch the "Tour de Turbot", an epic potato sack race between Cap'n Turbot and his cousin, Francois!
3:45 pm
Ollie & Moon
Swiss Mountain Rescue Cats
After Moon makes a baby bird rescue, she's inspired to help more! The gang goes to the Swiss Alps to take a grueling rescue course from a humourless St. Bernard so Moon can be the hero she has in mind.
3:58 pm
What's the Big Idea?
Desire
Hugo thinks he needs a monkey to play with, badly. But he doesn't think he needs stuff like books or sleep. Felix and Lily help Hugo understand the things Hugo needs and the things he wants.
4:03 pm
Odd Squad
The Potato Ultimato / Fistful of Fruit Juice
When Otto starts shrinking, Olaf must lead Olive and Oren on a quest for the only known cure, the magical Growing Potato. --- Ms. O tells Olive and Otto the story of how she first joined up with Odd Squad back in 1870.
4:30 pm
Arthur
Mr. Ratburn's Secret Identity / Besties
Mysterious calls. Superhuman strength. Is Mr. Ratburn secretly a superhero? The kids search for the truth behind the Man in Green. --- When Buster and Ladonna bond over a memorable trip to the movies, Arthur feels left out. Has Ladonna taken his place as Buster's best bud?
4:58 pm
Creature Mania
Episode 17
Today on Creature Mania, we check out the colourful ox pecker, the amazing antelope, and discover some secrets about sheep. We meet Jayden and his dog Magic in Dog Tricks, and James and his kitten in Pet and Tell. We have a laugh with Panda, Pony & the Two Bobs, and enter the frozen world of the mysterious artic fox.
5:25 pm
Wild Kratts
Choose Your Swordfish
Aviva challenges Martin and Chris to a fencing duel and tells them to choose their swords. The Bros can't decide, so she tells them if they pick their favorite billfish - swordfish, marlin or sailfish - she'll make them a Creature Power Suit. So they head out on a mission to explore the mysterious world of billfish.
5:51 pm
The Space
Wednesday July 11, 2018 - Break 5
Daniel and Lucas tell jokes and watch an episode of the joke series.
5:54 pm
Dino Dana
The First Elephant
Dana is at the Museum studying the Mammoth fossils when she tells Dad and Saara a fantastical story all about the Cave People that lived among them.
6:05 pm
The Space
Wednesday July 11, 2018 - Break 6
Daniel and Lucas have a cupcake decorating contest.
6:07 pm
Giver
Ingersoll: Cheese Park
The community of Ingersoll gets cheesy when tasked with the challenge of building a cheese themed playground to celebrate the history of cheese in their town!
6:31 pm
Science Max: Experiments at Large 3
Hydraulics
Starting with a small, syringe-powered hydraulic arm, Phil maxxes things out by learning how to use the mechanical advantage of hydraulics to crush stuff!!! Plus filtering water, the Archimedes screw, hydro dipping and more!

Evening

7:00 pm
Flying Rivers
The brothers travel to the Amazon to bring home the powerful message of what happens to the water cycle when too many trees are removed. They meet with innovative farmers and Indigenous communities who are trying to protect forests while maintaining high productivity and fighting the growing threat of forest fires.
7:30 pm
The Big Leak
Most of us enjoy fresh, clean tap water 24/7, but few of us are aware of the complex network of pipes and sewage systems that bring us that water and take away our waste. Even fewer of us are aware of the severe problems facing these outdated water networks in major cities around the world.
8:00 pm
The Agenda in the Summer: Tom Wilson
He's played in Junkhouse, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, and Lee Harvey Osmond. Hamilton's Tom Wilson talks to Nam Kiwanuka about his life in and out of music.
8:30 pm
Ep. 2 - Trial by Fire
The first day of anatomy class has everyone's undivided attention, except for Charlie's-he has pressing family business to attend to. Gina almost becomes the early first victim of medical school's high attrition rates until an unlikely rescuer talks her off the ledge and back into class.
9:00 pm
Call of the Forest: The Forgotten Wisdom of Trees
Forests are one of the world's most significant sources of food, new medicines and oxygen. Scientist and author Diana Beresford-Kroeger explores our profound biological and spiritual connection with trees, and meets people who are taking the lead to replant, restore and protect the last of the planet's great ancient forests.
9:54 pm
A Battle on Two Fronts: Francis Pegahmagabow
Francis Pegahmagabow was a feared sniper in World War I - credited with 378 kills. Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan looks at why Pegahmagabow, the most highly decorated First Nations solider for bravery in Canadian military history, is worth remembering.
10:00 pm
To the Ends of the Earth
Narrated by Emma Thompson, this documentary examines the rise of extreme energy extraction in Canada and its impact on the environment, economy and local communities. The fossil fuel industry's intensive hunt for unconventional non-renewables, including Arctic drilling and shale gas fracking, also gives rise to a formidable array of scientists, authors and activists who envision a post-growth economic future premised on co-operation, social justice and ecological stewardship.
11:00 pm
The Agenda in the Summer: Tom Wilson
He's played in Junkhouse, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, and Lee Harvey Osmond. Hamilton's Tom Wilson talks to Nam Kiwanuka about his life in and out of music.
11:30 pm
Ep. 2 - Trial by Fire
The first day of anatomy class has everyone's undivided attention, except for Charlie's-he has pressing family business to attend to. Gina almost becomes the early first victim of medical school's high attrition rates until an unlikely rescuer talks her off the ledge and back into class.
11:56 pm
Climate Watch Shorts: The changing hunt
Wolves are survivors, but climate change is affecting the prey available to them and the way they hunt. Shorter, warmer winters mean there's less ice for the wolves to cross to hunt beavers. Populations in Ontario remain strong, but climate change is altering their way of life.

Late Night

12:00 am
Call of the Forest: The Forgotten Wisdom of Trees
Forests are one of the world's most significant sources of food, new medicines and oxygen. Scientist and author Diana Beresford-Kroeger explores our profound biological and spiritual connection with trees, and meets people who are taking the lead to replant, restore and protect the last of the planet's great ancient forests.
12:53 am
The Survival of the Algonquin Wolf
Of the 237 threatened species in Ontario, the Algonquin wolf is the only one that can be legally hunted in parts of the province. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry has come under fire for not doing enough. Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan visits Algonquin Park, one of only a handful of places this keystone species calls home.
1:00 am
To the Ends of the Earth
Narrated by Emma Thompson, this documentary examines the rise of extreme energy extraction in Canada and its impact on the environment, economy and local communities. The fossil fuel industry's intensive hunt for unconventional non-renewables, including Arctic drilling and shale gas fracking, also gives rise to a formidable array of scientists, authors and activists who envision a post-growth economic future premised on co-operation, social justice and ecological stewardship.
2:00 am
Flying Rivers
The brothers travel to the Amazon to bring home the powerful message of what happens to the water cycle when too many trees are removed. They meet with innovative farmers and Indigenous communities who are trying to protect forests while maintaining high productivity and fighting the growing threat of forest fires.
2:30 am
The Big Leak
Most of us enjoy fresh, clean tap water 24/7, but few of us are aware of the complex network of pipes and sewage systems that bring us that water and take away our waste. Even fewer of us are aware of the severe problems facing these outdated water networks in major cities around the world.
3:00 am
Ep. 13 - Peace and Quiet
A new constable arrives in Aidensfield and gets off to a rocky start with Blaketon, Ventress and Bellamy. A former Met officer, Mike Bradley is cocky, has an eye for the ladies, and isn't initially impressed with the old-fashioned ways of the countryside. However, he soon discovers that with Nick Rowan on honeymoon, the village has turned into a hive of crime and chaos.
3:53 am
Behind The Lens: Out Of Mind Out Of Sight
John Kastner talks about his documentary "Out of Mind, Out of Sight" about a forensic psychiatric hospital in Brockville Ontario.
4:00 am
Ep. 14 - Substitute
Following his heart attack, Blaketon is forced to face the fact that his police career is over. He resigns himself to it until he discovers the Deightons, a troublesome family who attacked a police officer years ago, are back in Aidensfield. When a plot to steal a racehorse surfaces, the Ashfordly officers must race to stop the Deightons. Meanwhile, Greengrass allows a group of Girl Guides and their lieutenant to camp out on his land - for a reasonable price.
4:53 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Wineries
Prince Edward County's growth as a wine region is closely intertwined with climate change. Declared a Designated Viticultural Area in 2007, the region has gone from one vineyard in 2000 to more than 40 today. Climate change is making growing seasons longer in Ontario, making the climate more hospitable for grapes. But the changes also threaten to introduce new pests. Wine producers in the County work together to adapt and grow. Meanwhile, climate change elsewhere opens up opportunities for Ontario wines. While things in this province are becoming more hospitable on average, elsewhere droughts and wildfires threaten long-established vineyards.
5:00 am
The Agenda in the Summer: Tom Wilson
He's played in Junkhouse, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, and Lee Harvey Osmond. Hamilton's Tom Wilson talks to Nam Kiwanuka about his life in and out of music.
5:30 am
Ep. 2 - Trial by Fire
The first day of anatomy class has everyone's undivided attention, except for Charlie's-he has pressing family business to attend to. Gina almost becomes the early first victim of medical school's high attrition rates until an unlikely rescuer talks her off the ledge and back into class.
5:55 am
Climate Watch Shorts: Why ticks are moving north
Summer tick season used to be a problem only in the southern part of Ontario, but tick populations are moving north as the climate grows warmer. A parasitologist at the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph explains how this migration is affecting people and their pets.