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CROSSING SOUTH: Estero Beach And Tomatoes

Airs Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at 9:30 p.m. & Saturday, Feb. 15 at 4:30 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: Host Jorge Meraz rides a jet ski for the first time in the Estero Beach Estuary, Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico.

CROSSING SOUTH is a travel show that explores Tijuana and Northern Baja. Bilingual travel companion and host, Jorge Meraz, takes you on a journey and demystifies the area. Get to know the people, vernacular, foods, customs and places frequented by the locals. To find these travel treasures, Jorge goes further than the tourist traps. There’s a lot to learn and fun to have right next door by CROSSING SOUTH.

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Arturo Rodriguez from Los Pinos Farm explains their tomato farming methods to host Jorge Meraz, and shows us around the greenhouse.

"Estero Beach And Tomatoes" - At Estero Beach, on the south side of Ensenada, Jorge tries a jet ski for the first time, then tests the ATV track nearby. And later, in San Quintin, learn about tomato farming with Arturo Rodriguez who guides a tour around the greenhouse at Los Pinos Farm.

Past episodes of CROSSING SOUTH are available for online viewing. Maps of the locations featured on the show are also available online. CROSSING SOUTH is on Facebook.

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Above: CROSSING SOUTH is a travel show that explores Tijuana and Northern Baja. Bilingual travel companion and host, Jorge Meraz, takes you on a journey and demystifies the area. Get to know the people, vernacular, foods, customs and places frequented by the locals. To find these travel treasures, Jorge goes further than the tourist traps. There’s a lot to learn and fun to have right next door by CROSSING SOUTH.