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The Best Green Acres Episodes

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List of the best Green Acres episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Green Acres episodes of all time are. Fans of Green Acres are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different episodes, including Never Trust a Little Old Lady and Lisa Bakes a Cake. What is the best Green Acres episode of all time? Look below and find out.
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    Getting Even With Haney

    Mar 22 1967

    SeasonGreen Acres - Season 2

    Episode Number26

    SeriesGreen Acres

    Tired of Doris' nagging about having to beat their laundry on a rock in the creek, Fred buys a Grabwell washing machine from Mr. Haney. The boat motor in a barrel goes berzerk, spraying water and...
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    Music to Milk By

    Apr 26 1967

    SeasonGreen Acres - Season 2

    Episode Number30

    SeriesGreen Acres

    Eb becomes obsessed with winning a contest on a Pixley radio station. To identify all the songs, he has to listen day and night. That becomes even harder after Elenaor the cow swallows the radio...
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    Arnold Goes to Hollywood Part 1 and 2

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    Season 4 Episode 12: The Douglases' farm life turns upside-down when they discover that their farm is located in the town of Pixley instead of friendly ol' Hooterville.
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    Season 5 Episode 21: Oliver unintentionally provides the motive for the residents of Hooterville to illegally receive more than $500,000 from the Internal Revenue Service.
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    Season 4 Episode 16: Oliver and Lisa make a startling discovery when they find some priceless jewelry in boxes of inexpensive cereal.
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    Season 4 Episode 8: 'Old Mail Day' comes to Hooterville when Sam Drucker cleans up his general store, and delivers all the old mail he finds to their rightful owners.
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    Season 5 Episode 23: The Douglas farm succumbs to a bit of 'lunar madness' when a precocious child inventor shows up to say he's been to the moon.
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    The Hooterville Image

    Nov 16 1966

    SeasonGreen Acres - Season 2

    Episode Number9

    SeriesGreen Acres

    The Hooterville farmers have decided that Oliver is ruining the town's image by doing his farming chores in a suit. Oliver eventually gives in to their demand to wear overalls, but they weren't...
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    Season 1 Episode 2: Oliver brings his wife Lisa to their new home, a ramshackle farm near Hooterville.
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    Season 4 Episode 19: When Oliver and Lisa go to the airport to see Mr. Kimball and Eb off to Washington D.C., they unexpectedly wind up aboard the airliner.
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    Kimball Gets Fired

    Mar 29 1967

    SeasonGreen Acres - Season 2

    Episode Number27

    SeriesGreen Acres

    Ralph is distraught when her beloved "Hankie" Kimball is fired as the county agricultural agent. His replacement is so rude and insulting that even Oliver is plotting to get Kimball rehired. His...
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    Season 2 Episode 18: A rival town threatens to lure away the citizens of Hooterville Valley with an offer of lucrative defense jobs.
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    Never Trust a Little Old Lady

    Dec 28 1966

    SeasonGreen Acres - Season 2

    Episode Number14

    SeriesGreen Acres

    It's tomato planting season and Oliver needs some useful weather information. Hooterville relies on WPIXL-TV's Mildred, a little old lady who prances out of her dollhouse, or Walter, the singing...
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    I Didn't Raise My Pig to Be a Soldier

    Sep 28 1966

    SeasonGreen Acres - Season 2

    Episode Number3

    SeriesGreen Acres

    When the Ziffels go on a second honeymoon at Niagra Falls, they leave Arnold with Oliver and Lisa. While there, Arnold is drafted by the U.S. Army....
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    Water, Water Everywhere

    Sep 21 1966

    SeasonGreen Acres - Season 2

    Episode Number2

    SeriesGreen Acres

    Mr. Haney has Willie the well-witcher to witch him a new well. But when Mr. Haney has plenty of water, Oliver loses his water. The same thing happens when Oliver has a new well witched, then the...
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    Season 2 Episode 23: Hooterville gives its impression of 'The Beverly Hillbillies' in a special charity show featuring Lisa as 'Granny,' Oliver as 'Jethro,' and Mr. Kimball as 'Jed Clampett.'
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    Season 5 Episode 1: Lisa's 'mudder' (mother) pays a surprise visit to the Hooterville farm and promptly takes over as a three-week houseguest.
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    Season 1 Episode 22: Lisa must decide whether she and Oliver will remain on the farm or go back to New York.
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    Season 6 Episode 20: The town of Hooterville, incensed by an increased tax burden, secedes from the state and proclaims Oliver to be 'King Oliver I.'
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    Season 1 Episode 17: Oliver discovers the only requirement to join the Hooterville Valley Fire Department is that he must play a musical instrument.
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    Season 2 Episode 1: The dreaded 'Bing Bug' invades Hooterville's corn crop.
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    Season 3 Episode 4: Oliver starts a feud with the Hooterville Phone Company and launches a campaign to recall its management.
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    Season 3 Episode 5: Mr. Trendell turns over the keys of the Hooterville Phone Company to Oliver Douglas.
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    Season 6 Episode 15: Oliver and Lisa agree to have their farmhouse painted, free of charge, as part of a paint company's advertising campaign.