21 min

Episode 8: The Misfits On The Table

    • Politics

Most of the money in the farm bill spent to support farmers goes to people growing large-scale commodity crops like corn, soybeans and cotton. Very little goes to urban farmers or small vegetable producers. In this episode of NET’s On The Table, farmers who don’t fit the traditional mold talk about surviving without a safety net.

Growing Home, http://growinghomeinc.org/

Robinette Farms, https://www.robinettefarms.com/

Alex McKiernan’s podcast, Science for the Rest of Us, https://www.scienceforus.org/

Most of the money in the farm bill spent to support farmers goes to people growing large-scale commodity crops like corn, soybeans and cotton. Very little goes to urban farmers or small vegetable producers. In this episode of NET’s On The Table, farmers who don’t fit the traditional mold talk about surviving without a safety net.

Growing Home, http://growinghomeinc.org/

Robinette Farms, https://www.robinettefarms.com/

Alex McKiernan’s podcast, Science for the Rest of Us, https://www.scienceforus.org/

21 min