Julie & Rolin Eberline, Iowan Contract Hog Producers

As We Sow: Part 2 (video)

Farming for Wages What happens when independent farmers decide to go under contract to corporate producers and forever change the relationship between farmer and farm? Contract farming has led to a change in the rural economic landscape, for better or, as farmers and a host of rural analysts and academics say, worse, much worse: “They […]