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    • This Blessed Earth

    • A Year in the Life of an American Family Farm
    • By: Ted Genoways
    • Narrated by: Christopher Solimene
    • Length: 8 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 7

    The family farm lies at the heart of our national identity, and yet its future is in peril. Rick Hammond grew up on a farm, and for 40 years he has raised cattle and crops on his wife's fifth-generation homestead in Nebraska, in hopes of passing it on to their four children. But as the handoff nears, their small family farm - and their entire way of life - are under siege.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator might as well be a computer

    • By Mph on 02-09-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Chain

    • Farm, Factory, and the Fate of Our Food
    • By: Ted Genoways
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Interviewing scores of line workers, union leaders, hog farmers, and local politicians and activists, Genoways reveals an industry pushed to its breaking point. Along the way, he exposes alarming new trends: sick or permanently disabled workers, abused animals, water and soil pollution, and mounting conflict between small towns and immigrant labor.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good and informative but not easy

    • By Anthony Vink on 07-26-15
    • Farm, Factory, and the Fate of Our Food
    • By: Ted Genoways
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 29 mins
    • Release date: 11-11-14
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 20 ratings

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Fear in a Handful of Dust

    • By: Ted Genoways
    • Narrated by: Derek Shetterly
    • Length: 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Climate change is making the Texas Panhandle too hot and dry to raise beef.

    Regular price: $1.99

    • Schmear Campaign

    • By: Ted Genoways
    • Narrated by: Derek Shetterly
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It started with a court battle over mayonnaise. In October 2014, Unilever, the multinational food titan, sued Hampton Creek, a small food-technology company, for false advertising. Unilever, which owns Hellmann’s and Best Foods mayonnaise, was contesting the name of Hampton Creek’s competing product, Just Mayo, a vegan substitute that uses yellow peas in place of eggs.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Corn Wars

    • By: Ted Genoways
    • Narrated by: Derek Shetterly
    • Length: 47 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The farm-by-farm fight between China and the United Statesto dominate the global food supply.

    Regular price: $1.95