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Greener Pastures

Season 25 Episode 12 | 1hr 24m 54s

There is a mental health crisis happening for many American farmers. A combination of climate change and the pandemic have contributed to increasing economic uncertainty and isolation. Following four family farms in the Midwest over several years, the documentary Greener Pastures is a story of perseverance and survival within the farming industry in the heartland.

Aired: 03/24/24 | Expires: 06/23/24
Greener Pastures
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