Ted Genoways

5 articles

Heart of Agave

A small organic agave farmer stands firm against the collision of Big Agriculture and tequila.


Corn Wars

The Chinese want to steal our genetically-engineered grain secrets. Why?


"Hurt That Bitch"

What undercover investigators saw inside a factory farm.

Excerpted from The Chain: Farm, Factory, and the Fate of Our Food.


The Spam Factory's Dirty Secret

First Hormel gutted the union. Then it sped up the line. And when the pig-brain machine made workers sick, they got canned.