Why Race Matters

Black Farming and Land Ownership

Episode 5 | 18m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

Where food comes from and who has access to it makes a difference in the health of a community. In this episode, Angela Fitzgerald sits down with Robert Pierce, a farmer who works to address food insecurity in Black neighborhoods. They'll discuss organic foods, the importance of land ownership and the stereotypes Black farmers face.

Aired: 04/07/21

Rating: NR

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Why Race Matters is a local public television program presented by PBS Wisconsin.

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