No Rest for The WearyAired on Apr 18, 2019
At the end of spring, it’s the last chance for family farms to put seed in the ground before the planting window closes. A farmer and his wife reconcile to finish planting, while another leaves his fields at a crucial time.
Out of ControlAired on Apr 11, 2019
With spring in full bloom, family farms across the United States race to prep their fields and plant their crops. While one family operation faces down the worst drought in decades, another family gets a scare that puts their life in perspective.
Betting the FarmAired on Apr 04, 2019
As spring arrives, hard-working family farms across the United States gamble everything they have, fighting to stay in business, and stay together. The real-life struggle of men and women who put food on our tables begins each year by going deep in debt on new land, equipment and livestock.
Shot on location across the country, “The American Farm” is an authentic portrait of the fight to go from seed to stalk, and from farm to fork. The HISTORY series presents an up-close look at one full year of family farming, told through an unprecedented year on the ground, capturing breathtaking visuals, private moments and personal interviews.