Farming

Why Are America's Farmers Killing Themselves in Record Numbers?

Why Are America's Farmers Killing Themselves in Record Numbers?

Debbie Weingarten

NEWS

Co-published with The Guardian. The suicide rate for farmers is more than double that of veterans. Former farmer Debbie Weingarten gives an insider’s perspective on farm life – and how to help

Ranching Life on the High Plains of Montana

Ranching Life on the High Plains of Montana

Elliott Woods

PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with The GuardianElliott D. Woods spent time in Phillips County in northern Montana, where public land is a source of life to which ranchers are intimately connected. If the plan to transfer lands to the states succeeds, it will mean a radical restructuring of the economy and the culture of the West.

The Hidden Poverty in Marijuana's Black Market

The Hidden Poverty in Marijuana's Black Market

Piper McDaniel and Talia Herman

NEWS | PHOTOGRAPHY

Co-published with Huffington Post with additional support from Capital & Main. Photography by Talia Herman. As the timber industry collapsed, one Northern California town turned to marijuana.