FIVE LOAVES AND TWO FISHES
In the heart of coal country, West Virginia - a young Navy veteran and his family are responding to food shortages and economic hardships in exceptionally creative ways. Their town of McDowell has made national headlines for it's poverty, unemployment, opioid crisis, and has recently been dubbed "Trump Country." These headlines miss the real story- one that could change the narrative in many rural towns across the country
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This episode is sponsored by the Owl Peak Farm Foundation, creating organic, sustainable farms in rural New Mexico.
Cover art illustration by Jia Sung