Skip to main content

Greener Pastures

  • Andrew Cohn, Director/Producer
  • Sam Mirpoorian, Director/Producer

A man is cutting a log in a pasture.

About the Project

American farmers are dealing with more economic hardships and pressure than ever before. Globalization, mechanization and climate change have left the agriculture industry at a dark crossroads. Greener Pastures is an intimate portrait of four American families, exploring the rise of suicide rates and growing mental health issues among Midwestern farmers.