Read shellfish and seaweed farmer Bren Smith’s opinion on “the dirty secret of the food movement…the much-celebrated small-scale farmer isn’t making a living” and why today’s parents shouldn’t let their children grow up to be farmers.

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/08/10/opinion/sunday/dont-let-your-children-grow-up-to-be-farmers.html

A version of this op-ed appears in print on August 10, 2014, on page SR5 of the New York edition