PODCAST: Chicken wars over sausage; EPA creating green-jobs

Mexican Sausage Crostini

The image illustrates Mexican Sausage Crostinis made with Jimmy Dean Roll Sausage, a product of Hillshire Brands. 

More on the current landscape of the food market, including the war between Pilgrim's Pride and Tyson Foods to purchase Hillshire Brands. Also, a look at just how many green-energy jobs might be created by new EPA regulations on carbon emissions. Plus, there's a concerted effort going on in the UK to train young people to make clothes in the hopes of increasing home-grown products.

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Mark Garrison is a reporter and substitute host for Marketplace, based in New York.

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