"Nobody gives a s*** about a farmer"
Nov 6, 2018

"Nobody gives a s*** about a farmer"

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(U.S. edition) Farmers in the southeast were riding out tough times even before hurricane season: Prices are down, labor costs are up. That's making some family farms in North Carolina wonder if the whole industry is worth the trouble. Plus, we're expecting the latest numbers on job openings and hiring this morning, and they're expected to show the same momentum as last month's stellar employment data. But not all job postings are what they seem. Then: How Verizon is reconfiguring itself for the race to 5G. Today's show is sponsored by Forex.


(U.S. edition) Farmers in the southeast were riding out tough times even before hurricane season: Prices are down, labor costs are up. That’s making some family farms in North Carolina wonder if the whole industry is worth the trouble. Plus, we’re expecting the latest numbers on job openings and hiring this morning, and they’re expected to show the same momentum as last month’s stellar employment data. But not all job postings are what they seem. Then: How Verizon is reconfiguring itself for the race to 5G. Today’s show is sponsored by Forex.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC