Agriculture/Harvest Public Media
5:00 am
Mon December 17, 2012

Public research for private interests

America's Big Beef series.

Abraham Lincoln established the land-grant colleges 150 years ago as the “peoples’ universities” – places where research could be done to help the common man. But times have changed and some public colleges are now often working for big business. Peggy Lowe has the story in part 1 of Harvest Public Media's series America’s Big Beef