The Dirty Life

Kristin Kimball talks about her transformation from a freelance writer in New York City to a farmer in Upstate New York. After she interviewed a young farmer, she ended up leaving the city and moving near Lake Champlain to start a new farm with him. The Dirty Life: On Farming, Food, and Love is the chronicle of their first year on Essex Farm, and their ambitious plan to grow everything needed to feed a community.