The Battle of Westlands [videorecording] / Nichols-Mon Pere ; producers and directors, Carol Mon Pere, Sandra Nichols ; writer, Carol Mon Pere
- Focuses on the struggle between agribusiness and the small family farmer over California's Central Valley, which, because of a federal irrigation program called Westlands, contains some of the richest farmland in the world. Interviews with people on both sides of the conflict raise important questions about control of land and food production in the United States.
- Reproduced from the archival original, housed in the Peabody Collection of the University of Georgia Libraries, by the Peabody Recording Center, University of Georgia, Athens, Ga., 1981.
A winning entry in the 1980 Peabody Awards competition for television, no. 80012 DCT.
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- Recorded from a broadcast February 6, 1980 by PBS.
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