Christopher Walljasper is an investigative reporter and audio producer in Chicago and across the Midwest. He has covered a variety of issues, including rural America, business, technology, real estate and national security.
Food Production is a Major Cause of Climate Change, but Farmers Can be Part of the Solution
Editor's Note: This story was originally published on The Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting. Farming, more than any other industry, might be the best hope for curbing climate change. The global food... MORE
Rural America · October 4, 2019
Slaughterhouses Offer Rural Communities Employment but Low Wages
Animal slaughtering and processing operations make up a large portion of the total jobs available in rural America, meaning these jobs are some of the best options for some Americans where steady, full-time... MORE
Rural America · August 2, 2018