Kneen spent 15 years in Nova Scotia building up a sheep flock and publishing a newsletter called The Ram's Horn. He moved to the B.C. Interior and began to teach and write on the global food system 'from the barnyard to the boardroom to biotechnology. He is the author of:

From Land to Mouth: Understanding the Food System (1989)
Second Helping (1993)
Trading Up--How Cargill, the World's Largest Grain Company, is Changing Canadian Agriculture (1990)
The Rape of Canola (1992)
Invisible Giant: Cargill and its Transnational Strategies (1995)
Farmageddon: Food and the Culture of Biotechnology (New Society, 1998)

[BCBW 2004] "Agriculture" "Environment"