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This brief article discusses how farmers in southwestern Kansas were reseeding sod on land that had formerly been planted with wheat. This reseeding effort, which aimed to stabilize soil, was directed by the Soil Conservation Service.

Creator: Topeka Capital
Date: February 27, 1944

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This gives students another example of how farmers were seeking to prevent another Dust Bowl. This works in tandem with sources regarding listing, terracing, etc….

KS:7th:5.1:Agriculture and the Dust Bowl (2005)

Item Number: 210711
Call Number: 630 Agriculture Clippings, v. 3
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 210711

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