TITLE

Clean ditch allows tile to work

AUTHOR(S)
Bechman, Tom J.
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Indiana Prairie Farmer;Mar2011, Vol. 185 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces the recognition of farmer Norman Schue as one of the Outstanding Conservation Farmers for 2011 at the Indiana Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts conference for setting out to clean his man-made ditch.
ACCESSION #
59221338

 

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