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Farm development-- inspecting a potato field

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Title Farm development-- inspecting a potato field
Creator Foss, H.E.
Date 1947-09-17
Description Columbia Basin Project, Irrigation Division. Moses Lake Development Farm 2 miles east of Moses Lake. Twelve hours after a 3/4 inch rain which fell between 5pm to 10pm September 16th, water was standing in alternate furrows in the low flat areas of the Netted Gem potato field. Eighteen days after the last irrigation, which gives indication of the slow rate of pemetration in this field. This shows the effect of compaction by tractor wheels in rows with water-Art Bauman left and J.L. Toevs...
Subject Potato industry--Washington (State)--1940-1950;
Coverage United States--Washington--Grant County--Moses Lake
Source PG 94, Box 1, Folder Farm Development, 4 800
Publisher University of Idaho Library Digital Initiatives, University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives,
Relation Columbia River Basin Project Collection
Language eng
Type Image;StillImage
Format image/jpg
Rights No Copyright. Material made available by United States Army Corps of Engineers. For more information, please contact University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives Department at

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