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Divert and conquer

Yost, D. (1983) Divert and conquer. The Furrow, 1983. pp. 14-16 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Discusses a wheat farm near Moro, Oregon and the conservation practices engaged by father and son farmers, Don and Ron Thompson, to control water runoff and soil erosion, using terraces and the diverting of water into ponds.

This article contains four photographs of the property, including Ron Thompson standing in the trough of a terrace.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1983 The Furrow
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/55856
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