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Drought / Irrigation In Nebraska #117238

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 09, 1988
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Heat wave and drought reported continuing. Report introduced.

(Seward Cnty., Nebraska: Greg Dobbs) Success of some farmers despite drought featured; scenes shown of Nebraska farm of Dean Hackbart. [HACKBART - says it pays to irrigate.] Impt. of Ogallala aquifer to irrigation in central states explained; scenes shown. [Farmer Jack COOPER, farmers co-op co. Harold HUMMEL -comment on farming.] [University of Nebraska Delynn HAY - says irrigation guarantees crop each year in Nebraska.]

Dobbs, Greg;
Simpson, Carole

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