- Settler farmyard
- Spring plowing
- Four-row tractor corn planter
- Inspecting ears of hybrid seed corn
- Cultivating corn
- Farm scene
- Dairy Farming Booms in Iowa
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Dairy Farming Booms in Iowa
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In the northeastern part of the state dairy farming was very common and the butter making industry developed as a result. With improved transportation, the butter making industry boomed. And in 1902 Iowa shipped butter to such distance markets as Chicago, Boston, Philadelphia and New Orleans with over 70 percent going to New York City.
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