- Churning room in the Perry Milk Products Company
- Manual cradle to harvest grain
- Flater's meat shop
- Inspecting ears of hybrid seed corn
- Hybrid seed plant
- contour farming
- Harvesting Oats
- Farmers Inspecting Crops
- Iowa's Meatpacking Industry
- Dairy Farming Booms in Iowa
- Grain Milling Industry
- Early Mills
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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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