dust bowl http://kbia.org en Field Notes: Bearing witness to the Dust Bowl http://kbia.org/post/field-notes-bearing-witness-dust-bowl <p><em>This is the latest installment of Harvest Public Media’s </em>Field Notes<em>, in which reporters talk to newsmakers and experts about important issues related to agriculture and food production. </em></p><p><em>For this edition of </em>Field Notes<em>, Harvest Public Media's Grant Gerlock spoke with Dayton Duncan, who wrote and co-produced the film "<u><a href="http://www.pbs.org/kenburns/dustbowl/">The Dust Bowl</a>,</u>" which was&nbsp;directed by Ken Burns.</em></p> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson & Grant Gerlock 24860 at http://kbia.org Field Notes: Bearing witness to the Dust Bowl Dust Bowl memories offer present warning http://kbia.org/post/dust-bowl-memories-offer-present-warning <p>The Dust Bowl of the 1930s left an indelible mark on the Midwest and on history. It is the drought against which all others are measured. And it was a man-made disaster that could still offer lessons today.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 23:36:25 +0000 Grant Gerlock 24593 at http://kbia.org Dust Bowl memories offer present warning