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The Ogallala Aquifer is a shallow water table aquifer surrounde...

wikipedia - 08 Nov 2016
The Ogallala Aquifer is a shallow water table aquifer surrounded by sand, silt, clay and gravel located beneath the Great Plains in the United States. One of the world's largest aquifers, it underlies an area of approximately 174,000 sq mi (450,000 km2) in portions of eight states (South Dakota, Nebraska, Wyoming, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Texas). It was named in 1898 by geologist N. H. Darton from its type locality near the town of Ogallala, Nebraska. The aquifer is
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AWTRY: The 'Key”'to the city

Scottsbluff Star Herald - 09 Dec 2018
I paused and thought about it one last time as I pull the key off the key ring. I held it in my hand and couldn't help but remember when.
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Our Turn At This Earth: Ogallala Road

HPPR - 15 Nov 2018
I'm the kind of person who can't resist a country road. I'll be zipping down the interstate between somewhere big and somewhere else big, and a narrow.
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Agriculture will continue to get the job done

The Garden City Telegram - 10 Dec 2018
Agriculture continues to lose producers. No one will argue that point, but larger, more efficient producers are replacing those lost in this highly competitive ...
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Too many straws in the Ogallala drink

The Denver Post - 10 Aug 2018
Once the Ogallala Aquifer is emptied, it could take 6000 years to recharge naturally and there are “too many straws in too small of a cup.”
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Growing more food with less water

TribTalk - 04 Dec 2018
Agriculture is the engine that drives the rural economy and agriculture depends upon water. “Water is the lifeblood of our area. Without the water we have ...
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Letters to the editor (Nov. 30, 2018)

The Wichita Eagle - 30 Nov 2018
On Black Friday the Trump administration released the National Climate Assessment. Thirteen federal agencies contributed, including the military.
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Models are Models — It's Time to Act

No-Till Farmer - 27 Sep 2018
The latest salvo over the future viability of the Ogallala aquifer was fired earlier this month when the University of Kansas released a report that confirms what's at ...
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Noonletter, Nov. 14, 2018

KCUR - 14 Nov 2018
Regulate us, please In 2013, a coalition of school districts formed. They'd be laboratories for new ideas. If they could show the state they were serious.
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Illustrating the Ogallala Aquifer - 12 Feb 2018
The Ogallala Aquifer is the largest groundwater system in North America. It spans nine states and covers 175000 square miles.
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Our Turn At This Earth: Walls Of Corn

HPPR - 11 Oct 2018
Like any farmer, my father loved driving along a wall of green corn and computing the many bushels it would yield and the money these would put into his.
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The origins of the High Plains landscape - 26 Sep 2018
Starting at the eastern foot of the Rocky Mountains in the Midwest United States, the dramatic landscape of the High Plains stretches across several U.S. states.
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The Ogallala Aquifer

HPPR - 27 Feb 2017
Ogallala Blue: Water and Life on the High Plains , by William Ashworth, is a High Plains Public Radio community read. The book chronicles the development,
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Bright Spot for the Ogallala Aquifer

No-Till Farmer - 27 Jul 2017
Earlier this week I was walking into a gas station in between visits with no-tillers in Missouri when a man climbed out of his truck, saw my No-Till Farmer shirt and ...
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Whose Rights are Right?

HPPR - 06 Mar 2017
What do we say when we talk about the Ogallala aquifer? It's the “life-blood” and “linchpin to the economy.” Some farmers point out they aren't growing.
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Ogallala Aquifer At Risk

CropLife - 04 Sep 2015
The Ogallala Aquifer, with total water storage capacity about equal to that of Lake Huron in the Midwest, is the single most important source of water in the High ...
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Every Coin Has Two Sides- Woods Eastland

Delta Business Journal - 02 Oct 2018
Every one of us has heard others bemoan the 'decline' of the Delta, whether they be current residents, former residents returning for a visit, or sometimes when ...

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