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Soybean Chemical Sprayer
Soybean Chemical Sprayer
Resource Typeimage
TitleSoybean Chemical Sprayer
Coverage / Yearc. 1997
DescriptionThis chemical sprayer douses soybean plants with insecticides to help crop growth.
InterpretationThe use of chemicals as insecticides and fertilizers greatly changed the way farming was done. With these discoveries, farmers could supplement nutrients that crops were lacking.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History
Learning Standards15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.
Other ContributorsWalters, William D, Jr., 1942-
Source'The Heart of the Cornbelt: An Illustrated History of Corn Farming in McLean County,' by William D. Walters Jr.; ISBN 0-943788-15-3 (1997)
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Soybeans; Fertilizers; Chemicals; Croplands;
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifiermch0349; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL; Image does not appear in book.
CONTENTdm file name9061223832002_mch0349.jpg
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