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2471. Harker, J.M., E.L. Michalson and N.L. Meyer. 1977. Erosion control: An issue in American farm policy.. ID Agr. Expt. Sta. CIS #415.
Reduction in summer fallow for 6 north Idaho counties between 1969 - 1974; estimate Latah Co. erosion at 25 T/ac/yr on WW after fallow, versus 7 T/ac/yr on WW after spring peas; discusses the influence of government programs on farmland use decisions; suggests alternative, including set aside payment to plant soil-building crops, and planting alternative crops.