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Author Oden, Derek, 1972- author.

Title Harvest of hazards : family farming, accidents, and expertise in the Corn Belt, 1940-1975 / Derek Oden.

Publication Info. Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2017]

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Description 1 online resource
Series Iowa and the Midwest experience
Iowa and the Midwest experience.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Acknowledgments; Chapter One. From Accidents to Action; Chapter Two. A Home and a Workplace; Chapter Three. Machinery Hazards; Chapter Four. The Perils of Chemical Use; Chapter Five. Igniting the Movement; Chapter Six. Professionalizing Farm Safety; Chapter Seven. Selling the Safety Message; Chapter Eight. An Ideal Fit: 4-H and FFA; Chapter Nine. From Cooperation to Division; Chapter Ten. Conclusion; Epilogue; Notes; Index
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Subject Agriculture -- Middle West -- Safety measures.
Agriculture -- Middle West -- History -- 20th century.
Family farms -- Middle West -- Safety measures.
Family farms -- Middle West -- History -- 20th century.
Industrial accidents -- Middle West -- History -- 20th century.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- Crop Science.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- General.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Agriculture & Food.
Agriculture -- Safety measures.
Family farms.
Family farms -- Safety measures.
Industrial accidents.
Middle West.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Oden, Derek, 1972- Harvest of hazards. Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2017] (DLC) 2016035921
ISBN 9781609384999 (electronic bk.)
1609384997 (electronic bk.)