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National Agriculture in the Classroom

Agricultural Literacy Curriculum Matrix

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The History Channel:

Black Blizzard

On May 9th, 1934 a giant storm rose up out of the great plains. A menacing wall of soil and dust headed east across the land, thick enough to block out the sun. This 3-minute video gives a good account of this disaster through video footage, interviews, and photographs.

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