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Excerpt from Oral History Interview with Edward S. Johnson, October 28, 1985. Interview K-0012. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) See Entire Interview >>

Farmers must change their practices when farming near a source of drinking water

Johnson discusses some of the specific concerns of a farming family that is concerned about having to change its practices to accommodate stricter regulations about farming near a drinking water source. Not only will a reservoir take much of their productive land, but they will have to worry about managing waste from their dairy cattle.

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Oral History Interview with Edward S. Johnson, October 28, 1985. Interview K-0012. Southern Oral History Program Collection (#4007) in the Southern Oral History Program Collection, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

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