S2 Episode 2: Bigger Farms, Ever Smaller Towns | KCUR

S2 Episode 2: Bigger Farms, Ever Smaller Towns

Oct 24, 2019

Many of Kansas’ small towns look weathered, worn and neglected after more than a century of exodus. The unending trend toward bigger farms, and fewer farmers, has sped that depopulation. That rise of modern farming techniques continues to pose a threat to rural cities and towns, particularly across the commodity crop-growing Great Plains.