Wisconsin Hometown Stories

Irrigation Revolution

Clip: Special | 7m 10s | Video has closed captioning.

Stevens Point lies in the Central Sands Region of Wisconsin, a landscape made up of sand, gravel and boulders. The once unproductive land was transformed into some of the most fruitful farmland in the country thanks to developments in irrigation technology and the discovery of a large aquifer.

Aired: 10/25/21

Rating: NR

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Wisconsin Hometown Stories is a local public television program presented by PBS Wisconsin.