Irrigation -- South Dakota; Irrigation projects -- South Dakota; Oahe Irrigation Project
Farmers, farm organization leaders and rural community leaders met before a Senate Interior Subcommittee in Redfield to insist that the Oahe Irrigation Project is an indispensable tool in building South Dakota's future.
Irrigation -- South Dakota; Irrigation projects -- South Dakota; Briggs, Hilton Marshall, 1913-2001; Missouri River Basin Project (U.S.); South Dakota State University. Water Resources Institute; South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station; South...
Dr. H.M. Briggs testified before members of the U.S. Senate on behalf of the Oahe Irrigation Project. Dr. Briggs stated that the irrigation unit would generate additional employment and stabilize the economy.
Irrigation -- South Dakota; Irrigation projects -- South Dakota; James River Valley (N.D. and S.D.); Cady, Mrs. Florence; Oahe Reservoir (S.D.); Anti-Oahe Association;
Mrs. Florence Cady, representing the Anti-Oahe Association, preparing to testify at a congressional hearing regarding an irrigation study. The association claims that a sizeable majority of farmers affected by the proposed project oppose the study.
Kneip, Richard F. Governor; Berry, Ellis Yarnal, 1902-1999; Morton, Rogers C. B. (Rogers Clark Ballard), 1914-1979; Barnett, Don; Dole, Hollis M. (Hollis Mathews); Oahe Irrigation Project; Irrigation -- South Dakota; Irrigation projects -- South...
At a luncheon sponsored by the Rapid City Chamber of Commerce, Secretary of the Interior Rogers C. B. Morton expressed his irritation at the slowdown in reclamation project funds stating that federal funds are spent on a “population” basis.
Irrigation projects -- South Dakota; Irrigation -- Research -- South Dakota; Expenditures, Public -- South Dakota; United States. Army Corps of Engineers; Reifel, Ben, 1906-1990
The $4.1 billion public works appropriations bill sent to the House contains over $9 million for water development projects in South Dakota, including $450,000 for advance planning of the Oahe irrigation unit.
Irrigation projects -- South Dakota; Irrigation -- South Dakota; Missouri River Basin Project; Holum, Kenneth; ; McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922- ; South Dakota Reclamation and Water Development Association; South Dakota Irrigators...
A two day meeting held to discuss the Oahe Irrigation project. Senator George McGovern and Kenneth Holum, Assistant Secretary of Interior for Power and Water, to speak.
Irrigation projects -- South Dakota; Irrigation -- South Dakota; McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-; United States. Bureau of Reclamation; United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs
Sen. George McGovern announced that the Senate Interior Committee unanimously approved the Oahe Irrigation Project for South Dakota. The bill now goes to the Senate floor for passage.