Items by Julene Bair

Excerpt from “The Ogallala Road”
Excerpt from “The Ogallala Road”
An author returns to a family farm in Kansas to explore drought and depletion.
When voting, listen to the grass
When voting, listen to the grass
At the Land Institute's Prairie Festival in Kansas, the glory of the short-grass prairie is remembered and celebrated.
Out in the cold
When Julene Bair sold the family farm, she severed her lifelong connections with a sense of place and her own childhood.