High Country News September 04, 1981
... to read the essays, news stories and other articles in the issue, including the sampling below
Favoring bigger trains, Burlington Northern will discontinue rail service to small agricultural communities like Rapelje, Montana.
Low-interest loan programs will likely benefit large, already successful farmers and investors, while doing little to aid small or beginning farmers.
Two writers debate whether the U.S. should become more self-sufficient in its extraction of minerals critical to industry.