prairie land

Rezab Family Prairie Meadow
2:20 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Restoration Effort Returns Prairie Meadow to Its Roots

Volunteers planting in the lot just south of the Old Macomb Cemetery
Credit TSPR's Emily Boyer

A two-acre vacant lot near the Old Macomb Cemetery is beginning to look the way it did hundreds of years ago.

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Corn or Cattle
2:27 pm
Mon October 7, 2013

Farm Land vs Prairie Land

The Christen family grazes cattle year-round on native prairie pastures in southeast Nebraska. Rod Christen calls big bluestem their “Cadillac grass.”
Credit Grant Gerlock/Harvest Public Media

Rod Christen and his sister Kay farm corn, soybeans, and wheat on the family’s land near the small town of Steinauer in southeast Nebraska, but their main crop is grass.

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