The farmers are angry. They verbally attack the government men who would try to tell them how to manage their farms, after all, they yell, they know the land, they know how to look after their farms, they love their farms.
*Who was responsible for clearing the land and leaving a dustbowl during times of drought?
*Who was responsible for taking out all the trees along the river banks so that there was nothing to hold the land?
*Who cleared the trees from the land to plant more and more crops?
*Who created erosion on hilly slopes?
*And what about the farmers having the knowledge to manage their land?
*And who looks to government for aid in times of drought and flood?
Are these interesting questions?