The 1958 recession passed in Iowa leaving few aftereffects. This was the boon of being an agricultural and light-industry state rather than one of heavy industry. As everywhere, the slow-down allowed deadwood to be cut out of commercial concerns and started a new drive for efficient operation.
Iowa Farm Science Editorial Board
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 13
, Article 7.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol13/iss9/7