Many rural areas are trying to attract new industries to provide more employment. Here are some findings about the effects on farming and farm living that resulted from new industrial employment in the Maquoketa area.
Kaldor, Donald R. and Bauder, Ward W.
"What Happens When - New Industry Comes to a Rural Community?,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 18
, Article 2.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol18/iss5/2