Schwille, Edward 2016-04-19

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This interview features Ed Schwille. Scwhille discusses working for the Soil Conservation Service, his career as a biologist, and the changes that have occurred in the industry.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name:Edward Schwille

Additional Parties Recorded:

Date: April 19, 2016

Location: New Braunfels, Texas

Interviewer: Andy Wilkinson

Length: 01:07:35 (1 hour, 7 minutes)


Background; Graduating high school, SCS; Wetlands biology, irrigation ditches; Working in the poultry industry; Differences between SCS and NRCS; Political element of the agriculture industry; Changes in the industry; Animal control; Technological changes

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital

Recording Format Notes: patrons may listen to a CD copy in our reading room

Transcript: transcript available on dspace

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