Listening to the Prairie: Farming in Nature's Image

November 18, 2000 – March 31, 2001

National Museum of Natural History
10th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

2nd Floor, North West Wing (Hall 25) Floor Plan

This interactive exhibition on agriculture in the North American prairie explores the human history of the prairies and features 4 farmers who use techniques that maximize their output while preserving the prairie lands. Included are an illustrated mural, a windmill, and a touch screen display that connects items in a shopping cart with their prairie source.

Sponsored by the Forces of Change Program.