During the 20's many farmers or farm hands decided that it would be a good idea to move West because of the unusual amount of rainfall in that area. This proved to be a grave mistake for when the 20's ended, so did the rainfall. Soon after the move of so many people, large droughts started to occur in the area. The wind picked up the loosened topsoil and carried it around. Causing what is shown in the picture above. many were forced to move away from their homes sometimes forever.
time for a farming industry
With the new acts in place the farming industry was well on its way to becoming what it once was. The farmers were starting to come out of debt and the future was looking much brighter than before.