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LOOKING BACK WITH THE CHENEY HISTORICAL MUSEUM

 

August 29, 2019



One hundred twenty-five years ago in 1894, farmers received poisons and chemicals for free from the county government to rid the fields of ground squirrels, or gophers. The rodents were a nuisance to crops, but the real hazard was to the valuable plough horses because the gopher’s holes could break a horse’s leg. Learn more about our area’s history at www.cheneymuseum.com.

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