carver [cite]

Arthur Rothstein (for U.S. Farm Security Administration) [Public domain]

drip irrigation

Photo credit: ILRI/Zelalem Lema)

no chem sign [cite]

Ogallala Aquifer

This map was created by graphic designer Erin Aigner, with research assistance from Brett Walton of Circle of Blue. Choke Point: Index is an investigation into the precarious condition of water in America’s farm regions.

food waste [cite]

a. FAO of the United Nations
b. By petrr [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
c. By Wormsandstuff [CC0], from Wikimedia Commons

meat market [citation]

AnnRoberts, (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)

crop rotation [cite]

By Lesław Zimny [Public domain], from Wikimedia Commons

terraced field [cite]

By User:Doron [CC-BY-SA-3.0], from Wikimedia Commons