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Vance Ehmke, Ehmke family  

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Continuation of interview in LNS #163431. Farming discussions.  

Environmental Recording 16:06 - 29:10 Play 16:06 - More
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Wheat field ambiance  

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Environmental Recording 29:13 - 37:52 Play 29:13 - More
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Interview 37:54 - 40:41 Play 37:54 - More
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Farming discussion.  

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Includes tractor and bell.  

Interview 1:13:49 - 1:20:32 Play 1:13:49 - More
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Lee Reeve  

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Ethanol production discussions.  

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Interview 1:23:09 - 1:36:11 Play 1:23:09 - More
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Lee Reeve  

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Ethanol production discussions.  

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Ethanol production discussions.  

NPR/NGS Radio Expeditions
26 Jun 1993

    Geography
  • United States
    Kansas
    Scott County
    Locality
  • East of Scott City; Ehmke Farm
    Latitude/Longitude
  • 38.48251   -100.8794689
    Recording TimeCode
  • 49:32 - 2:01:09
    Geography
  • United States
    Kansas
    Finney County
    Locality
  • Garden City; Reeve Agri Energy
    Latitude/Longitude
  • 37.87816   -100.88346
    Channels
  • Stereo
    Sampling Rate
  • 48kHz
    Bit Depth
  • 16-bit
    Recorders
  • SONY TCD-D10 PRO II
    Microphones
    Accessories
    Equipment Note
  • Neumann RSM190 stereo shotgun mic in 5" Rycote zeppelin; Neumann KM83 mic in A81WS windscreen

DAT LOG FOR Natl Geo / NPR RECORDINGS, June 1993
DAT NUMBER: START DATE/TIME END DATE/TIME 10 Sat 6/26 11:17 am Sat 6/26 3:24pm
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS: intv with Ehmke farm family at their farmhouse porch east of Scott City Kansas continued; sound beds at farm, wheat field, windmill, yard ambiances, tractor, farm bell; then to Lee Reeve's plant for ethanol production, tilapia fish farming, and cattle feedlot
All audio on this tape is made with a Neumann RSM190 in 5" Rycote zeppelin with Windjammer cover unless noted in log. Recordings decoded from MS to Left/Right before recording. Taped on Sony TCDDI0 Mark II upgrade, with Absolute Time and Time of Day stamped in subcode.

NOTE: First section of this tape is recorded split track, with the left track having the mid hypercardioid capsule of an RSM190, and the right track a KM83 in an A81WS windscreen.

0:00:00 resume intv with Ehmke family on their porch.

0:11:11 sound bed on porch after intv (still split track)

0:15:02 slate preceding room tone and intv, change miking back to stereo
RSM190 (decoded from MS to L/R)

0:15:30 heading for the wheat field

0:16:36 raising gain prior to wheatfield; walking sound, wind, birds

0:17:39 at the wheatfield; walking into field, across plastic weedshield sheets, through wheat

0:19:35 stationary perspective in wheatfield wind in wheat, flies, birds, jet high overhead

0:24:56 more stationary wheatfield, higher gain, some wind and handling noise at top

0:25:34 good wheatfield after handling noise

0:26:23 more at same location, distant train and windmill

0:26:57 walking back out ofwheat field (some wind breakup and handling noise)

0:28:53 at the windmill: birds, clanks
0:29:16 windmill starts moving
0:32:38 more windmill water outflow
0:35:18 more windmill: mules come in from the field
0:36:34 continuing windmill with mule hoof sounds
0:37:28 Erla gets Vance to say water is the glue of the area
0:38:15 try that again ....
0:39:17 Erla and Vance on nostalgic sound of windmill up on the windmill tower: loud clanks and resonant bangs as wind picks up, good sound of wind through tower
0:45:42 general Kansas farm ambiance location #1
0:46:21 repositioned still at #1, high pass filter in
0:50:46 more outdoor sound, position #2, active wind
0:51:48 reposition at #2, long track
0:54:17 location #3 ambiance track: close obnoxious bird
0:55:40 more at #3, good track with active bird
0:57:26 location #4, under fir trees, some wind, birds
1:00:16 birds flying and fussing nearby
1:01:32 start up tractor, drive around yard, off into road
1:05:46 still ambiance, then tractor returns, circles, parks
1:08:40 farmhouse bell, close perspective
1:09:33 farmhouse bell, more distant perspective
1:10:30 industrial ambiance at Lee Reeve's plant south of Garden City Kansas, Sat 6/26 2:30pm
1:11:44 meet Lee Reeve
1:12:34 get in Lee's car, drive to main plant
1:13:27 plant sound, some Q&A outside plant
1:20:36 room tone sound bed for 1st Q&Aoutside plant
1:21:28 inside plant: digital interference? or just odd sound? seems to be sound...LOUD sound
1:24:32 in control room within plant: Q&A quieter
1:32:18 sound bed in control room
1:33:17 back into noisy plant environment, sniff ethanol
1:36:11 back to car, to drive (not far) to fish tank shed gradually approach fish tank sprayers: water sound shifts gradually as a walk-by of tanks

1:38:43 more water tank sounds, steady location

1:39:45 water sound continues, moving perspective again

1:39:45 Erla Q&A with Lee in fish shed

1:41:00 sound bed for preceding Q&A

1:49:03 more moving perspective water sound in shed

1:50:00 more Q&A about fish

1:51:06 sound at second Q&A location, then leave fish shed and walk across

1:51:43 road to cattle feedlot #1, where not much happens until ....

1:59:39 change tape and head off to another feedlot on Lee's place

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