What problems confroned farmers in the west in the period c. 1865-1898? How did they try to deal with them?
Farmers in the West faced a huge proble, with the mass amount of people who moved out there. People were moving to the west to claim stranded land and farms. Farmers couldn't produce enough food to keep up with the demand. Farmers delt with that problem by modernizing agriculture. Farmers produced their product with machinery. Used rail road systems for shipping the product.