The open range Rural West Texas losing people

El Paso Inc. - Blame it on technology. Agriculture is more mechanized, so it requires fewer workers, says Eduardo Segarra, chairman of the department of agriculture and applied economics at Texas Tech University.

Jacob Harrison did what he thought kids from rural West Texas are supposed to do. He went away to college.

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Blame it on technology. Agriculture is more mechanized, so it requires fewer workers, says Eduardo Segarra, chairman of the department of agriculture and applied economics at Texas Tech University.

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