Title: Agricultural field notes
Full Citation
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00086632/00110
 Material Information
Title: Agricultural field notes
Physical Description: v. : ; 28 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Company -- Agricultural Department
Publisher: Agricultural Dept., Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Co.,
Agricultural Dept., Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Co.
Place of Publication: Jacksonville Fla
Publication Date: August 1, 1946
Frequency: monthly[aug. 1947-]
biweekly[ former nov. 1941-july 1947]
Subject: Agriculture -- Periodicals -- Florida   ( lcsh )
Agriculture -- Periodicals -- Southern States   ( lcsh )
Genre: periodical   ( marcgt )
Dates or Sequential Designation: 1 (Nov. 15, 1941)-
Dates or Sequential Designation: Ceased in 1948?
Numbering Peculiarities: Volume enumeration begins with: Vol. 2, no. 9 (May 1, 1943).
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00086632
Volume ID: VID00110
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 45625504
alephbibnum - 002665095
lccn - sn 00229155

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em-5 t oersos"t 86 37.3 mllicn pounds oqf aj3 Mij 4W
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-~ O ? MOs pounds In 1944, and 592809M Mmffi
sktis erop mrao Imde for the fir st UrM, I W R.-sm

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-bA and 4WIAg hamet, and to a pwatly expus"l
-1:s boqa place"d with rositd om tis trap i*M a"to
of euid pro*Aotima and an a *Vooa maW, saw IV nafts
I~b'aed ehan be readily armatod with a amuM.. *t. ter
th r41 thut b1* lu pix is proqMag to ba aa oze.1300., 9b& _i
ps ~rk. miataa slLl frt~~iiy javo bow lwj. l 4a Lr-
a to Imam asosagos In adqoptd areas timt bwo '.s iC
4* -M. ,d a In Itroiaaing thin oMLp otft sa wteP.

4 towal asPW brvoatoe fior seed is %he thtoo states 'bL year to
*d *e WtEI~ Sa'~L~, whiskiarof %tth 15SOO.-agrs lost vmr. and as
.a yorags of 6E&00 mees. Board yolde were obtained in moi
lb rWtego yiel for the lbroo states is otiunetd St &#OU pounds
momog 22 per *a* gromtr than in 194o%. odrob I In Gd. thk
limplab mooid-wvth W9 mllioan pouad, A]MbMi to josmad wit
goaldaf mWd wids. L thiN with 5.6 aLiliom pova~se

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a s.t 4 to 1/4 eats par yomin offered tar t4* Im -*rep*
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Stato last yoav, Alaboua loas in& masollUMat in tbis ftam yPWA ogaaiUntion,
Wording a bo To. A. Sim. wo Js in ohavgs of 4-K OIab we*t smont vwulo boys ,nd
SIrU in 1ho State. Tho State was also No. I ia proj.Itq earplob 6 wdoim0
B=d tho list of projoots upaoo tod laot yoar with 300M pr~mso To wvo the
food produoed, 26,,500 girls did food preservation wafke and movo then 18,000
pro Joete sweaoearriod on in food solootion and propavationo B3IOW. vasZ*arizu
What Alabamiia youngsters did lant yoarW,M aIll s Oayi 0"1 UU nors
Et Porn, 8,700 acwos of home lprdens, 6,100 acres of lo~atto and W asres -9
ponutu. They raised 614,000 ohiokus, 25f500 p4jW# 19104MOV *aO1** and
50WO abmW aniwaLs hI girls stocoke the pantry uhelVW 40 A 1 OAS
of food, borvod 2-9,534 moios, and planned 260,318 awrom '1kw noa% 4IIO W 64k
4Jaios of clothiag and romodeled 16,723 more."

ThwouOi sientific umauarh an extra-meot cos sw Wa usiasf% Ob7 now,
lom swrtix rwocoss has boon devolopod., aui is now 0. tho anh nVkA4 Vth
"teal34 sMaet* Qnd %oxZtrQ mst on the label whiuni d mlpiuqshs. A SOW VIO
~1~aa sirnps. it is a sivop sweater than UD othwwu, wIt41 + S to6 60WO tMAn
0000twss tabomtory tsrts lhavns *s-a It to be a sa aestoatVy sdrtute ftw
mW 14 Srdniag and fraosting fruit, in makiag pneemos, $0*9 pbIS 94 .1
***a* OS N m th 95 food produots*

Iftehinos that aroduee from 38 to loss than 4 tes Aobw ofet noro S
to, be rvo t an rAwfe of pgaEtag, and inell as wh poeauto for seW4 J4 ax
M &bAs it 20or rwoy too. a aft 300 borws to sheLL by land have been 6.ve4,o4
IV t. RP..oed -and ais so-qorbes ,*t the TUilago MIM~ry L~bOVtM of Us. tu
& sip pat of Arir ltureo at ku1was, Alebalm, A nMly dMloped, 0t004o*0
diMs dg(r-ew~skor ifits, shakes and windows two rows of eamauts tist baro
boos 3oswened with onoial bWados on a trqotor oultivatore Based on field
tsat., tiv uonoiao will handle up to two acros an hour, put vines in windrow
VWklIttlo loss of nuta, and speed upstaoking 25 to 30 per amnt

A moaqt potato vine harvostor that may prove to be a ohsop and easy
of mvinB g the vines of this aroa for food has been deviseo bg V* D. Dso*
partmait of Agr$*ulture .nginoers, Tosted in tho fiald duviag tio last two
Wop esaaoi, tin now vine hr'vostar is reported both ieaspeasivs to b4Id
and s*Urle to operates It will harvost vines at the rat of a half sins nso
howa, wd in a boavy crop from 10 to 20 tons a day can be a, ISOt

Keeping down woods and Wshoe in the pasture "I off is moe and bet-
tkw opening for lreontooo k, Wth the inaro.a Bd amounts of fortiliera used on
pastures, hbrnrmful plants gs.'w faster, us'ng more of tka aviutwa and good neodod
tbs t e sasB and o&ovois~ The qatlit.-f, of the grruimig M0 0lsswd by woed. WW4
WAshs. Monwig boe4d be done oftea aanouh to oaeabro) vod aud.P Boop hirS Vow
*IWiqzw Oase tSe seed supply of annual woods is dottayad, voluatoor stops
b1os omsalsw and easier to oontro.,


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