Title: Agricultural field notes
Full Citation
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00086632/00116
 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: November 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: VID00116
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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d4es. e aaBad to Oprcmttloy 90 par coat of local ,ai zatiwazr lon to *te
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ALL oxporAmontal plots wore plnsted to the Grothan Olobe vurUity C
JanuoEp 2;, and al roooivod uniform fortLlisation. Sineo the plants woerM O
e;ll when sot, tho apray pogreaM wes not sorted until the plants had beooiM
So estalishod. As a result, whoa thoe t$ t spray appliocti m o w vr 1a4e ae
Pbulbsry 11 late blight was uniformly diatsi uted throughout al of th plots.
hW ratmt t o uppliotionD woro -mde at sove0 day iantrvals but sinoo lato
blit4t aM. inoreasi- in all plots, tho interval boteeon sprag wvas sao-aaeed
to five dty8. TIo fiv7e-day sohodulo was followed for the ton SUiaall a applim.
nations. 'the poer sprayor used aveo a workig prosauro of 400 pounds, and the
A4iMdda wero appligt at the rato of approxkteoly 125 gallon per so e
tere mas no imlioation of spray burn or aLer deloterious offo t trom the f~I4* o
a gFero y ahiodulo. The plots woro harvoetad fivo times, the fruit boitg p~aled
ian e owedoneo with oomaoroial pratilao, and was graded moortai to

Tablo below gtvo results oBtaia.d with the w u of tU severN* uag-
oldos toatode

Ite*ar4l Pone"la NarkotaVbo LAc-mens
(Lbs. per 100 Fruit over ohek
galsawater) (Bu. por A) (ia. par A)
1*. DittOhe i14, Zino sulfato, lio a 1 /2, 1, 2/2 24T 182
2 tithio-oatvbp~ ient Roaotion Product 2 225 160
No#, n-?5446(Product of Dtont).
3* ithana B-.14 siae sulfate, limeal 1/2, 1, 3/2, 224 157
pa Stu0o(IShell Oil spreader- 4 qtsa
4h aBnmb aunetion Product 2 1/2 222 159
l'atM of Rohm & IBas)
5s slt i autEte, live 42, 2 3204 39
A hae DwL4I, sano sultato, e limal 2, 1,/2 169 I
f.* = OBIS copper, 1i2 stlfate, 4, 1, 1/2, 2 11 86
hlie, plus DDI
8Z to cohrente 169-A, lize 5, 1 137 72
9. Z2eat 2 136
30, haeek N No ftigLoide 65 -

A'BURN, IA. Novombor is the bost and safest tia to prune sauppow
aog an ld other tCri tios of aBmodino grapos, advieos W. A. Ruffin, lorti ui
tarit with the Agricultual Extension ServiceS IH says that lator p~ie4g sar
weaken or Iill tUho viaoe Old arbors not ~ranod for several years should be
p4lod heavily, and nost of the old and all of the dead wood should be Utken eat.
AidA branches should be those with plenty of current year's growth, which will
betr rnxt years fruit. Woll kopt arbors should not be pruned oasrily but oaly
to open up the vines. Corroot pruning will result in Ora and bettor fruit next
sosaon- too nrch vinos keep out the needed light and eauoes ofwer and analler
fruit to mature.

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