Annual Report of the Indiana State Board of Agriculture, Том 1
State Board of Agriculture, 1852
Vols. for 1869- include Annual report of the Geological Survey of Indiana.
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acre adopted amount annual appointed attention average awarded become blue Board Board of Agriculture breeds bushels butter called cattle cents clover committee common considerable corn cost County Agricultural Society cows crop cultivation culture Diploma Directors ditches dollars drain early exhibited expenses experience fair fall farm farmers field five four fruit give grain grass ground growing half harrowed hogs horses hundred improvement Indiana interest John keep kind labor land less manufacture manure matter meeting Michigan mode offered officers organization planting plough plow portion potatoes pounds practical premium preparing present President production profitable proper quantity raising received regarded result road season Secretary seed sheep soil soon sown spring success thought thousand township trees turned usually varieties wheat White winter wool yield
Сторінка 82 - Imperial Caesar, dead and turned to clay, May stop a hole to keep the wind away...
Сторінка 80 - But with our Industry, we must likewise be steady, settled and careful, and oversee our own Affairs with our own Eyes, and not trust too much to others; for, as Poor Richard says, I never saw an oft removed Tree, Nor yet an oft removed Family, That throve so well as those that settled be.
Сторінка 81 - That landscape: and of pure now purer air Meets his approach, and to the heart inspires Vernal delight and joy, able to drive All sadness but despair: now gentle gales, Fanning their odoriferous wings, dispense Native perfumes, and whisper whence they stole Those balmy spoils.
Сторінка 74 - ... an opportunity to compete therefor; and in making their awards, special reference shall be had to the profits which may accrue, or be likely to accrue from the improved mode of raising the crop, or of improving the soil, or stock, or of the fabrication of the articles thus offered, with the intention that the premium shall be given for the most economical mode of improvement...
Сторінка 45 - All articles offered for premiums must be owned by the persons offering the same, or by members of their families; and products of the soil, or manufactured articles, must be produced or manufactured within the county or district. 6. Awarding Committees of three persons each, shall be annually appointed by the directors of the society, for judging the different classes of articles offered in competition, and awarding premiums for the same. 7. The awarding committees must comply with the provisions...
Сторінка 81 - And higher than that wall a circling row Of goodliest trees, loaden with fairest fruit, Blossoms and fruits at once of golden hue, Appeared...
Сторінка 184 - This constitution may be altered or amended at any regular meeting of the society, by a vote of two-thirds of the members in attendance.
Сторінка 78 - A ploughman on his legs is higher than a gentleman on his knees, as Poor Richard says. Perhaps they have had a small estate left them, which they knew not the getting of: they think, It is day, and will never be night...
Сторінка 193 - No. 5, yields 72 — showing an average of eight per cent, in favor of No. 3. In grinding, it was found that No. 5 ground the worst — worse than No. 1. There were in No. 5 a greater quantity of flinty particles which would not pass the bolt, than in any of the other lots. The bran from No. 5 was also much thicker and heavier than that of No. 3. Mr.