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34 > Image 34 of Annual report. 1905

Part of Kentucky Agricultural Experiment Station

I V ``. , Y . O0mFieZd Tests. ~ 17 The seed was received through the U. S. D. A. from Mr. ly , W. S. Sanders of Danielsville, Georgia. ~ 11. Leaming Yellow. l Ears strongly tapering, varying in size from seven to nine [ _ and one-half inches; circumference of ears, six to seven inches. ` ii. Length of kernels, nine-sixteenth inch; color, deep yellow; shape, ft medium wedge; indentation, moderately rough. Number of f V A rows, sixteen to twenty-two; space between the rows, medium . , in width. Butt, moderately rounded. Tip, well filled with " regular rows. Size of shank, medium. Size of cob, medium; A , color, red. " I _ f . Obtained through the U. S. D. A. from Mr. P. D. Leaming`; of Wilmington, Ohio. * 12. ReidjYelI0w Dent. _ l I_ Shape of ears taperingguniform size, {varying in length from eight to nine and one-half inches; circumference, six to , { seven inches. Length of kernels, one-half inch; color, horn . orange with light yellow cap; shape of kernel, long wedge; in- I dentation, medium smooth. ' Number of rows, 18 to 22; space 1 between the rows, very narrow. Butt, well rounded. Tip, welli filled with regular rows. Shank, small. Size of cob, medium; color, red. , . 1 Obtained through the U. S. Department of Agriculture _ l from Mr. James L. Reid, of East Lynn, Illinois. . I 14. Rileys Favorite. Z It has slowly tapering ear varying in length from seven to t nine inches; circumference of ear, six and one half to seven t inches. Length of kernels, ninesixteenth inch; color, yellow; t shape, medium wedge; indentation, rough. Number of rows, . 14 to 18 ; space between the rows, very distinct. Butt, moderately rounded. Tip, well filled with regular rows. Shank, small. , _ Size of cob, medium; color, red. I Obtained through the U. S. Department of Agriculture from Mr. Marley Riley of Thorntown, Indiana. V