8 Rnronr or AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT srrArroN.
FIELD Exrnnrmnurs. ,
;2g We have under way 760 held exper1ments. In Bullet1n 23
_ may be found experiments with oats under the following heads: fg.
Test of var1et1es, depth of sowing, mode of sowing, t1me of
sowing, and amount of seed sown per acre. In the same Bnlle-
tin is described a reliminar test with fertilizers on meadow.
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at the results of which indicate that otash iertihzers have a ben- kt
eiicial effect on timothy meadow, but on the English Blue-grass: i 0:
U no effect was apparent. l
=t. The corn experiments are given in Bulletin 26, strawberries 1n .3
Bullet1n 25, tobacco expernnents in Bullet1n 28, wheat experi- .
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ments in Bulletin 30, and experiments with commercial fert1l-- . V
&?& ; ~ A; IZETS on hemp in Bulletin 27.
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Professor Garmszn has issued Bulletins on the broom rape of I Y
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hemp and tobacco, a new wheat insect in Bulletin No. 30, some , .
strawberry pests nn L-nletin 31, and, in (,1rcula1 No. 3, means. le
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of lessentng injurres from insects and fungi. Professor Garman l
;; publrshes in this report further 1nvest1gat1ons. p
its rU1=1.tcArroiug-g[:j_L Q} . . . . I V `_
t1ns and one ClI`Cllltll`l3llllblIlS Nos. 23 to 31, inclusive, and; .
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Fs., . ._ I C1rcular No. 3 following. About ten thousand cop1es ot each; .
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,2 of these Bulletins have been dlSlI`1l)l]td 1n the State.
L Respectfully submitted. t
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gg , M. A. SCOVELL, Dzrector- ~
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