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4 > Image 4 of Kentucky farm and home science, vol. 4 No. 4 fall 1958

Part of Kentucky Agricultural Experiment Station

' fl. (Lett). This portion of a newly ac- yg I , = I quired addition to the Eden Shale git I/I.III J `I}'I Farm is typical of the appearance x ;r'j;_t,; * of the fann as a whole three vears _ I.-p,?> .I. . . ' . ;j~.~~.. I ..I1` _. a 0. Much of ll consisted of a rank r Z., .I, II {1 II:.I I I ,.I_ II I I ~ r.='/I _ I~ -1 . rowth ol scrub timber and brush. T ../KW. .. ' I V , , A I, _ . I I One ol the better stands ot timber, " { ` [ _ , r however, has been preserved for II. ='. . , , , . 5, * . - `A `t> i . .. .. .. " _AI, .1r . V , - ,_ II_ icstatch. QW" hi: ..} Z ( i ' M H" ~Z J i - ji: . s "' "_iQr;,' Y' V ,. . xl sw, VJ .T`*i.5t , i` V . -. .. . . g,..~u1_.. . ct ' * ..~a1;f j , ` `*'* " ",-l>,F',"Zf . vt .~ ,2 . . M ' ri,; l;7' ;.; "C ; . ., ., T . __ _l 2 * ri'? iY{.$ Y'?. "'*~"g?' . ~ * '.fj.*L;-1;f = qi.; ""*: I "f ""- 'ij" ,. f" ;1 l i ' * ~.' , ;..=; : %}; , V ` .-~.= , I {V, y;;g.;'.&. , "`Y'* I - _I filf ic, 'jfQ,;`,;:{ ? . _ . . 4 1 is : A i . t A . J Q ` f:`?" = ii; I ~ ~ I , , v ya Y_ .,. I. X ' ` I, I I ,II II~_Ii,I'I r-s,2::g;_,,,'I,=!f`, I *'I',;;;I_I ;lI;_ . I " . * II gg . I `I "tv Z "J:21?.. .2. `;.~< 3 ?$"?`i,..1*i..:y~::`;$$ger V . A . . w" ! :5 F ' "{'V '_?`k._.i. {Thy r . , " i A~_, .`Y;ii iZ.; s, ' : if,. , i j . /3 4/ l i '< r . ,:* ` A af%i1i}.;..';>T%*i,"Lf A.;"i .= ;Z.<1;'r ', ~ +1***/V? %; I l . " _* Jil-q - ft" ,I f. I ` ..,,j;Z5`14 _ ` ` ";";_;y I, e _ 5 f l 4 ~ '4t :.` L i * . A `5l;} * iz;iY" H}; ~2J~~*A'$S.}; #5*5%% , i*%?i*QfZAi?.;;_,;& '. i r` ft iii t M1 gi ` A { ' st.- % *5 * + .;i$?*" .1Y- V. at it ,55 xl}-ii II _7i**%;; ( If ;;'I` _' .t .,.I " IA`} _ { 5*** ~5"" 1, r12"*-.t' V i 43fA ' ., e= "ii~ 7* ;=>? < ` i" 5* n b II _ I _ _ _ (Above). \`Vhen the Eden Shale Farm was established many ` A tlll)lC (.ZllltLl1`(, llltfy Lll`C Cll(}l(lllg tor tlli l)bt VJ.I`1(.tlb of [hc existing buildings rcscnlblcd this ba1,I It Stands I I. II ()l' Slltll) l)(tlllS, l[Ofl]2lt()(S, S\Vt COPD, V1llC CTOPS, k\ll(l on lgmql included in a newly acqui}-cd Unch P()itlt()(S. FCI`tlllly ]I)1'OgI't1l]]S for tllS CYOPS HTC l)Clllg -9 studied, and the use of plastic greenhouses and plastic C _ I _ _ . |hC1nh0 i mulches will be tried and demonstrated as means of I I helping to increase the income of Eden Hills farmers. I 5, , .4 .\ll'(;t(l\' it llzlS l)tCll l:O\lll(l tlltlt t()lll1llI()S, S\V(!t A ` I_ corn, and snap beans respond favorably on the Eden -. A . . . .-. .. .-1-2-2 Shale soil. There are some indications that the flatter, .v ,{.,,._ 3 _, ;-:-;-:-;-;-: - me ~ A . ~ .- " . /T$. 'ZZ[' Z[[ ` ZiZ]ZZZ ` \J\YS" \ t(l'I'LlCC lztlltl IS ll()t ClllIll'Cly S21tlSl2lCtOl'y lOl` POTEITOCS _ <9&*fn_'wN ff; ]]IfII[I]j' ,_ *" - because of the heavv nature of the soil and some iii;. ` i`iZ;ZEZ;Z;Z;;,1 " `; _- t T O Law'? . r .:.:.I I _. IIu){[>qrt_- I , lltllel'. 218 \(l, \llll{llO\VII l'2lCtOIS. R I j.I.:._ V_T.j.I.;. ..j.j.I.;. *~ ILIMIIIG . . ` i iiiiii `jizi; `;i"_`({y _ _s_ . Strawberry Vurteties Tested - ZZ ; -;-;-;-;-, F`'"`' F" , A A . . Geer " `.' ` " (reenhouse research has been limited to variety f 1;. I testing; so lar. the Valiant tomato variety seems to $4, be the best. Use ol plastic greenhouses has proved r~ 5* IL _I BULLHI I.I.I. I . eeononneal and l)l'()l|l2ll)ll when properly managed. ;;;;Ii_I_ l-'9'" * r ` lilakemore. Tennessee lieautv, and Pocahontas ~~> ZZ;?;Z` _ $tl';l\\l)ll`l'}' \'i\l`l(tltS tllU llellljl`, tCSlC(l l0l` ll(l2lpl2ll)lllt}'; `ZZiZ T WOUL T . so lar, Pocahontas has yielded best. though all varie- I 5, *1 I _ I:.I I. ` I I 4 LLL ` ties yielded more than 500 crates to the acre. No <~ [fm 3 M 'Mn , ` I results have been tabulated yet on black and red _ "'"t...(.,... .a>.;O J,__m,_ _ " ras Jberrv \"ll'l(ll(S being tested; nor are there results _ _ ,_ { I I' ( l I_ li tl I I It I I I The Eden Shale Farm (indicated bv the star) is located * ml *ll* 1)*0**** mn 0 lf m(uf dm (U tllx in Owen county, 4 miles east ol Owenton. The shaded RI trees are being ehecl The loresters have centered most oi their work on fir. This species trial is to be continued for 8 years; (lhristmas tree production. This is the third year at the end of the eighth year the first plot planted *"` l l{lZX'l`l(ZK\` lixiixr asn lloxnc S(TIIZNClZlT.\l.l. 1958 ` Abt