i 1 puted for each farm. This pay- Many orchardmen prefer to ter- me
ment is available to produce1·s in race hillsides before setting out Sm,
adition to the amonnt earned fol- their trees. 0110 unit 02111 he earned ,,6,,
planting wjtiliu their Special Crop for each 200 linear feet of standard {Ou
allotments In establishing the te1·race with proper outlets con- we
_ maximum soil-building payment. Stl`““t°d· hm
_ · seventy cents is allowed for eaeh Fruit growers find green lll2llllll‘t· suc,
, · acre of cropland on the farm in crops ve1·y helpful in building fer- pm
excess of the acreage allotments gf tility rapidly. One unit is earned mt,
` commercial wheat, tobacco, and fo1· each acre on which a good stand tm-,
_ other special crops, Added to this of soybeans or cowpeas is plowed 8 it
I  amount is $2.00 for each acre of or disked under. Strawberry grow- » mm
` 1 Commercial orchards on the farm ers especially have found this pra··- fm
on January 1, 1939. A small allow- tice helpful. O1'Cll{ll‘(1 incn follow {Ou
~ ance is also added for farms with as a good practice a tcniporary jug
; considerable non-crop open pas- mulch secured by leaving a good yo]-
. ture. The number of dollars in the stand and a good growth of soy- It-M
maximum soil-building payment is beans, cowpeas, wheat or sweet I
A divided by $1.50 to determine the clove1· on the land. One u11it credit me
soil-building goal. The goal is is earned for each acre so han- _ Ng]
l' expressed in units which it will be dled in a bearing or non—bearing pm
necessary to carry out before orchard. fm
. October 31; 1939. _l¤ 0I`d€i` to 681*1 A special soil-building practit··· the;
_ the full Sombulldlug Pa.Ym€Ht· has been added to the schedule for sea;
1_ Many soil-building practices 1939 especially for orchardists was
. which may be carried out on the This practice earns one unit for Thi
farm fOr credit under the program the application of 1lOt less than the
. p are especially suitable for fruit two tons, air-dry weight, of straw oth
;, growers. or equivalent material per acre in for
    Certainly a fruit grower would °1`ChaYdS· abt
ii be interested in the provision Of course, there are many other . YUM
T E which offers him 47% triple super- practices which earn credit under HW
_   é ~ phosphate furnished as a grant of the program, such as the seeding of toll
gg aid. This fertilizer can be made grasses and legumes. reseeding l
_'   available to the producer if h_e will depleted pasture. and the use of Wea
_   Call at the county ohice and indi- ground limestone. tin;
,   cate his intention of using the _..__ ... l>€