University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
The State of Wisconsin Collection

Page View

University of Wisconsin. Dept. of Agricultural Journalism / 22 community building advertisements : use them to bring your bank greater prestige, increased goodwill, more business
([1930])

Harris, Roy T.
It takes cloth to make a coat PDF (262.3 KB)



Released Week Beginning November 10
It Takes Cloth to
Make a Coat
By Roy T. Harris
State Supertior
of Dairy Tests
J UST as it takes cloth to make a coat, so it takes feed
to make milk.
   The experiences of the owners of the highest producing
herds in the state all point to a liberal grain ration for
the best results. In some cases they have made $233.40
per cow over the cost of feed which has often amounted
to as much as $134.00. The following rations have given
splendid results with alfalfa hay. Try them.
. Ration No. 1
200 Ground Oats
200 Ground Corn
100 Ground Barley
100 Wheat Bran
100 Oilmeal Oil
   Ration No. 2
300 Ground Oats
300 Ground Barley
200 Wheat Bran
100 Gluten Feed
100 Oilmeal
              Much depends, of course, on the price of feed. How-
           ever, these rations have proved exceptionally profitablez
           under the usual conditions.
              In addition to feeding lots of grain, it's also a good
           idea to feed your cows a home made mineral ration con-
           sisting of 80 pounds of steamed bone meal, and 20 pounds
           of Iodized salt. Just feed 4 pounds of the mineral mix-
           ture with every 100 pounds of grain.
              And in feeding your grain be sure to feed liberally
           at the rate of 7 pounds of grain for each pound of butter
           fat produced.
                      Another article by Mr. Harris on
                      feeding will appear in an early issue.
     "For Farm Prosperity"
[Name of Your Bank)
S
S
S
S
S
S
S
-


Go up to Top of Page