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Annual report of the Wisconsin State Board of Agriculture for the year 1908

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Wisconsin. State Board of Agriculture. True, John M., Editor
Annual report of the Wisconsin State Board of Agriculture for the year 1908
Madison, Wisconsin: Democrat Printing Company, State Printer, 1908
1901-1913/1914.; 14 v.; plates, ports., tables.; 23 cm.

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Contents

[Frontispiece] Entrance Wisconsin State Fair Park

[Title page] Annual report of the Wisconsin State Board of Agriculture for the year 1908, pp. [i]-[ii]

Letter of transmittal, True, John M. p. [iii]

Officers of the Wisconsin State Board of Agriculture, p. [iv]

Table of contents, pp. [v]-[vi]

Laws relating to the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, pp. [vii]-[xi] ff.

Annual report of the Wisconsin State Board of Agriculture, 1908, p. [1]

Minutes of meetings of the board, pp. [1]-22

Secretary's report, True, John M. pp. 23-24 ff.

Treasurer's report, Dahl, A. H. p. 25

Secretary's financial statement, pp. 26-48 ff.

Secretary's warrant account, pp. 49-96 ff.

Award of premiums at state fair, 1907, p. 97

Horses, pp. 97-116

Cattle, pp. 116-136 ff.

Sheep, pp. 137-153

Swine, pp. 154-165

Poultry and pigeons, pp. 165-228

Agriculture, pp. 229-244

Bees and honey, pp. 245-246

[horticulture], pp. 247-272

Dairy department, pp. 273-277

Art, pp. 277-281

Woman's work, pp. 281-294

Culinary division, pp. 294-303

Educational department, pp. 303-313

Summary of races, pp. 314-316

Reports of department superintendents, p. 317

Horse department, Wylie, George p. 317

Cattle department, Hill, Charles L. pp. 317-318

Sheep department, Nordman, E. pp. 318-319

Swine department, Dillon, James p. 319

Poultry and pigeon department, Matteson, C. E. pp. 319-320 ff.

Department of agriculture and horticulture, Herbst, J. L. pp. 321-322

Dairy department, Scott, L. E. pp. 322-323

Machinery department, Wedgwood, David pp. 323-326

Fine arts department, Nelson, James J. pp. 326-327

Department of woman's work, Gannon, Lida Thurston pp. 328-329

Educational department, Hazelwood, John A. pp. 329-330

Department of woman's rest and hospital work, Perkins, Norah E. R. pp. 330-331

Publicity department, Watrous, R. B. pp. 331-334

Speed department, Wilcox, C. G. pp. 334-335

Department of forage and transportation, Fisher, C. T. pp. 335-336

Superintendent of gates, Clemons, F. L. pp. 337-341

Grand stand department, Cox, Geo. G. p. 341

Department of privileges, Roessler, O. F. pp. 342-343

Department of grounds, Fisher, G. U. pp. 343-344

Marshal's department, Fisher, G. U. pp. 344 ff.

Proceedings of the Wisconsin State Board of Agriculture in annual convention, pp. 345-348

The past, present and future of northern Wisconsin, Campbell, A. D. pp. 348-363

[State aid for county road building in Wisconsin], Hotchkiss, W. O. pp. 364-381

Agricultural education in Wisconsin, Borden, J. B. pp. 382-401

Industrial alcohol in relation to the farmer, True, R. H. pp. 402-417

Story of woodland farm, Wing, Willis O. pp. 418-435

Dairying as it relates to fertility and fortune, Glover, A. J. pp. 435-451

How to raise a dairy calf, Howie, Adda F. pp. 451-469

Better things for the dairyman or cows vs. cows. A multitude of worthless cows must go to the butcher. How to secure the good ones that make large returns, pp. 470-495

Afternoon session--Thursday, February 6, p. 496

Horse raising, Curtiss, C. F. pp. 496-510

Pure bred live stock, Hill, Charles L. pp. 511-519

Wisconsin farm crop reports, 1907, pp. 520-527

Crop and live stock statistics, pp. 528-555


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