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Transactions of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society including proceedings of the state agricultural convention held in February, 1880, a summary of local conventions and practical and usedful papers

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Wisconsin State Agricultural Society
Transactions of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society including proceedings of the state agricultural convention held in February, 1880, a summary of local conventions and practical and usedful papers
Vol. XVIII
Madison, Wisconsin: David Atwood, State Printer, 1879-1880
34 v. plates 23 cm.

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[Title page] Transactions of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society including proceedings of the state agricultural convention held in February, 1880. A summary of local conventions and practical and useful papers. Vol. XVIII--1879-80, p. [i]

[Frontispiece] Butterflys Duchess, p. [ii]

Table of contents, pp. [iii]-v

Constitution, pp. [vi]-vii

By-laws, pp. [viii]-xi

Life members, pp. [xii]-xviii

Officers of the society, 1880, pp. xix ff.

Eighteenth annual report of the secretary of the State Agricultural Society, Bryant, Geo. E. pp. [xxi]-xxiv

Proceedings. Executive board meetings, pp. [1]-4

Society meetings, pp. 4-5

Annual meeting, p. 5

Treasurer's report, Miner, C. p. 6

Detailed statement of disbursements. As compared with warrant account of secretary, pp. 7-17

Exhibition of 1879, pp. [18]-23

Premiums awarded, pp. [24]-48

Reports of superintendents, pp. 49-63

State agricultural and horticultural convention, held at Madison, February 2nd to 6th, 1880, pp. [64]-110

Abuse of natural and mistakes of artificial land drainage, and the effect on the growth of vegetation, illustrated by specimens, Burdick, W. J. pp. 111-136

Clearing off timber land, Wood, J. W. pp. 136-153

Sugar from amber cane, Davis, A. pp. 153-164

Errors in farm dairying--their remedy, Curtis, F. C. pp. 165-195

The fallacy of farmers traveling in old ruts, Smith, Hiram pp. 195-202

Short-horned cattle, Judy, J. W. pp. 202-217

How we farmed in Wisconsin forty years ago, Clark, Sat. pp. 217-224

After the seed time, the harvest, Arnold, Mrs. A. A. pp. 224-230

"Culture on the farm--intellectual, social and esthetic", Rhodes, Kate pp. 230-257

Taxation, Gordon, G. E. pp. 257-291

Devon cattle--the best of all the bloods, Woodward, E. A. pp. 291-324

General talk relative to experiments upon the experimental farm, Daniells, W. W. pp. 324-340

Northwestern district agricultural convention, held by appointment of the Regents of the State University of Wisconsin, at Kneeland's Hall, Galesville, January 6-7, 1880, pp. 341-345

Ourselves, practically and otherwise considered, Rhodes, Mary pp. 345-349

Experiments with fertilizers on the university farm, Daniells, W. W. pp. 349-351

Education for the farmer, McLaury, J. W. pp. 351-359

Labor, Luce, S. S. pp. 360-367

Intelligence vs. ignorance, Herreid, Charles N. pp. 367-383

The raising of pork, and how to make it pay, Braum, Solman pp. 383-388

General management of the flock, Morley, I. W. pp. 388-396

The farmer's life, Crawford, J. C. pp. 396-400

Dairying as a means of preserving and increasing the fertility of the soil, Favill, Stephen pp. 400-413

Address of Hon. N. D. Fratt, Fratt, N. D. pp. 413-418

Business opportunities for women, Hazzard, Rebecca V. pp. 419-427

Address by Col. Wm. B. Slaughter, Slaughter, Wm. B. pp. 428-429

Tobacco growers' convention, pp. 429-435

An historical address before the Wisconsin Pioneer Association, Smith, George B. pp. 435-454

Fish farming, pp. 454-462

Proceedings of the Wisconsin Sugar Cane Growers' and Manufacturers' Association, pp. 463-467

The horse, Martin, C. L. pp. 467-471

List of officers of agricultural societies for the years 1879-80, pp. 472-473

Principal farm products growing in the several counties of the state at the time of making annual assessment for the year 1879, pp. 474-477

Abstract of the assessment rolls of the several counties in the state of Wisconsin, as returned to the secretary of state for the year 1879, pp. 478-481 ff.

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