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Transactions of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, including proceedings of the state agricultural convention, held in February, 1884, together with other practical 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, 1884, together with other practical papers
Vol. XXII
Madison, Wisconsin: Democrat Printing Company, State Printers, 1883-1884
34 v. plates 23 cm.

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Contents

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[Frontispiece] Polly of Kenosha

[Title page] Transactions of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, including proceedings of the state agricultural convention, held in February, 1884, together with other practical papers. Vol. XXII--1883-84, pp. [i] ff.

Table of contents, pp. [iii]-iv

Guernsey bull Sir Champion XIII

Officers of the society, 1884, p. [5]

Constitution, pp. [6]-7

By-laws, pp. [8]-11

Life members, pp. [12]-17

Mortuary, p. 18

Law authorizing publication of transactions, pp. [19]-20

Twenty-second annual report of the secretary of the Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, p. [21]

Minutes of the State Agricultural Society, pp. [22]-23

Treasurer's report, p. 24

Detailed statements of expenditures, as compared with warrant account of secretary, pp. 25-34

Society meeting, pp. 34-36

Executive board meeting, pp. 36-38

Address of President, Fratt, N. D. pp. 38-41

[Report of superintendents], pp. 41-44

[Presentation of beer question, by women of W. C. T. U., and open letters of Emma Bascom, Clinton Babbitt, and a member], pp. 44-54

[Board meeting, of agricultural and horticultural soc.], pp. 54-56

Exhibition of 1883, pp. [57]-74

Premiums awarded, pp. [75]-101

Report of superintendents, Newton, T. L. pp. 102-127

Farmers' convention, under auspices of Wisconsin State Agricultural Society, held February 4-8, 1884, pp. [128]-154

The future of the sorghum sugar industry, Wiley, Prof. pp. 154-171

The agricultural college, Barry, A. C. pp. 172-186

Management of university farm and experiment station, Sloan, I. C. pp. 186-219

Alfalfa, or chili clover, Clark, Lewis pp. 219-226

First principles, Bascom, John pp. 226-247

Our boy crop, Bartholf, J. C. pp. 247-256

The draft horse, the farmers' friend, Anderson, Matt. pp. 256-282

The horse, Bryant, George E. pp. 282-288

Wind as a farm motor, Fox, C. D. pp. 288-303

Some underestimated factors in business enterprises, Wheeler, E. P. pp. 303-316

Farm drainage, Billingsley, J. J. W. pp. 316-333

One aspect of soil exhaustion, Armsby, H. P. pp. 333-366

Cranberries in their wild and cultivated condition, Kniffen, L. G. pp. 366-374

Extemporaneous reply to resolutions passed by Wisconsin state grange, Freeman, J. C. pp. 374-406

[Discussion on paper of Geo. E. Morrow], pp. 406-413

[Extemporaneous remarks upon milking qualities of short-horn cattle], Babbitt, Clinton, et al. pp. 413-430

Miscellaneous; remarks on the physiology of breeding, Goodale, S. L. pp. 431-442

Leaves, beautiful leaves, Lewis, Mrs. H. M. pp. 442-446

Insectivorous plants, Willard, Mrs. F. P. pp. 446-452

Sugar from sorghum plant, Decker, A. J. pp. 452-454

Epizootic abortion, Valerius, N. P. pp. 455-461

Bee-keeping for profit--its advantage to the farmer, Morgan, E. A. pp. 461-469

Nutritious qualities of various foods variously cooked, pp. 469-470

Russian fruit, Tuttle, A. G. pp. 470-481

The dangerous classes, Crosby, Howard pp. 481-492 ff.

List of officers of agricultural societies for 1884, with their P. O. address and place and date of holding fairs in 1883, pp. 493-496

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