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Hurley, R. V.; Clark, J. W.; Blodau, Violet V. / County and home agents' report--1942 [Dane County, Wisconsin]
(1942)

War problems and the war board,   pp. 16-17 PDF (753.1 KB)


War food,   p. 17 PDF (357.7 KB)


Page 17


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    of the bdS  MA tabstrial __mm  for awe vers.
         AVic1turO ococ     a strategic position ia the was tefort be-
omee food Is " ossantiel - sums an buLloet.
         Geeally   oakidg, 1942 was a good crop yow md despite d1ff1-
Cultse, Dno ¢UtY fern production of critical foods ha increased do-
spito an increasing shorte of tfr am   pover.   Vao predit the shortage
of both labor end two nachinery will makm itself erident in L943 Prodnc-
tieo.. Many veil Itformod Individuals wo proedicting tha If 1943 is an
rrage crop yeor, Dao County tun production will fall off as much as
25% from the high cstablishod In 1942.
         Vith tho assistance of tho Stat Crop Reporting Sorvice, I hero
proped tho following estimates for a few vital war foods producod In Dke
1941  stlinatel
Production
Milk
Rags
Soy berm (bu.)
Joy boan acres
   (all uses)
Canning peas
Swoot corn
Alflfa ht W
Alfalfa haq acres
553.800,000 lb.
15.,000 pig crop
79.000,000
27450 bu.
1,630
1ll42.000 lbs.
12.725 tons
129,048 tons
53.770 acres
1942 IUsatdof
  Production
  570.413.000
  237,000 pig crop
  90,000,000
*(%9000bu. (?) )
  3.970
        000 lbs.
  114,000 tosa
  l1I6,000 tons
     -.Sos
Percent of
Increao that
L942 Production is
abovo 194l
      3%
      14%
    l"% (1)
    117%
    30%
    10%
    15%
      2%
* Doesn't Wa     into considration laMW  done by owly frost..
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