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Cooperative Crop and Livestock Reporting Service (Wis.); Federal-State Crop and Livestock Reporting Service (Wis.); Federal-State Crop Reporting Service (Wis.) / Wisconsin crop and livestock reporter
Vol. XVI ([covers January 1937/December 1937])

Wisconsin crop and livestock reporter. Vol. XVI, no. 1,   pp. [1]-8 PDF (4.0 MB)


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6              WISCONSIN CROP AND LIVESTOCK REPORTER
NUMBER OF PERSONS EMPLOYED PER FARM IN WISCONSIN ON TIHE FARMS OF
CROP REPORrERS 1935, 1936. and 1937
J   .,r.  - _-
Apr.
M y      -
J vtly
Aug .
8ept.----  -
Oct .
N  v  --   --
I e. )    - -
Total Hired and Family Labor
1935
2.31
2 .52
2.18
2 .23
2.28
2.37
2.44
2.55
2 .53
2 .45
2 .31
2.20
1936   1   1937
2 .18    2 .17
2.19
2.20
2.31
2.31
2.39
2.53
2 .55
2 .55
1935
.40
.58
.42
.47
.54
.54
.50
.67
ill
2.31                   .59
2.23                   .5!
2 .19                  .4.5
llgs slaughtered utder federatl ineat
ilnlsut'tionl  iil Deceiber numbered      4,-
681,13t0 head, which    is 9 percent aboxe
thu  Noveinber slattighterings, netrly 6:3
lelrii-lt tlunove those of aI year ligo, tnd
!P ieret lit jiihove  the  5-year av'earg
'l'huse   Duuunliwr   slatughtelriigs    aI'C
1:arger thawll fori al11y  mloliti  since t tillt
Isig  rs JIlilliltry   !1:,1 sl:5l.i p1 5)i4g-s
While littl.- chatige Is toilitiiel with
at yeatr ago is inidicatedl ill tin  Iliiilibe
ot  pirsons     elliloyed    oilt  WViscolisill
fairlmlS Ont JaInIIIar-y 1, 1937, vaiges being
luitl tti' Collsidlitilbly higiel thbis yin
than rel)olitlel last ytai.
1'"ttiin  w age riates duirilig  193:! 1av-
lgC(I higher timil ail1y yua r Siinue ! 911
w hichi is plrobably d1ii  to til risi iin tili
ilwo    inl h or  ViseoIlsill ftlitiiis :titu  a  heL-
lq- t asee ill tileE sillxl~lA of ft)-toli l:Lb~l'*>l s
as Wetill ais a gIiitia  iiiC ISi Ill t(ie (1-
:llan  fill. Nollkcl'S.  The' indelt  O f f1:t11
\,,age  ri"ltis last yitir tililuist  itthiu.ll
liit -lii tiMi'ity Whtlh  tltt fil 193-5 w,:ls
Sl l  l 1y 4  l "  lit of till'    l  it i
lteil)or ts  fron Cl  , O 01)  e o I I -, .s 1), LI e I It S
tI. first iif thle 5i'.ari iic:iCtte thIat tll III
ar., :111ollf 414 hire~d jwron v'S)ISpl11oy0ed(
liii  13333 wiseolisin  frlltus.  While this
is abotit the saine iutiiilher is \VIIS VI1t-
lldOytd it VO;:1 ag~o fILI l11 %V:iles fil~l hoth
dn:y  labIorers  and1f  thlose  h1Xr(ed  oil  :
1l(' ltly b;ISis :Lt't tlliustI ItieloF   Ti I I.
\,.:tgi's lpltid f:tri labotills t(-l first if
tli lilittli averagii1  $23.:0ll with  loiirld
a id $15.75 witoliut 1blur:i iii, nnd liiidt  hIn
1)ii re is  leceived  $1,310  per  Li, .  itil
lto:itd  an l  1.80  withont lboirtiul.  1:st
yti:1  the a   'vuraIgie waIg  rlatis  OIL Jati-
1936
.43
.42
.45
.54
.59
.58
.67
.58
.G9
361)
..3'
.47
1937
.44
Family Labor
1935      1936      1937
1.91      1.75      1.73
1.94      1.77
1.76      1.75
1.76      1.77
1.74      1.72
1.83      1.81
1.88      1 .8G
1 .88     1 .t7
1 .92     1  il6
I  1, 1   1 .71
1.4      1.70
1.75      1.72
nar1-y 1 Nvere $19.25 perl molitil wVittl
board and $30.75 withont boatrd while
the  wvage rates    by   the day    a VerIa:I gid
.1.10  with    board    Old   $1.55  NV ithout
boatd.
ShIs eet And 11.si ltls  Oil IVeed  91 mlls  1
19:37
Slit:el tieding 1eu1 lilila I;l ill \Wiseiil-
.sill, :k.  !otttlb f-dill4, has liteli nH-
cr easing   sinve  1932   with   the   exceep-
tion of laist ye:il  VIlell large sto(Cks Ot
liay  iiid gatin at iiidelutet lirice. Sttll-
ulat itl sonlie  ilietsa ill tdling.        )II
Janutairy   1,  11137,  then   re w    S .i(1,31i00
shltli  and    lniiibs  oii  fted  coiillpalrl
With   9i,i1111 i  stilil:tted :1  it ti ago al.tu
81,00{}i  oil .1:1,oll-ti y  1,  I !l:5.   izoilo>\\ i L li
] l i( I d l lighIt.
I Ii l iiiii!)ili ll li ili3  ittilt  tI~llSiloili
the  . revisti  isniat    of a,38,Ii iJt -  Onl
'l' to 11cti:1l; th     yilat ft'olil n y  l, 1i3t, is
1l pincipll tt  i r lilt atat, wis :t     ollt
t1 per -         lit istitiitu l   il O it   in  II
il lil lllt ll 1t  1 t:ll. IT 1:e 1,1ttal in thii
x-ai':t  \  5,.376,i111111 headl~ conip>:tred wX I
iihe. revisod   cst~inin~to  of $ .581,000) Oll
.JLi:i:iiry 1, 1!136, 5,56,,1:OI 1: oil ai;rlly 1.
11::15, :an1(  6,1601,00l0 bUvad o11 hi:11t11 y 1,
I !1:i'-'-tIll larg F'st Oill rz 'cord.
LIt'let doi int:oS  this ytahi  frOli I:iSt  iilS
t11 iii  th li('.oi\il l'It St:if it  Witi  anost
of tile d-ecr ,:se} lil till WVCstcrii ('orn
1'w lt.  Tll(>  i stinia~tedl nundwrl)   ( <,it' 1
tilis yta   wa \  s 2 ,;.:2 ,10001 :lwn  c on~ip:ir-I
w\ithl 3,192'.|1010 Iwadz on~ .JanuaryI^\ 1. ]!93'6;
:1 deol'n's' we  It, "1;0l,000l(  1lwa.  'Holt11''
portionl oft th"e ('f11  11-1I t. tot::l ill the}
C :t  llornl 1 lt:w tilis, year11 \\':Is 11111ch1
abovel til]1w       o~_  f r'e(cllt yeall'S and1
I1ll. tolt~tl is :010\0z :VIt'ik90t~.  IT110> 111II1-
ber in the NIestorn Corn Ihi13t wvas the
SiIll(c St since 1928.
Tho ostinLtted n untb)er onl feed Janui-
:iry 1, 19:37, in the WN'estern States (in-
cluding North Dakota, Texas, and Ok-
lablllna ) was 2,741 1, 3000 head cornparetd
wvith 2,3S9,000 head a year earlier. Th,.
titintr wvais larger this year than last
FARM WAGES IN WISCONSIN
1933-1937*
Year
1933
Jan. -
Apr.
Oct...
1934
Jan. .
Air.
()zt.
I 935
Apr.
July
Oct. -
193!i
Apr.--
lilly
Oct.
19:37
a.! :1 )
Rates per Month I Rates Per Day
With
Board
Dollars
12.75
12.75
15 .25
17 .21)
17 .25
1:3 .25
17.75
1S.75
19 .50
14 .50
22 .00
24 .330
23 .003
231.75
29.3333
2:3 .00
WithutI Wilth
Board
Dollars
24 .330-
24 .(0
25 .25
28.75
27.50
23 .25
28 .25
29 .31)0
29.75
-  -. 6
231 .031
32 .75
34 .75
35.25
:131 .7.i
38.75
41 .533
41 .53
3S.7S
Board
Dollars
.80---
.80
.95
.95
.00
1 .00
I .(0
1.10
.95
1 .0)5
1 .20
1 .35
1 .30)
1 .45
1 .45
I :iO
Without
Board
Dollars
1.15--
I .15
1 .25
1 .40
1 .40
1 .30
I 40
1 .40
i .40
1 .50
i .:s5
1 .50
1 .A5
1 .80
1i.59-
I .80
1 .95
2.00
1 .80
Indes
Numbers
(ISIS--
14=100)
60
49
57
334
65
67
52
67
70
73
84
531
800
88
93
100
75
98
IM)t
100
87
W'oI'.v Lite , iolitcitedl iy Uitel Stlt i Dl)eipirtmert of Arg-
ri:i:lt::re frolti crop rupuorterc. I)Dlta for It re% IIS yeiars 1i tl
t 13:12, arefillil iii Tahble N oi.II , Iilli i 1433,  b Wircoi ils
Altrie:lifure". prepa:red by the W i e,,,ii, ('top ,,,,1 Lix,
,tuck lReporiE S' rici.
ill ill I of tlli S' .-tatits l Xie lit i'iulouralu,
Nuotlh DIlikOtti    :itil  Aiizuii~.t  'J'Tih lirg-
,     iSt  ill c Its: isws  iln  the  WVus ti 1Itt  States
irii'e iil Utaih, Idaho, anid (Califoirinia       but
Moulnitttiana,  Wvtininig. Newt      Aluxieo (, te
gia,   ttiil an exdxs   also    howl5 l    ii i    2at 1 ia
ittl' II itS iS.
Crop Summary of the Uaited States for t )3; a sd 193h
Crop
(    -        -rl-
1tt1 ei -  -   - -
Tlobauccuu-
Ba -rley
liv3 -- --  --  - - -
Wi'nltcr wlett .-t
D)urutn whle it
Sprinig wietrt otlher th:
dllrlilim  -
llBuckwhate       -
lDry bule'll - - - -  _
It t c   - -     -- --
3' IT*ilitlig ItO it
(',i li Ig (   --  -  - - -  .
Cl bag  leel --   --- - - -
St;ighlr bect,; -- - - -
Onionis, cotinimervi I
pi plerri- - -  -  -
Craliberri   --   -
':lme ]fly  -- --
WVild hiuy -----
1936
( Prelim.
inary))
192 .495
:3 (138
1 467
:33 213
8 322
:37 .3138
1 559
9 313
370
1 S312
1,18(3
21)3.4
183 .8
785
109.8
28
57 083
3103 .94
Acreage (000 omittedl
1935
05,441
3 541
1 4:37
39 811
12 371
4.141
3:1 4332
2 2G2
15,31S
50:3
:315
:11i.
1317.2
71i3
27
12,39D
5-year
overage
1928.32
113:1 :341
:1 :327
1 872
12 1i45
3 :315
:39 701
4 8()5
15 , Glo
5Sl;
2772
22:3 .S
14!). 1
717
84 .4
55,170
13 28S
Percent increase
+) or decrease
- oh 1936 acre-
ages compared
with
1935    5-yr. av.
:3.1  --13. 5
13.1i  -S.1
+  2.1   -21 l
-:32 .7  -:34 .2
-33:.4   -Il; S
+12.3i   -S:3
-31 .I    :18.
--:3S .0) -:IS .2'
-2i .4   -34 .!
_17 1    -13.5
-5.9     +32.1i
+   .1.9  +23.:3
+ 2.!    + t3.5
+  8.S   +''!.7
+ .7  ----
+ 2.4    + :13.5
--1:t .S  -19.5
December 1,
1936
(Preliminary)
1 324 :317
:3'I'7 1t31
789l, E~IN
147 452
25 554
51!J (Jl3
3 227
!" .221
6 121S
IS,5:7
5 90i8
I(0i!J. I
3  177
:14 344
I)i (,l:31
1133G
515
63 :35'
li,13 1
Production (000 omitted)
1935
2 2!)G ili9
1 ,297 210
1,.111 .9)32
285 774
58 .597
465 :319
23 S821
1:37 2t)4
8 :3:32
23 872
14 ,233
5:3:' 200(3
1 120.1')
7 9('8
28,13423
167 .28:33
120
520
8:134
11 :3SS
5-year
average
1928-32
2.55'3 424
:372 115
1 427 .14
I 215 .132
2.'12:3 7
:3S 21 2
li22 2 -52
54 0)20
17 .292
8 277
20 .302
15 ,936
31)4 2)333
I   It'l.91
8 118
23i 5081
1I15 ,:3:3:33
I 083
7 8 1
10 ,711
1936 as a per-
.a..tI.
1935
3)31.4
85.4
51 .li
4:3 li6
Ill .5
34 .S
72.3
74 .I
77.7
4(0.7
(i) .9
97.2
Ili .0
119.7
114 .6
88 .3
99.0
8)3.9
(10.7
5-year
average
59.7
88.7
81 .8
3)4.9
52.4
1)li .13
S3 .4
15.2
53.0
75.1
91.3
:331.9
102.9
1031.1
I 13 .3
1:333.7
67 .01
138.1
88.G
9n,3
64 .5
Unit
1311i.
Blis.
Iline.
Bus.
13119.
'3l'oi.
Bu1s.
Bus.
Bu1s.
Bllbh.
Buts.
Toms
Ton ,tii
il~s .
roIIs
'roII,
A.era.e Yield ocr Acre
1936
131.5
1337 .D
796
23 .8
17 .7
9:3
13 .8
5:1
10.3
If i .8
11.9
5.0
123)33
3 .92
11.7
316
18.7
1 .11
. 63
1935
24.1
109.1
903
30.0
23.1
14 .2
13.9
10.5
8 .8
16.6
12.7
.9
1700
(i .70
131.4
288
19.0
1.41
.92
10-year
average
1923-32
25.4
112.7
770
30.2
22.1)
12.0
15.2
11.7
12.6
15 .7
11.1
31.9
1780
7.53;
I 1 .04
322
1 .29
.82
iShort-time average.       Total 12 states.     'Total prol 3I'ion i IIl
uhioIg somine (llIitltitleS hot harvested.  lAvcrttge 1924-32.
Hir.ed Iabor
.... W.. o..u...
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