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Wisconsin Farmers' Institutes / Wisconsin Farmers' Institutes : a hand-book of agriculture
Bulletin No. 11 (1897)

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-The Farmers' Institute has been found to be a cheap, practical and
available arrangement at which agricultural knowledge can be presented.
explained and discussed. Here each farmer attending has opportunity
to state his difficulties, draw upon his brother farmers' experience, and
re-
duce to an available form in his own mind, for future use, the information
and experience given."              Hon. Franklin Dye. New Jersey.
"Go to the country where man lives close to nature's heart, study
him
as
he there meets the problems of life and you will find literature which to
realistic in the best and truest sense. Men of the country are to our national
life what the steel frame work is to the mighty stone or brick structure
when the crises come which shake the nation to its foundation. It is the
loyal hearts, and clear brains of the country folk which save it from de-
struction."                   (Ian MacLaren) Rev. John Watson.


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