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Annual report of the Bayfield County Agricultural Agent Washburn, Wisconsin: 1940

Olson, Mildred C.
Home economics and 4-H Club work: summary of achievements and accomplishments,   pp. 8-9 PDF (548.4 KB)

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other activities have taken about one-half the time of the tractor;.
which are making fields more accessible to wor.k, improving the
urainage, and in general, increasing the value of these farm land:-
     To date the tractors have been engaged in the Towns of
i.ayfield, Russell, Bayview, 'Vashburn, Barksdale, Eileen, Pilsen,
Keystone, Mason, Delta, Drummond, Pratt, Bell, Clover, and Oulu.
Vlork is yet to be done in Tripp and Port Wing. Undoubtealy the
land-clearing program will be continued another year on the same
scale as for the past two years.
             By Mildred C. Olson. County Home Agent
                    Home Demonstration Club Program
Home Demonstration Council.
Home Demonstration VWork Nith 26 Home Demonstration Clubs.
Clothing Project - 412 enrolled -- 74/ report imnroved practices.
Foods Project - 412 enrolled - 79% report improved priactices.
Landscape Gardening - 13 Interest-grour Meetings and 32 Home calls.
Home Management - 9 request calls m de as a result of former
     Kitchen-improvement Meetings.
Community Activities - Arranged iomans? Program ;it Ashland Junction,
     Farm Field Day - 90 women attended.
                         4-H Club Program
Club Organization - 292 members - 20 clubs - 62% achievement.
Leaders' Organization - 29 adult leaders - 14 junior leaders.

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