Annual report: county agricultural committee, Winnebago County: November 1, 1939 to October 31, 1940
To the honorable board of supervisors, Winnebago County, pp. 2-4 PDF (779.7 KB)
TO THE HONORABLE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS WINNEBAGO COUNTY Mr. Chairman and Gentlemen: The following pages contain the annual report of the Winnebago County Agricultural Committee on the Agricultural Extension fork carried on in the county the past year. Data and statistics cover the period from November 1, 1939 to October 31,1940. The agricultural committee for Winnebago County the past year was as follows: Frank Bartlett, Chairman Miss Eva C. Monson, Secretary J. F. Shea Van E. Jackson Franklin Neuschafer R. B. Pallett, Representing the College of Agriculture It was the responsibility of this committee cooperating with the Wisconsin College of Agriculture and the United States Department of Agriculture to plan and direct the county agricultural. agent's program for the year. The county agentts program of work for 1940 as arranged by the county agricultural committee was as follows: DaiZ Improvement -- Organize and set into motion, a cooperative DaLiry Herd Improvemont Testing rssociaticn. Soils -- 1. Continue limo project sponsored by the agricultural committee. 2. 12 educational meetings on soils and fertilizers 3. Conduct 8 grain fertilizer plots 4. Conduct 8 alfalfa fertilizer plots 5. 2 hybrid corn test plots 6. Continue soil testing project. Four-H Club -- 600 memberv 45 clubs 75% Achievement Pou Improvement -- 1. Hold Poultry Disease Clinic 2. Conduct Three poultry schools 3. Secure 12 demonstration poultry flocks. Farm Buildigs -- Hold series of educational meetings Crop Improvement -- Hold two barley schools Economic Planning -- Get up a County Planning Committee Weeds -- .ork a program to control creeping jenny Cooperate with all Federal agencies.
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