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Wisconsin boys' and girls' clubs leaders hand book
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Outline of club projects: corn growing projects,   pp. 13-15 PDF (534.7 KB)


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    ment Association to a limited numiber of club Mem-
    bers in each county in the state. Corn plot should
    be as nearly as possible in the form of a square and
    at least 40 rods from another, cornfield. M'uit exhibit
    at somne public fair or festival.
 B. Basis of Award
        Amount of seed saved ................   30%o
        Cost of production ......    ....... _25%
        Exhibit of 10 ears        .         . 25%
        Record and story.       .       .......20%16100%
  C. Honor Button Requirement
     1. The honor pin will be awarded to not more than
       10 club members in the state.
     2. An honor member must
        (1) Be a club member in good standing (see mem-
            bership rules).
        (2) Exhibit at some public.place.
        (3) Meet all requirements under project.
        (4) Submit report, signed by two witnesses.
        (5) Must raise at least Y/2 bu. of corn per sq. rd.
Project I.
  A. Consists of growing at least halt an acre (more if
     possible) of -corn, any standard variety, to secure the
     greatest possible yield and greatest profit from the
     investment. Accurate records must be kept of all
     items of expense. Seed corn should be saved and
     carefully cared for and total yield of crop deter-
     mined. No seed corn will be furnished free for this
     project. Write the state club leader for complete
     outline.


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