Wisconsin Dairymen's Association / Thirty-second annual report of the Wisconsin Dairymen's Association : held at Platteville, Wis., February 10, 11 and 12, 1904. Report of the proceedings, annual address of the president, and interesting essays and discussions relating to the dairy interests
Moore, James G.
Wisconsin creameries: their needs and duties, pp. 119-123 PDF (1011.0 KB)
Wiconsin Dairywmens Associatio1 FMRDAY MORNING, 9 A. IM. The convention met at 9 o'clock, Friday morning. The President in the chair. WISCONSIN CREAMERIES: THEIR NEEDS AND DUTIES. James G. Moore, Albion. Mr. President, lAdies and Gentlemen: Another import- ant thing needed in the creamery business in Wisconsin, is bet- ter building. The creamery business ought to be sufficiently stable by this time, to allow those in the business to house it in l etter buildings than it has been done heretofore. Too many (if the creameries and cheese factories also, are old and dilapid.ated, lacking paint inside and out, and betraying a de- ploralile LOck of business foresight in selecting a. site that will allow of good drainage, in the construction of the build- ing, so that it will be lasting, and in the placing of machinery, so that the greatest amount of work can be done with the least amount.t of labor. Should a merchant or firm in the city, find that his present quarters are inadequate, for the most economical handling of his business, he is not at all backward in expending large sums to bring it to the highest standard of efficiency. Expe- rience. has proven hint wilse in doing so; but the average cream- ery owner is afraid to do so, even if he could see the necessity for it. because of the tact that too many patrons of cream- eries, when they see a factory owner laying out money for an up-to-date equipment, that will enable him to do business more economically or even building a better house in which to live, at once become suspicious that they are being robbed, U 119 A_
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