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Millions Made in Mining [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
Millions Made in Mining A hundred dollars Invested In mining often returns $ 5 , 000 . A thousand Invested frequently returns an Independent fortune . Never In the history of the country has the opportunity for making money In mining been so ripe , so certain , as now . When we say that the United States—the whole world—Is on the eve of the biggest mining boom ever known , we are more than sincere—we are certain . The greatest financiers of the world admit this and have backed up their Judgment by Investing millions in It . No other industry is so profitable , so certain , as mining—when properly conducted . While industrial institutions , savings banks and Building Associations fail , mining goes steadily on , earning handsome profits for all . . Strikes , panics , drouths , over-production—none Interfere with the value of a mine or the market value of gold . For profits It beats most any kind of business . Farming , did you say ? Who ever heard of a farmer making a million out of ...
The Dairy j - — ____ - — — — — — — . — — - ^^ ma ^ mammammam WHHKVWWWV [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
The Dairy j - — ____ - — — — — — — . — — - ^^ ma ^ mammammam WHHKVWWWV ^ V ^ P ^ P ^ r ^ P ^ PW « • - ss I —— WORLDS FAIR BUTTER SCORE . The following score for judging the butter made on the Exposition grounds from the milk of the cows entered in the World s Fair Demonstration has been adopted : Flavor 30 Aroma 15 Grain 25 Color 15 Salt 10 Package 5 Total 100 Statements of parties favoring the above score card and the connection of each wth State Dairy or other organizations are as follows : A . M . Lyman , Secretary Massachusetts Creamery Association , writes : In regard to scale of points in scoring butter , in reply will say that I heartily approve the scale as you have it , for it Is In the line of progress for the finest butter and it will tend to the production of higher test . George R . Meloney , Secretary Creamery Association of Eastern Pennsylvania , writes : We think that aroma is a point for consideration In connection with flavor . . You will never have a fine . \ roma...
SHREDDED FODDER . [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
SHREDDED FODDER . About one-half of the feed value of the corn crop is in the stalks , and wherever this fact is thoroughly understood the corn grower considers it just as important to shred the fodder as to husk the ears . If the stalks are allowed to stand in the field until after the corn is husked , the fodder has little or no value as feed stuff , and this explains much of the misinformation that is still extant relative to shredded fodder . Neither timothy nor clover would make good feed if allowed to stand too long before cutting . If , however , the corn is cut at the right time , the fodder when shredded makes excellent feed , which analysis shows to be fully as nutritious as timothy hay . The McCormick husker and shredder enables the farmer to husk and shred his corn at one operation , thus saving time as well as all of the corn , and practically doubling . the value of the crop .
Page 8 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
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r . ••¦ «¦ Jersey Cattle [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
r . ••¦ «¦ Jersey Cattle Xmmmymmmymmymmrm m . ™ ------ . AN IDEAL JERSEY FARM . Model Dary Plant in Illinois Where the Jersey Cattle are in Training for the Jers y world s Fair Dairy Test . On one of the most beautiful farms in Illinois , at Jerseyville , in Jersey county , ii a herd of the best Jersey cattle m the worid The animals are the property nf individual members of the American Tersev Cattle Club , and they are assembled because they are the best qualified to make up the herd that will represent the Jersey breed in the great dairy demonstration planned by Chief F D Coburn for the World s Fair in St . Louis in 1904 . No athlete who was ever conditioned for an event requiring the development of strength , endurance and skil ever received greater care and more intellicent attention than is being bestowed on this herd of full blood Jersey cows of Jerseyville . When the great test begins • it St Louis at the opening of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition on April 30 , 1904 the her...
$ 1 , 000 a Year for Life [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
$ 1 , 000 a Year for Life It can be obtained by small monthly payments . An investment that will bring you A COMFORTABLE OLD AGE . It appeals to everyone . If you have as little as $ 2 . 50 per month , it will interest you . As safe as a government bond . Better than life insurance . Hundreds are now profiting by this plan . Write us to-day for literature of the Montezuma Plantation . MONTEZUMA AGENCY , 1107 Ashland Block , Chicago .
Page 9 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A HOME ? NO FARMER should think of buying land beforeseeing a copy of The Farm and Real Estate Journal . It contains the largest list of lands for snle of any paper published in Iowa . Reaches 30 , 000 readers each issue , and is one of the best advertising mediums to reach the Farmers and the Home-Seekers that you can advertise io . For 75 c we will mail you the Journal for 1 year , or for 10 c in silver or stamps we will send you the Journal 2 monthn on trial . Address FARM AND REALESTATE JOURNAL , Truer , Tama Co . Ia . f CB * . _ r o ^_ , Tha B ; ss Cream Baiser M jS ^^ eat jV fa- ^ jcl ^ l m * x water and WB ^ iWriiMrtiiiMitiririiiiiiMWtfM ^ milk . Raises nil the loVtifV 3 1 i \^ i ^ Vt 4 % SJD creaiu in from 3 to ti flJv 1 ^ kp ^ raOBi hours , eavin * the 8 ki , u - Ey ^^« * ** nw * rH miik pure - aweet und rJ J 3 j |^ Lwrr , re * , btw * JMg ! un-lilutcd for house use fl TI ^ V * 1 °$ if Sr Hnd to feed t 0 Clllvea and l ¥ i ¥ ^« S p , fcf ¦« «» - «• - fc S...
»——i ¦¦¦¦¦¦ . ¦¦¦¦ "' , ** ^ SiDine j imwinn "" [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
»——i ¦¦¦¦¦¦ . ¦¦¦¦ , ** ^ SiDine j imwinn HOG NOTES . It s the pretty keeper that makes the pretty hog . Hogs should have free access to salt and ashes . It is an exceptional case when pigs drink too much milk . The safe plan for the general farmer Is to avoid inbreeding altogether . Brood stock should be separated from the feeders before putting on a full feed of corn . It is tiuite an item to feed the hogs where the manure can all be saved . A sow started in as a breeder too fat will , in a majority of cases , never be a satisfactory one . o ld hogs will stand as long feed ns ever and assimilate it well , making a profitable gain , but young hogs will soon stall . If a hog in a herd gets sick and oft feed observe the extent of the sickness . In many cases a change of feed will effect a cure . A well formed hog is as desirable for the farmer and feeder as for the breeder and exhibitor . If good health is to be maintained hogs should never be compelled to subsist on half rotten or m...
WHERE TO BUT BERKSHIRES . [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
WHERE TO BUT BERKSHIRES . Breeders and farmers desiring to purchase first-class Berkshires will serve their Interests by sending to the following well known gentlemen for catalogue and price list , viz .: ALABAMA , B . A . BISHOP Talladega SAM T . SMITH Troy ARKANSAS . W . J . BELL , i .. Beebe SAM P . MCOLLOCH Cane Hill CALIFORNIA . JOS . KELLY . Ferndale S . B . WRIGHT Santa Rosa GEORGIA BELMONT FARM Smyrna W . P . JACKSON Athens J . G . B . ERWIN Erwin ILLINOIS . C . H . C . ANDERSON &amp; CO ., Carlinville F . D . CRANE Mt . Sterling W . H . DAWDY Greenville JAMES FRAKE Clifton W . H . KER Prairie du Rocher JAS . MPHERSON Rockford W . E . NEAL Bridgeport D . H . SHANK Paris HOMER WATERS Dawson INDIANA . CHARLES BARKER Thorntown WALTER GORDON Metamora GEO . W . JESSUP Rockville TRAVIS NEAL Brownsburg NOAH WILSON Mexico IOWA . E . BREITBACH Cascade J . H . DEHNER Cascade W . D . McTAVISH Coggon KANSAS . MANWARING BROS Lawrence E . W . MELVILLE Eudora W . H . RHODES Tampa C...
j Berkshire Sales j i --- ¦¦ ---- ¦ - »¦¦ - ¦ * [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
j Berkshire Sales j i --- ¦¦ ---- ¦ - »¦¦ - ¦ * JULY SALES . The demand for Berkshires continues strong and the sales reported for July , 1903 , largely exceed those of any previous July . The large and growing increase in the number of sales of recorded Berkshires no longer causes surprise , and the best posted breeders are now assured that the remarkable prosperity of the Berkshire industry has come to stay . Transfers of recorded Berkshires will be published in the list of sales each month for non-advertisers at the regular rate of $ 2 . 80 per inch per insertion for the space covered for said , transfers . There is no more effective advertisement than the list of sales published in each issue of the Farm Home , which is read by more Berkshire breeders than if published in all other agricultural papers combined . The sales of recorded Berkshires filed in the office of the American Berkshire Association during tho month of July , 1903 , by the breeders residing in the several stat...
! Sheep [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
! Sheep WHERE TO BUY SOUTHDOWNS . Breeders and farmers desiring to purchase first-class Southdowns will serve their interests by sending to the following well known gentlemen for price list , viz .: ILLINOIS . J . A . LELAND Springfield MISSOURI . THOS . P . HAMILTON Auxvasse NEW JERSEY . EDWARD E . HORTON Chester • NEW YORK . JOHN H . WARREN .... Hoosick Falls W . V . HAMILTON Caledonia VERMONT . BILLINGS FARM . GEO . AITKEN , Mgr Woodstock SHEEP NOTES . Too many sheep sent to market are not in good condition . After the lambs are weaned feed the ewes into a good condition . If there are any unthrifty sheej market as soon as possible . In selecting sheep to be fed during the winter select only good ones . Usually a compact fleece is a protection against cold and wet . Ewe and mutton belong to the same industry and should be looked after with equal care . Foot rot and other maladies to which the feet of sheep are liable are often caused by too wet pastures . It is not the man that c...
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
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Page 12 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
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^ mmrr j ¦ ¦¦!¦ ¦ ¦ r i - ~^^—^—^^ " | Poultry I [Newspaper Article] — Farm Home — 1 August 1903
^ mmrr j ¦ ¦¦!¦ ¦ ¦ r i - ~^^—^—^^ | Poultry I POULTRY NOTES . The fall is . the best time to buy young stock . Early hatched birds are best for breeding . Poultry can pick up a good part of their living if they have free range . A pullet is not matured until she is at least one year old . Food rich in nitrogen is required by the hens during moulting . One can breed for eggs just the same as one can breed for milk and butter . A very important item in keeping eggs is to pack them fresh . Lime , gravel and bones should always be left where the fowls can help themselves . Nothing tends more to engender disease in poultry than filth in the coops . As a rule in the fall is the best time to buy improved breeds for breeding purposes . With proper exercise there is not much liability of the fowls becoming over fat . Just before the early pullets begin to lay their combs will swell and become red . Burnt corn is an excellent thing to feed to poultry and is superior to wood charcoal . Hens t...