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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 24 February 1872

iu. i 'HiwwsBRattmeani r.J-...---.tl...-J-. . -..VTgU?. -TmZETM:-. -. .i.Hl.lill. Hll,l:jfi;.J I IIIHIf .llillll !! HlHIHHnj 11 T 1 7T ' HTfM kiMiutuutrmuBurju: VOL. LJ. NEWPORT, SATUHDAY, EEB. 24, 1872. NO. 12. I'lltl.lSllEI) KVKIIV SATUIIOAV Tlir fii'st step towards rottitinn was wlmt is eallcd thf "nakod fallow." in which tho ivoiind was lcl't idlo ono yoar, with iu)-lii(i ! nopasmiml lilriu'iiiir tu fln-ti'fiv wrwwlu nml AT XKWTOItT. OKIiKANS COl'NTY. VT 'u.dlow ,h, Voun.l, and sown with grain thc iinxt, aud (-0 on altornatoly. Tliis is still tho praotico in sonio pavts of Kurope. Aftor tliis canio wliat is kuown as tlio " throo cotirso systoni." It was kuown 2000 yoars ago, bnt canio in voguu iit Kuropc in tlit tiniuof Clmr ROYAL CUMMINGS, PUDUISHER, T. H. HOSKINS, M. D., EDITOR. All TKIIMS : Oue ilc.ll.ir wr itnnuin, p.iyuUe lu aJvniictr. PIkts ilNcontlmieil when thc tlme pnld for expires. AdrcrtlicinentiinitTti.il fur 50 cciita per inch, flrst lii-erlkm, KeKrtol fur the Vmiw-...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 24 February 1872

90 VERMONT EARMER. froni tho soil whoro other plants, like wheat, cannot. Clover will by " nitriflontion " tako 127 pounds of nitrogen to tho ncro, whoro wlicnt tnkcs forty-llvo pounds. '1'urnlps will holp thoiusolves whoro wheat will starvo. in Connecticut is iniieh used to plow in as u fortilizer bofore tobaoeo. It has licun notieed that corn docs not sueeeetl woll aftor tiirnips. This woulil bo dilllcult to oxplain ly otir ordinary knowl Ab large ijuautities aro lcll in tho soil in tho 1 (!dgo. but tliu seeond tablo givcs us a key to roots of clover, wheat miceoeds woll afterjjt. It will thoro bo soen tliat turnps tako olover. Tho following tablo exhibits tho hirgely from the soil of sulphuric ucid aml iiuantity of dilloront elcinonts takon by dill orent iTops from tho soil, Tho quantity of eaeh erop is takon nt tho avorago yiold froni an ncro of ground. Tnktn from Ihr boll on nil Acri. ! f . I- -u ii Bj i ,5c 4 o 28 l.nroruin, 10S0 I .11 I 10 l" J HJ I 23 Straw, i 2576 114 I 21 ...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 24 February 1872

VE.RM O N T FAKME R. 91 VKIIMONT IIOltSK STOCIC COMPANY. ADJOMtNI.Il ANKKAI. MI'.KTINd. Unti.iNOTON, Fob. 14, 1872. Moeting onllod to ordur by Juhn II. Muad, 1st Viee I'rcsidunt. Ho mudu soniu ullusiuns totbo dis.suntlons nnd troiiblos iu tliu eom liiny, aii(t untrcuted thu mcmbcr.s to do tboir duly "witli niulice townrd nonu, witli clmrity forull." Tlio niinutc.s of tbo incetiug u yoar ago, weru rt'iid by I.cotmnl Tuekur, Siipurintuiul-. holdur ont of stock farni. On. Stannard uulled for tburuuding oftlio TreuMiror's rcport, und soniu discitssion on tbo Mlbieet followcd. bc ulosed to VMtation oti tbu Sabbath, atul tliat tlmt day bu recognizod nioru properly ut tlio furni, guvo rlso to a livoly disoussion. On. l.urstow finally moved tlmt tbo putition bu roforrod to tbi! direutors, wbicb wus adojitcd. Adjourucd mitil ovuniiig. KVKNIKI1. Oun. .Stannard prosonlod tbo following roHilutinu; Ilnolvul, Tlmt tbo Supcriiitcudcnt of tlio Vermont Horsu Stock Coiiipanybu iustritct- ed by tbo di...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 24 February 1872

92 MEBTIMt OK TI1I5 IIOAHD OK AOHI CUI.TUHH, AT MII1IIKIIUUY. Wclnc1ny nml Tlnirmlny, I-Vli. J niut K, diil not yot ktiuw what it was, or what it is doing for tlitim. Il is doing its work admi rably. 'I'lio kuowlcdge it is cnniiiitiiiicntiug will roach tlns inassos and tlie stittu will bo imniciiscly hcnctitted by tho labors of this lioard. Good thlngs move slowly, but thoro (L'onvludedfrom pii'jc 87). THUHSDAY AITKKNOON. l'lioncssoit Coi.i.ikii ropeated his addross l is no catiso for discouragenient, ovon thotigli tho attcudanco was not largo at lirst. Ho nl so oiiilorscil tho idea of Knrniors' CIiiIh inost wariuly, .iiid urged tho immcdiatc ostablish- grcgato amouutcd to 85000. Mr. .7. Itansom of tho samo town, was paid snvcn thoiisaiid dollar.s for his wool, lnstsoason.at 50o por II). I ii ndvocatiiig tho usu of nitick for bed ding animals, tlio opiidon of I'rof. Johnson is (juott.'d, to tho ofl'cot tliiit, a woll mado eom post of two loads of tiiuok and ono of stable tunuttrc, i...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 24 February 1872

98 (Scncrwl $tcnts. Fiftecii eompanies nre working tlm phos phato beds at Sotith Ctirolimi for fortilizers. Tlits eolored girls of Rutland nro to givo a iA-ap year slcigh rido ut :m oarly day. They aro for tlio proent keeping d:uk about it howovcr. Tho Massachusetts Lcgisluturo oosts aiinu ally moro tlion thoso or ull tlio other Now Kngland States, New York and New .Forscy put together. Mrs. Woodliull says sho claims tlm right to I'lioosi! tlit' father of hcr childreu. Hut aint shi! going to allow tlio mon any say in tln; nmttor? Farragutsquaroat Washington isto havoa tutno of hini. Bofore wo eroet any ctatues, liow about tliat funeral bill for whioh thu govcrnnient rofusod to reiinhurso his widow? Tlm Mirrnr ntul Farmer says: Novcr havu a rud-hot shoo put on tlm fool of a horso to btirn it lisvtil. If you can tiinl a hlaeksmith that is ii.cchanic nnongh to lovol tho foot witliout rud hotiron. cinploy lilin. Tliu burn ing process dcadens tlio hoof and tends to eontraet it. If you do...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 24 February 1872

94 V E 11 MONT FARME 11 Cabtcs' gcprtntcnt. IVO.MAN'S WOIUC. Inti rrtlii I.itter fruni Nlf;li(llif;nlr. ltirciicr My dear sirI eould not tlo what you nsk mu to tlo in your kinrt lettor of .fuly 1'-', viz., givo yoii infnrmntiou about my own lifo; though lf I eould, it would be to show how :i .,C....... ..,.,1!.,..,.,. ..l.ili,.. I...., I,.... i i . . ; Nilo, wluM'o he says he was niore likoadon- to doil-liy strnngo and utmccustomcd . . . J . . . . would; Imt for tliis thoro is no timu. I would say, work work in silcnconl drst, in silencc for ycars; it will not Ito tinio wnsted. 1'orhiijw in nll jour lifo it will be tlie tinio you will nftorward lind to havo been best spent; and it is vcry cortain that wltliout it you will In) no workcr. You will not pro dtieo one "perfcet work," lint only a botch in tho scrvieo of God. Fi.oiiknci: Kimitikoai.k. Havo you rend Bakcr's "Sources of tlie kcy tliMii an oxplorer? This is as mui'li my cnso, and I lu'Hcvts is that of all wlio liave to do an ...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 24 February 1872

95 Ultgious. TIIK CIII11ST-CHI1.1I. It h:m li.-on suiil tlmt 110 otlinr vollginn thmi thn Cliristinti nvor liml a oliild in it; nuil thn fiiet ivs stiitutl is not nioro :iirioit.s llian si niliuunt. Tlmt .J-ss ClirNt oiuuo into llm world iis iv little clillu. liu'iin.s nnteli ftir usiill. Ho liugim Uis huiniinity ut tliu vury begin triiii;. Tlieroforo tliuru is not :ui oxpcriuiici' Ho cnii not uiHlcrstiiinl. nor tiu! with wliicli He Ciin not symiKitlnzo nioM keonly. Aud is not tlie fiict of suoli nc:tv sitnl rompU'tn syin jcithy niost lilosseil to us? Theii us lie caino to us ii littlu ;liiltl, liki! littlo cliililron imist wo go to Hiin. Mnn hood N lisirilonwl iimt iinyioliling; cliililliooil i pliiiblt) und yi'lN reu.lily. Mtiulioo.l is full of loults nml .nifstioning; ohlhlhocul i trustfiil :iml iiuustions not. .Miiniiooii umii , ttpon rhilits cliililliooil clainis noin-, Imt is wllling to roeeivo antl lio glml. Aiul s w I imist 1)0 plialtlii. trustful, willine to roeiiivo I .!.....

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 24 February 1872

96 VERMON T F A R M E II . I'liX-SPATTKHS. IIow to makc :i L'lcau swocp Wash liim. A stirring udvonturo Hrowing n bowl of punch. Anhi postuino Tlii' niaidtm who was iill for lawn. Dillk'iilt puiictiiation Putliiig u .top lo a gossip's toiiguo. A whool, linliko :i horsc, runs the bottov for boing tiruil. Wlit'ii is :i lot of corn liko u cornur lot? Wlion it's groiuid. (inoil potatocs and corn havo tliulr oyos and oars nlioitt tlicin. Tho norobats of ovory housoliold Tlio pitvher anil ttitiihlor. A tlangcroiis oharautor Tlie miin who tsikcs lifo uhnorlully. Wliy is si inoiiso liko u loml of Imy? lto causo thu cat'll i-:it it. When aro roguos liko old liooks? Whon thcy uru hound ovor. Why is milk liko tlio treadinlll? Ilccatiso it strcngthi'ns tlio calvos. " Profosor of tlio accuiiiulativo nrt ''Tlio California tunn for thiof. "Thcgood dio yoting," t'speeialiy during tlio scason of grcuu fruit. Mosquitoos, as public singors, draw woll, but fail to givo satisfaetion. Why is tlio figuro ...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 8 June 1872

9J VOL . II. NEWPORT, SATUliDAY, JUNE 8, 1872. l'UIII.ISIlKI) EVElty SATUHDAV AT XHWPOUT, ORLEANS COUXTY. VT. ROYAL CUMMINGS, PUQLISHER, T. H. HOSKINS, M. D., EDITOR. XT For terma of aulncrlptlon, aee eilltunal mg, AiWi'rtlai-mentaltiaertiM for 50 ccuta r Inch, flratlnaertlon, 25 ceutt iwr Incti, each aubaequent inaertlon. ZwvUe Hnes of thli alze type mako nn Inch. XT Whtn a lilue crosa li mwle agalnat thti pnratcraph It ilenotcs that the aulncrliition xplrra the ntxt wetk. We ahall be pleased to have It renewtil, aml glre thus much 110 tlce ln onler that tlie aubfccrlbrr nnd not mlaa any nu.mtx.-ra. THE IIUTTEU DAIItY. AN KSSAT ltEAI) AT TIIE MEETINO OK TIIE STATE BOAllI) OK AcitlCUI.TUKE. AT MoNTi'EUEit, HY D. B. Wheelock, Esq., OK UAHltE. . Aftcr ii brief introduction Mr. Wheelock said : I'crhnps to show tlic groat importnnce of Buttcr Dairying to the furmcrs of Ver mont, ii fow facts nnd stntisties will not bo nmiss. I havo not becn ublo to nbtaln tho stntisties for 1870, thoref...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 8 June 1872

210 VERMONT FARMER. T. II. IIOSICINS, M. D., Eilltor. As it is in contcmplation to Enlarge the Farmer at thc cnd of tht's Volumc, with an in erease of price, subscriptions of Onc Dollar reccived btfore Junc 15, viill expirc March 4,1873. Fricnds canvassing for us, zuill bear this faet in ntind. A.MEIIICAX MANUItKS AXI KAIt.MEItS' AND I'IjAKTKKS' GUIIJE." It is with great satisfaction that wo nro ablo to rucoiiiinond to thu ftirmurs or our stuto, this book, for at this timo thcscienco of iigrieulturo is so rapidly advaneing that nny thing which holps dissuminatu thu goneral prinoiples wliich undcrlic tho uso of manurcs iiikI fui'tillzors, is nioro than woleoino. Witli in thu p:ist fow ycars tho mauiifacturu, saio anil uso of thu various kinils of comnierciul fertilizcrs in onr country, has reached tho tho cuormous sum of onc-half million tons, with u cost of abont 25,000,000, anil this do niand is vory rapidly increasing. Vory fuw of oiir fariners can dispcusc with thcni, nnd fewor s...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 8 June 1872

VERMONT PARMER, 211 They havo "Dolly Vardun" cliills in Georgia. Tho stillorcr turns ull snrts of col ors, and is torribly huniped np. Thore havo becu threo hundrod uiut forty ninu nuw Grangis organi.ed in tho Uiiitcil State slneo tlio lirrt of Jniiuary last. Thu oilioers of tlio Illinois Stuto Grango of l'ntrons of Husbandry woro duly installed at SteiTmg, on tlio first Wednesday in Mny. A sturgeon woighing over nincty poumls was caught in Massawippi Lako by a luun named Boauduttu. with an ordinary liook uiul linu. Horaco Grcoloy was tnarried in tho Episco pal church at Warrcnton, N. C, in Jnly, 1830, his. brido being Miss Mary Chonoy of Litchfield, Ct. Soutli Carolina has twenty-two Subordin ato Grangcs, but as thcy oxpcct soon to havo 50 or 75 they wish to delay oponing a Stato Orange until tliat time. An Iowa farmcr advcrtises for a runaway wifo, and eaTlsattontion to tho ungratcfulness of her desertion aftcr ho had wintored her, just as tlio spring's work bogan. By a now diseov...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 8 June 1872

212 VERMONT .FARMER. f axn$axttxtL I Knr tl ie Vkrmokt Fahmkr. .' FAIUI CIIATS, NO. H. ,WianiNo Milk Fkbd ok Cows MlLK ' ;tHT0 k 1'oUJfD OF HuTTKIt. fWSjJ1 tho wcckly publications that coino un 3tJec.mv notico 1 frcmicntlv bco a. irood dcal v. yntten about tho amount of milk that it takea. to mako a pound of buttcr, and frc qucntly accounta of cows giving very largo amountg of buttcr. I thitik thcso are usu ally cxtraordinary instanccs, and gencrally not accompanicd with othcr statistical infor- matiou rcquisito to thcir bciug takcii as any. thing dcflnitc. I do not advancc my statis- tics as dcciding tho matter in regard to tho amount of milk to tho pouud of butter, but only as far as my own casc of a year's trial Since 1 camo to this farin cach milking has becn weighed just af'tcr it has bcen drawn from tho cows. I havo a set of small plat form scalcs, and as cach milking was weighed it has becn set down on a milk tablo that 1 kept postcd ovcr the scalcs. Each month's milk has bee...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 8 June 1872

213 COMMON SKNSE DAIUYING. Fanncrs wlio havo good coramon senso, iind dosiro to havo :i llock of sheop good for niuttoii iiinl wool too, will lo particular to start with mvcs nnd a ram known to como lrom a bructl which is noted for having weight and quality in both articles; nnd if ti dairyniaii wants n hcrd of milking cows good for hcuf aml milk too. ho must tako tho samo kiml of steps to gain his enils, viz., start with cows aml a bull lio is ccrUiin camo froin a raco of gooil milkcrs, which also havo tlio eharactcristio of fattoning fust whou not giving nillk. Thcro is a gooil exnmplo givon to ilairy fanncrs by horso broedors of tho prosont day. Seo how thcy aro ihseuss ing tho subjeot of how to obtain thu grcat dcsidcratum, spoed in trotting; and most of thein agreo that overy aniiual must bo do scendcd by siro and dam froin tho vory busi nniinnls in direct lines froin 0110 fountain hcad. Uairy fanncrs cannot do this with milch cattlo, for. strango as it may soom, thcro is not a...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Vermont, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 8 June 1872

214: VERMONT FARMER. 1VOMKN AND TIIK IIO.MKSTKAD UW. Undcr- tho homcstcad law, any person ovcr 21 years of ago, a eitizen of tho Unitcd Statcs, is entitlcd to 100 acres oflatid by taking possc&Hou of thc sanic, aud sottliug ou it, paying only tho small feoof$18. Unmarricd wonioti and widows nro entitlcd to thc privilcgcs of this law. I havo livcd in Orcgon, in tho heart of the couutry, ovcr 20 years, and kuow what a fiue thing it is for women to own land in thcir own right and title. 1 was ono of thoso fortunato women who hold 320 acres undcr tho donation act of 1851, moved by Samuel 11. Thurston. I kuow how the mothcrs who own land build bcautiful homcs for themselvcs and childrcu. What quccns thoy rcign in their own domi cils ! Lct mc givc you au illustration of how this works. An honcst blacksmith aud his wifc, with a family of childrcn, took a dona tion claiin, part of it hill-laud and part val ley, with a bcautiful strcam of watcr flowing through it, and ono of tho fincst s...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 8 June 1872

VERMONT FARMER. 215 (Concludcd from parc 210.) Shortliorn Uull Solil. Tho Tliompson IJrothcrs of Nortli Dan ville, havo bought tliu flne Sliortliorn Imll c:ilf Gniiid Duko Aloxis from tho herd of Ilunry Clevoland, Esq., of Coventry. . l'rrco 8300, dolivered m Soptombor. Grand Dukii Alexis, (Jot by Yoting Horo 0351, iliim, Lud y Hlanclio2nd, by Climux 5153, &e. Time to Plnitt Illnck Cnpa. " I :un dis:ippointed in not obtaiuiug tho blnck oaps, of which your friond Urowno is uttering ceiisoloss praises. Wlion nntst I order them? C. S. Dana." St. Johmbury, May 27. Maiiy :iru disappointed in gctting hlack eap platits evcry spring by dnlaying to order until too Ititu. They shoidd bo ordored lato in tho fnll, und plantcd sit oneo, or ns soon as tho frost h ont in tho spring. Tlio spronts nro so tender that ufter they begin to grow it is nlniost inipossiblo to dig them wilhout broaking them oil, to say nothing of pnukingund transporting them. " Amcrican Manurps." &'., notieed on tho...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — Vermont farmer. — 8 June 1872

216 VERMONT PARMER. PEN-SPATTERS. Why nro wnslior-woitiun tho silllcstof pco plo? liucnusu tlioy put otit tlioir tubs to cnteli sofk wntcr wlicn it rnins luiril. "Uotl liiailo tho country itinl tnun nmdothu town," Siiid Coopur, bnt thu country ns God nnulo it is gotting nmik over vory fns.t. "My dc:ir," sald ii loving spou.su to liur husbnnd, "I droamcd of coflin hist niglit; whnt 1s tliut tliu sign of?" "Sign of mi un ilcrtnker," vepliuil tho lord of eroiition. Nervous old l:uly (to tluck hsmd on stcam boat) : Mr. Stcnmboat-nmn, is thoro nny fair ofdiuigur? Duck liand (ctirolcssly) : l'lcnty of fuur, lna'iun, but not n lit of ilungur. A dobating society dtscusscd tho quostion, " Is it wrong to choat n lawyur?" Aftur full discussion nnd nmturo dclibcration, tho tle cision wns: " Not wrong, but too tlilHoult to pay for tho troublo." I'rogressivo tcachur to n ptipil of tho peri od : "Sary Jano Hookor, just taku tlmtchow ing gum outof your tnoutli. Little girls wlio chow gum in school ...

Publication Title: Vermont Farmer
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