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Page 15 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 September 1915

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Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 15 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 September 1915

Farming Opportunities in British Columbia Come to the Rich , Sunny , MiU NECHAKO VALLEY on the Main Line of the Grand Trunk Pacific Let this Board of Trade , which has nothing to sell give you reliable , disinterested , free information . Learn about the wonderful opportunities land is here , waiting ( or you . It will ( or farming and stock raising in the fertile bring you big harvests every year and Nechako Valley , the largest and richest keep on swelling your bank balance , connected area of agricultural land In Let this disinterested Board of Trad * British Columbia . Fertile soil . Mild , advise you about the ( arming and stock bracing climate . The best mixed farming raising opportunities in this rich Valley , country ln Western Canada . On the main jell us how much land you want , what line of a transcontinental railroad . Near experience you have had in ( arming , apgood , growing towns . Near schools and proximately what you are prepared to pay churches . f 0 r the land an...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
I EXPERIMENT STATIONS [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 September 1915

I EXPERIMENT STATIONS Reports from thk FanimLal ^ V Beet Yields in the United States Low With the exception of Russia , the beet yield per acre in this country is lower than that of any other beet-producing country . Climatic conditions , the character of the soil and the relative cost of labor and land , which prevents as much work being spent on each acre as is done in Europe , account for much of the differences in the yield . But even when no such factors have to be taken into consideration , in the same localities , on soil of the same character , under cultural methods that appear identical , there is the widest range in the yield . It is common to find • one farmer hauling twenty tons of beets from each acre to the factory when his neighbor can barely muster seven or eight tons . The variations in beet yields under apparently similar conditions are so striking that the Department of Agriculture has conducted an investigation into the causes for these differences . The investi...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 16 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 September 1915

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Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915
Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Handling Damp Wheat by Mixing [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

Handling Damp Wheat by Mixing The moisture content in much of the wheat delivered from the farm is high this year , and if put in storage without special treatment is very likely to cause trouble by becoming musty and hot . By mixing high-moisture and lowmoisture wheat together , a method whereby part of the damp wheat of this year s crop can be put into good condition was demonstrated in an experiment at Baltimore which was directed by a grain standardization specialist of the Department of Agriculture in cooperation with a manufacturing concern of the same city . The experiment was performed to determine if it would be possible or feasible to handle damp wheat in such a way that it would not be necessary to put it through a commercial drier and yet insure its keeping safely in storage or during shipment . One car of Pacific Coast white wheat containing 1 , 098 bushels was mixed with one car of Eastern red winter wheat containing 1 , 126 bushels , and put in storage in an elevator ...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

| CLASSIFIED APVERT 13 EMENTS 1 v » B BALE . FOR SALE—An S \ Uloblle business wlui i « garages , controlll V the trade in the _ i » summer-resort section of the west . Can m ., u upward * of $ 4 , 000 a year . For family ™ ,, sons I am compelled to move to ths counii-V and will therefore consider In trade a _ a \ ,, farm or farm land Improved or unimproved i the price is right . Address L . G ., care Bet t . Farming , 141 W . Ohio St ., Chicago . WASTED ~ WANTED—A farm with fair improvementnear good markets . Will exchange u goiiu buslnesa Worth 112 , 000 and making a prom <> i 13 . 000 or better every year . Address 8 . T . ii care Batter Farming . 141 W . Ohio St .. Chloq-i . WANTED to hear from owner of good farm for sale . Send cash price and description D . F . Bush , Minneapolis , Minn . BUSINESS OPPOBTTOMIEB . BARGAINS : Bargains : Send for fres Maga . sine , 1300 bargains . Farm lands , buslneschancea , any kind , anywhere . Our services fret to buyer *...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
A Fool ' s Firearms [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

A Fool s Firearms The youth who was smoking a cigaiw opposite the monkey s cage took anotuo from his pocket . „ .. . Would it do any harm , he asked , n offered him one of these things ? Not a bit , responded the attend * nt . he wouldn t touch it . A monkey - « half as big a fool as he looks . < i > How many hides has a cow ? asks advertisement The accumulation oi • much real estate on many of them maht it a hard question to answer .

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

These Goodyear Tires Made . Extra-Large Sizes 30 x 3 % and 30 x 3 We are this year giving special attention to are foui-ply tires —« ven sise 30 x 3 . And . our antj . Jn TsZJLTti feT There are about a skidltre . d-the GoodyearAll-We ^ her-i . doublemillion of them . And the tire we build would thick on all . t _ m _ m % ____] win them all if all of them could know about it So Goodyears have always been exceptional Ymwem tires . They won on sheer merit the top place in $ 317 , 000 Added Tiredom . and for years have outsold any other . This year we are building these tires larger than Now we add 20 per cent to the air capacity and ever . We ve increased the air capacity by 20 per 30 per cent to the rubber above the bead . And cent Added size means added mileage , as every we give you a better design . We are building by Jj ^ latow ,. farthemostcapable tires ever WehaveaddedSOpercent | __ T __ ~ _ _ Z 1 I built in these small sizes . t ^ Jammim ^ oA 20 % More Capacity J _^* _\ i ^_ ZT...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

TERMS Better Fanasaw Is published monthly aad Is eatasd with sctsMlous cats for the bsaaataad latmst af ths tamer ass alt ftmn > . % smaaaajtem ss easts a year . Fin yens sabacilptlee . fueo . maaatetmeeet Seed money la the way mestseJeeadcojreoleei ,. address Better Far-slag , Ml W . Ohio St , Chicago . ¦¦ asa )» lsi . Subscribers should teaew prooptly Ml the eapltstloa of theft subJeriijKoe If they mat Better Farals * ¦>*¦** St Mdreeet Subscribers dastring change of address should give old ts well ss aew address . aieaee write etaisl ,. ADVERTISIN G Copy tosdvsiMsemeats mutt be received before tbe seth er the preceding moots . Rate Isti-soper agate line . Eight words to ths Has . Fourteen lines to ths lack . Want etcphuans * % lacbeti leacth of colons * tsK laches , eft dscsaat far I csah with order . Throe does Is tsullssi space ecoeptsd .

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Shot and Shell [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

Shot and Shell I he darkest hour is only an hour . * * » Kearfulness kills cheerfulness . » * * No man will ever be wise who is unwilling to be esteemed a fool . * » • He who boasts <> i a good deed shows that lie is not used to them . * * * Drinking to drown one s misery is putting out a fire with kerosene . * * * The devil s masterpiece is probably a hypocrite . J * . * J *

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
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UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

OUR ADVERTISING POLICY Ko advertisement I * printed In Better Farming at any pries except it comes from a man or firm of koownlntegrlty . We exercise all possible precaution ( or the protection of onr subscribers , and we allow no advertiser to offer our readers somethin * tbat we would not willingly bay and willingly try If we stood In similar Deed of tbatwblcb Is offered . In answering advertisements subscribers may refer to Better Farming . Bysodolngtbey will be assured tbe but of treatment , for advertisers know tbey can only use our paper on condition tbat every promise ther make Is faithfully fall ailed . Every advertisement In tbete columns bas tbe endorsement of Better Farming bebind It . Ko swindler has money enough to boy space In this paper . tr Mention Better Farming therefore wben answering advertlemente .

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
V Deotber J [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

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Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
This Month [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

This Month Brown October , finest month of the year ! * * * Hickory nuts are scarce this year in most localities . * * * Gather some highly colored leaves for decorative purposes for the home . * * * You re disgraced if you enter winter without cleaning up every available load of manure and getting it on to the land . * * * If . the pastures haven t been too closely cropped they will give plenty of feed till the first of the year , especially in good weather . « * * What is the condition of the cellar , the storehouse or the pits ? Did you whitewash them before putting any vegetables or fruits there this season ? * * * Help the birds , by building them some feeding places and putting out feed this winter near some sheltering shrubbery . Birds are our best bug swatters . * * * Don t pinch the colt s ration now just because he is looking sleek and fat . Get him through the first winter in good shape and half the problem is solved . * * * Plan now for every acre oi corn and wheat your ...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
The War As a Tonic [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

The War As a Tonic AMERICAN industries , including agriculture , received a smack in the face when the war started , and yet , while deploring the fracas we have every reason to congratulate ourselves as a nation . We have been forced to create new branches and enlarge the scope . of existing phases of manufacture , and this has opened the way to utilize , on a vast scale , greater natural resources of the United States , and induced manufacturers and merchants to expand their markets into foreign fields with prospects of permanent results . American ingenuity has been applied with great success to the making of articles previously imported . A review of the chief industries ministering particularly to the temporary needs of the belligerents across the Atlantic shows that the final outcome will be a very material addition to the manufacturing plant of the United States . Part of this plant will be simply anticipatory of the normal growth of the country s mechanical equipment ; part ...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Little Things That Count [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

Little Things That Count IT WAS little things that started the great war now sweeping Europe . Little acts , words and movements often develop into astounding revolutions , movements and results . If is a little thing to save a few bushels of seed corn every September , another little thing to see that it is dried and stored properly , and still another little thing to test every ear by the germination test before planting the corn in the spring ; yet the doing of these little things by every American farmer would add at least a quarter of a billion dollars annually to their wealth . It is such a little thing to test the cows and see if they arc paying for their keep , merely the weighing of the milk from each animal at each milking , and testing for fat percentage once a month ; yet were every cow in the United States so tested , we could get as much milk from half the cows , half the stable room , and use only half the feed , while having a great deal of the time spent on milking ...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Timely Topics [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

Timely Topics How Many Hogs to the Acre ? The question is frequently asked : How many hogs will an acre carry ? It is an impossibility to answer such a general question in a definite way , but it can be answered approximately as follows : Hogs from eight to twelve months old ought to average a pound and a half to two pounds of gain a day during the fattening period . We know approximately the amount of food required to make this amount of gain and if we make a guess of the yield , we can make an approximate guess of the number of hogs required to consume the crop in a given time . A crop of twenty-five bushels of corn with the accompanying cow hundreds peas ought to make four pounds of pork , or be the equivalent of peas ought to make four hudred days . To consume that amount in thirty days , it would require seven hogs . If the hogs are mixed ages , including ligs , it will carry an average of ten to welve hogs per acre . Peanuts would make a little more pork per acre than corn , b...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
The Tractor and the Hired Man [Newspaper Article] — Better Farming — 1 October 1915

The Tractor and the Hired Man J UST as the automobile opened up a new field for thousands of men , so does the general adoption of the farm tractor mean a new era for the hired man . At the present time the greater number of men who hire out to farmers for the summer are of the class who might be called unskilled . Many of them , after harvest is over , return to the big cities or wander off to lumber camps . Of course , it is impossible for farmers to keep the extra hands all year round , at least , under present existing circumstances . In many cases the regular man is glad to put in his winter months doing chores for his board and keep . The farm tractor is going to make the hired man more valuable in the future , providing he wishes to be . With a knowledge of how to operate the tractor , and keep it in repair , he will be able to hold his job the year round , and at a better salary than hithertofore . The utility of the tractor does not cease immediately after plowing and seedi...

Publication Title: Better Farming
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
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