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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 December 1944

December, 1944 Notes (Continued from Page Two) tive, it is the low income group that will be most benefited by efficient distribution and fair prices for their products. It seems to me that we have had too many social reformers shedding crocodile tears over the rural conditions in Virginia and the Nation without getting at the basic remedies for these wrongs, namely, fair prices and efficient distribution —shortening the gap from the producer to the consumer. We feel that the farmer should be put in T w What Helps Agricutture page is printed here as a service to all farmers and ranchers of America. Together with you producers, we have a big job to do in the business of feeding this nation of John Holmes, President A short time agO I W3S talkswift & Company ing about improved methods with a farmer. He said, "The way I look at it is this —what helps agriculture helps all of us." That is it in a nutshell. What helps agriculture does help all of us—producer, meat packer and ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 December 1944

4 County FB Memberships As of November 25, 1944 1943 1944 County Members Goal Members Accomac. 46 169 85 Albemarle .! 103 258 111 Alleghany 40 Amelia 62 89 Amherst 121 Appomattox. 77 Arlington 3 Augusta 2,496 2,562 2,576 Bath 65 Bedford ___ 268 Bland 22 90 27 Botetourt 123 Brunswick 159 248 181 Buchanan 187 Rockingham 88 29 Campjbell 158 Caroline 42 119 38 Carroll 33 339 45 Charles City 13 Charlotte 124 70 Chesterfield 3 112 3 Clarke 25 65 5 Craig 42 Culpeper 583 597 900 Cumberland 30 79 115 Dickenson 169 Dinwiddie 55 129 71 Elizabeth City 18 Essex 93 120 73 Fairfax 109 Fauquier 137 Floyd 171 Fluvanna 111 159 76 Franklin 260 Frederick 300 398 400 Giles * 166 251 177 Gloucester 64 Goochland 77 127 83 Grayson 52 267 57 Greene 57 Greensville 37 122 Halifax 47 322 61 Hanover 115 92 Henrico 71 Henry 131 Highland " 51 Isle of Wight 85 141 115 James City 17 King George 47 King and Queen 51 22 King William 35 60 1944 VFBFMembership Reaches Total of 14,723 A total of 14,723 members of the Fa...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 December 1944

December, 1944 Pugh (Continued from Page Four) "Be It Further Resolved, that a copy of this resolution be mailed to the bereaved family and the resolution be spread upon the minutes of the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation, and published in The Virginia Farm Bureau News." Resolution of sympathy on death of M. L. Craft, adopted by board of directors, Virginia Farm Bureau Federation, Richmond, Va., November 9, 1944. "Since God, in His wisdom, has seen fit to call pnii:TWENTY- FIRST | Annual Report | | of your cooperative [ iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii Extracts from the report of the General Manager to the delegates attending the 21st Annual Meeting of Southern States Cooperative, Richmond, Virginia, November 1 9 1944 (southern) I*ll V \ MEMBERSHIP At the end ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 December 1944

6 Classified Advertising Rates The classified advertising section of the Virginia Farm Bureau News is maintained as a service for all readers of The News. Through this inexpensive method they can reach the cream of Virginia's farm market—over 10,500 progressive members of the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation and the United Wool Growers Association. If you wish to sell, buy or trade with Virginia farmers, you can get results through the Virginia Farm Bureau News. Rates are: 4 cents per word for one insertion; 3 cents per word for each insertion where three or more insertions are ordered. Minimum charge is 50 cents. Cash must accompany orders. Send ads to: Virginia Farm Bureau News, 208 BroadGrace Arcade, Richmond 19, Virginia. NURSERY STOCK DEPENDABLE FRUIT AND Nut Trees, Small Fruits, Ornamentals, and General Nursery Stock. Combined Catalogue and Planting Guide free. Cumberland Valley Nurseries, Inc., McMinnville, Tennessee. LIVESTOCK FOR SALE —100 big healthy Hampshire ewes, bred fo...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 January 1945

Invest In War Bonds Vol. 5, No. 1 AFBF Asks World Trade and Organization Sixteen Virginia Counties Honored At Convention Ten state and 678 county Farm Bureaus, sixteen in Virginia, reached their goals in the "Million Member" contest and were awarded certificates at the American Farm Bureau Federation convention in Chicago, December 13, by R. B. Corbett, secretary-treasurer. Goal of the drive, which began in January, is for a million family memberships in the Farm Bureau. The present total is 828,486. State Farm Bureaus receiving certificates were: Alabama Farm Bureau Federation, Connecticut Farm Bureau Federation, Illinois Agricultural Association, lowa Farm Bureau Federation, Maryland Farm Bureau, Inc., Nevada State Farm Bureau, New Jersey Farm Bureau, New York State Farm Bureau Federation, Utah State Farm Bureau Federation and the Vermont State Farm Bureau. Virginia Counties winning were: Amelia, Augusta, Culpeper, Cumberland, Frederick, Greensville, Nansemond, Orange - Madison, P...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 January 1945

2 The Virginia Farm Bureau News "Equality for Agriculture la published monthly by The Virginia Farm Bureau Federation, Inc., at Richmond, Virginia. Subscription BOc per year, included in membership dues. Entered as secondclass matter February 17, 1941, at the poet office at Richmond, Virginia, under the Act of March 3, 1879. Editorial and Business Offices, 208 Broad-Grace Arcade, Richmond, 19, Virginia. Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Officers G. F. Holsinger, president Harrisonburg, Va. Howard S. Zigler, vice-president Timberville, Va. M. B. Heizer, secretary Harrisonburg, Va. C. V. Smith, treasurer Harrisonburg, Va. Cleta Jo Liskey, office secretary Harrisonburg, Va. T. E. Starnes. organization director Pearisburg, Va. Robert A. Wilson, director of information Richmond, Va. County Farm Bureau Presidents Accomac —Otho H. Wilkerson, New Church, Va. Albemarle—John R. Morris, Charlottesville, Va. Amelia —W. R. Shenk, Amelia, Va. Augusta—W. H. Wright, Weyers Cave, Va. Bland—R. F. Robin...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 January 1945

January, 1945 Notes (Continued from Page Two) depend for our increased membership on the newly organized counties. We are having some encouragement in this. Just yesterday Charlotte County, whose organization is only a few months old, sent in an additional 98 memberships to the State Office. We need not only membership, but we vitally need a broader knowledge of the aims and objectives of the national, state and county organizations. To do this is going to re- An Army That's Never Been Beaten THIS vast American agricultural army doesn't know the meaning of defeat. These millions of American farm and ranch people are advancing along the road to final victory, shoulder to shoulder with the men and women in the armed services. No "E" flags fly from the ridge-poles of their barns ... no medals are pinned on their shirt fronts. Their reward is the inner satisfaction of a job well done. Look at their record of victories! In 1944, food production again reached an all-time high—lsß,950,000 ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 January 1945

4 f HHmir A&»Mm!* **%■-/..* 48H.. 4*5% *&wtL si"' ■■&: 9v^sß .«.■"■■ SLgr Vwf.; '; LJ 4 * 1 v ■>. i t '-'%9 IB' j 9 N r .11 VIRGINIA DELEGATES HOLD SPECIAL BREAKFAST—Here is a picture of part of the Virginia delegation to the Annual AFBF Convention as it held a special breakfast meeting on the morning of December 12. Va. Group At Special Breakfast Members of the Virginia delegation to the American Farm Bureau Convention in Chicago, had a special breakfast at the Triangle Restaurant on the morning of December 12. In addition to the delegates there were 11 special guests. Among the guests were: J. F. Porter, President, Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation; O. R. Long, Secretary, Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation; J. E. Winslow, President, North Carolina Farm Bureau Federation; Flake Shaw, Secretary, North Carolina Farm Bureau Federation; Mrs. Irby Walker, Office Secretary, Farm Bureau Federation; Mrs. B. B. Everett, President, Associated Women...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 January 1945

January, 1945 17,500 (Continued from Page One) Wythe County, for instance, had Southern Region, has been invited to come to the state in early January and assist in the planning of our membership campaign. Our goal is 21,925 members for 1945, Virginia's share of the Million Member Campaign. Goals for every county will be established on the basis of potential farm bureau members in each county as was done last year. The difference between a quota and a goal is this—a quota is the number of members we must have, and a goal I Sy /#e £; is affecting the manufacture of fertilizer as it is all other necessary commodities. Shortages of ingredients and labor, transportation and storage problems are more of a factor in the manufacture and distribution of fertilizer this year than last. Here are the four principal shortages: a/M4/Ze/MS /VPS tij) S7&X/K& SWCP SCM/Vr The increase in demands of war call for more and more / £p| The plants of your cooperative are operating ...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 January 1945

6 (Continued from Page Two) exchange value for the products of industry and agriculture, and the maintenance of continuous and substantial wages for labor in line with such a balanced price level." National Farm Program "We must have an effective national farm program to safeguard farm prices and farm income and assure economic balance between farm prices, industrial prices, and wages which will assure the maximum exchange of goods and services between all groups. . . . "Specifically, we insist upon the following basic measures: 1. Retention and strengthening of the Agricultural Adjustment Act and related measures covering the conservation of soil, water, and forest resources; price stabilization by means of mandatory commodity loans for basic commodities, and price supports for non-basic commodities under the Steagall Act; continuation of Section 32 funds to promote the disposal of surpluses in domestic and foreign outlets; ..." Income Tax Exemption for Farmer Cooperatives "Recogni...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 February 1945

Invest In War Bonds Vol. 5, No. 2 Regional Meetings Scheduled For March 5-9 Holsinger Reminds On Draft Act President G. F. Holsinger of the VFBF has sent to presidents and secretaries of all county Farm Bureaus a copy of the Tydings Amendment to the Selective Service Act, providing for deferment of every registrant found by local draft boards to be necessary to and regularly engaged in an agricultural work essential to the war effort. Mr. Holsinger urged local Farm Bureau officers to s contact county agents and members of draft boards in order that farmers may continue to provide adequate food for our Armed Forces and our civilians. Mr. Holsinger pointed out that the Tydings Amendment had not been changed by the recent Selective Service order requiring the review of all agricultural deferments of men between the ages of 18 and 25. W. R. Ogg, Director of the Washington office of the AFBF in a letter to all State Farm Bureaus said that Selective Service Headquarters assured him the in...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 February 1945

7 The Virginia Farm Bureau News "Equality for Agriculture" la published monthly by The Virginia Farm Bureau Federation, Inc., at Richmond, Virginia. Subscription 50c per year, included in membership dues. Entered as secondclass matter February 17, 1941, at the post office at Richmond, Virginia, under the Act of March 3, 1879. Editorial and Business Offices, 208 Broad-Grace Arcade. Richmond, 19, Virginia. Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Officers G. F. Holsinger, president Harrisonburg, Vs. Howard S. Zigler, vice-president Timbervule, Va. M. B. Heizer, secretary Harrisonburg, Va. C. V. Smith, treasurer Harrisonburg, Va. Cleta Jo Liskey, office secretary Harrisonburg, Va. T. E. Starnes, organization director V Pearisburg, Va. Robert A. Wilson, director of information Richmond, Va. County Farm Bureau Presidents Accomac—Otho H. Wilkerson, New Church. Va. Albemarle—John R. Morris, Charlottesville, Va. Amelia —W. R. Shenk, Amelia, Va. Augusta—W. H. Wright, Weyers Cave, Va. Bland—R. F. Robi...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 February 1945

February, 1945 Notes (Continued from Page Two) at least instead of how it affects the group to which they belong. Personally, I wish that we lived in an age when such thinking was practical for our entire population, but time and tide wait for no man and public opinion is bound to be molded by the condition in which the people find themselves. The individualistic attitude embraced by the large majority of the farm people is like the charge of greatly outnumbered forces of cavalry against the guns of Napoleon, magnificent but not war. "I speak tonight to a group of OaTTLE are smart critters, as any livestock knows. They'll even show you whether your land is properly fertilized! That cattle can give you the answer to this question has been proved by an experiment reported by Dr. Wm. A. Albrecht of the University of Missouri, which is illustrated here. The cattle were turned loose in a field in which there were two stacks of hay. The grasses were the same species; the curing was the sa...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 February 1945

4 Pittsylvania Leaf Growers Will Join Federation Members of the Pittsylvania County Virginia Flue-Cured Tobacco Federation met at Chatham Court House January 16 and voted to dissolve their organization and join the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation. Claude S. Whitehead, president of the tobacco growers federation, presided at the meeting which was attended by 75 leading leaf farmers of the county and several visitors including M. B. Heiz.er of Rawlings, Secretary of the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation; H. E. McSwain, of the Extension Service; and N. li. Williams, county agent. Some of the advantages to farmers in becoming members of the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation were cited fiy Mr. Heizer. He also explained the purposes of the organization and that its membership consists of approximately 15,000 farm families with units in the tobacco growing counties of Brunswick, Halifax, Prince Edward, Cumberland, Dinwiddie and Henry. Mr. Whitehead declared that the action taken by' the Pittsy...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 February 1945

February, 1945 Congress (Continued front Page One) investigate the acts of executive agencies. Ninth District —John W. Flannagan is Chairman of the Agricultural Committee which is of great importance in regard to all farm matters. APPROPRIATIONS Senator Byrd announced that he is studying a plan to consolidate all appropriations for government de-> partments in order that real economies may be effected. CONGRESS REORGANIZATION Senator Byrd asked for the re- fm SHllht Assures larger yields and Two bad drouth years have proved Mammoth Clover—As much seed as last Kem-Fee Mean* Better Crops the value of diversified hay and ( A ' lsike clover—Ample supplies. Southern States legume seeds are procpasture crops. Some seeds are scarce Lespedeza —Abundance of seed. essed by the patented Kem-P ee treatment .... adapted alfalfa is almost un- Grasses-Plenty of seed on hand. which assures a higher percentage of germ- . ~T ± Snvhean<? Abundance of oil-Droducine ination. The ha...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 February 1945

6 Moseley Gives Views On AFBF Convention Work of the Annual Convention of the American Farm Bureau Federation in Chicago is described and praised by H. B. Moseley, member of the Brunswick County Farm Bureau, in a letter which he addressed to the editor of the Virginia Farm Bureau News. Congress (Continued from Page Five) board to work in a war industry would not have to join a union. This amendment strongly opposed by organized labor, was defeated, 169 to 125. How you voted on the Wads worth Amendment: First District: against. Second District: against. Third District: not voting. Fourth District: for. Fifth District: for. Sixth District: not voting. Seventh District: for. Eighth District: for. Ninth District: (Did not reply to inquiry.) WALLACE NOMINATION Henry Wallace, former vicepresident, nominated for Secretary of Commerce by the President, came under heavy fire from conservative elements in Congress. There was determined opposition against his being placed in charge of the vast...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 March 1945

Invest In War Bonds Vol. 5, No. 3. Five Regional Sessions Are Well Attended Spotsylvania Is Headed By Frazier George C. Frazier has been named president of the Spotsylvania County Farm Bureau for the coming year. Chosen to sprve 'with him were Miller Arritt, vicepresident; James S. Paytes, secre-tary-treasurer, and John Orrock, reporter. New directors are W. S. Dickerson, Emmett Snead, Sam Parker and J. H. Burruss. The annual meeting was held at Spotsylvania High School and the high-light of the program was a report by Mr. Paytes on his trip to the Annual VFBF Convention in Chicago. There were approximately 170 persons in attendance and the meeting was declared to be one of the largest ever held by the Spotsylvania Farm Bureau. Retiring president John Orrock turned the meting over to the new president at the completion of the elections. President Fraizer stressed the importance of farmers being strongly organized and announced that the second quarterly meeting of the year would be h...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 March 1945

2 ' The Virginia Farm Bureau News "Equality for Agriculture? 9 — la published monthly by Th« Virginia Farm Bureau Federation, Inc., at Bidwnond, Virginia. Subscription 60c per year, included in membership dues. Entered as second' class matter February 17, 1941, at the poet office at Richmond. Virginia, under the Act of March 8, 1879. Editorial and Business Offices, 208 Broad-Graoe Arcade, Richmond, 19, Virginia. Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Officers G. F. Holsinger, president — Bjirrlaonburg, Vs. Howard S. Zigler, vice-president Timbervilie, Va. M. B. Heizer, secretary Harrisonburg. Va. C. V. Smith, treasurer Harrisonburg, Va. Cleta Jo Liskey, office secretary Harrisonburg, Va. T. E. Starnes, organization director - — Pearisburg, Va. Robert A. Wilson, director of information ——Richmond, Va. County Farm Bureau Presidents Accomac —Otho H. Wilkerson, New Church, Va. Albemarle—John R. Morris, Charlottesville, Va. Amelia—W. R. Shenk, Amelia, Va. Augusta—W. H. Wright, Weyers Cave, Va. ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 March 1945

March, 1945 CAN AGRICULTURE HOLD ITS GAINS? Today, farmers are soldiers of the Home Front charged order to find and develop new and better ways to serve with the responsibility of producing greater quantities of the consumer tomorrow. ' food than ever before,- despite shortages of manpower, sup- Working with the U. S. Department of Agriculture, Land plies and equipment. Grant Colleges, the State Departments of Agriculture and Tomorrow, when peace comes, you will be "demobilized". the Agricultural Extension Service in the various states, To a degree, like other demobilized soldiers, you will have A&P and other progressive distributors and growers are to adjust yourself to a peacetime economy. You will be- preparing now for the peacetime years through such excome once again a businessman whose success or failure will ploratory activities as: be determined by your ability to find and build markets. Surveys of production areas and methods to inAgricultural leaders are giving...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Virginia Farm Bureau News — 1 March 1945

4 OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS OF ASSOCIATED WOMEN. Mrs. D. W. Bond of Tennessee, southern director; Miss Elizabeth Mac Donald of New York, eastern director; Mrs. Raymond Sayre of lowa, vice-president; Mrs. R. C. F. Weagly, Maryland, president; Mrs. Charles W. Sewell, administrative director; Mrs. Paul Palmer, Missouri, secretary; Mrs. Lewis Minion, Minnesota, midwest director.. (Mrs. Florence Bovett of Nevada, director of Western Region, not present.) m;i V MMBifeW»: J$L i . -<+■ ,; "iA •" ''*NSIV- 1111111 '"nkMK' • -. >£r lllli >- SPOTSYLVANIA HOLDS ANNUAL MEETING.—This picture shows the annual meeting of the Spotsylvania Farm Bureau which was held at the Spotsylvania High School. Attendance at the event totaled 170. The meeting was declared to be one of the largest ever held by the Spotsylvania Farm Bureau. (Story of meeting on page 1.) Virginia Has $4,950,000 Available In 1945 Through AAA For Approved Soil Building Practices 9 East Reports Some exc...

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