Successful farming on 160-acre farms in central Indiana.

One of 1,872 books in the series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) available on this site.

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A guide to starting and running a successful 160-acre farm in Indiana, including what crops to plant, what animals to raise, what labor is necessary, what buildings are needed, and the costs involved. Recommendations are based on data gathered from a record of seventeen 160-acre farms in Indiana during 1910-1919.

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ii, 30 p. : ill., 1 map ; 23 cm.

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Robertson, Lynn S. (Lynn Shelby), b. 1890. & Hawthorne, H. W. (Harvey W.), b. 1875. August 1925.

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  • Main Title: Successful farming on 160-acre farms in central Indiana.
  • Alternate Title: Successful farming on one hundred sixty acre farms in central Indiana
  • Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 1463.
  • Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)

Description

A guide to starting and running a successful 160-acre farm in Indiana, including what crops to plant, what animals to raise, what labor is necessary, what buildings are needed, and the costs involved. Recommendations are based on data gathered from a record of seventeen 160-acre farms in Indiana during 1910-1919.

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ii, 30 p. : ill., 1 map ; 23 cm.

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"Issued August, 1925"--p. ii.

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  • August 1925

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  • Oct. 9, 2008, 2:45 p.m.

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Robertson, Lynn S. (Lynn Shelby), b. 1890. & Hawthorne, H. W. (Harvey W.), b. 1875. Successful farming on 160-acre farms in central Indiana., book, August 1925; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc6192/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.