Agricultural Calendar For; A Reference Book for Farmers

Agricultural Calendar For; A Reference Book for Farmers

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ...Test), Aug. 29 to Sept. 28. Butter Price of credited Butter. 15 Jerseys i3,92I-9 685.81 837.21 $385.59 $111.24 $"74-i3 15 Guernseys 13-518 4 597 96 724.17 329-77 9=-77 237.00 15 Short-horns 15,618.3 555.43 662.67 303.69 104.55 198.89 D. Breed Test No. 4 (Heifer Test), Sept 30 to Oct. 20. 7 Jerseys 3356.6 155.38 194.23 $77-69 $34-44 $56.28 6 Short-horns 2581.0 97.89 122.36 48.95 23.53 47-42 AVERAGE ANALYSES OF AMERICAN SAMPLES OF MILK AND DAIRY PRODUCTS. (goessmann.) RESULTS OF BREED TESTS CONDUCTED BY AMERICAN AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATIONS. The animals included in the foregoing breed tests rank on the average as follows: 1. As to yield of fat: Guernsey, Short-horn, Jersey, Holstein, Ayrshire, Devon, American Holderness. 2. As to yield of milk: Holstein, Short-horn, Ayrshire, Guernsey, Jersey, American Holderness, Devon. 3. As to richness of milk: Jersey, Guernsey, Devon, Shorthorn, American Holderness, Ayrshire, Holstein. AVERAGE YIELDS OF MILK AND FAT BY PREMIUM COWS AT STATE FAIRS, 1894. Name of Cow. Intze Von Hol-lingen Holstein Jersey Holstein Jersey Jersey Ayrshire Holstein Very Much Hilton Maid Peterina 2d...... Nahe 2d. Toltecs Genet Cows over yrs. old. Beulah Shawlan.. Alline Clyde Empr'ss Josephine Cows under 3 yrs. old. Kitty King Jersey Luella 2d Ayrshire Parana Abbe Kirk 6th Holstein Johanna 5th" Daisy Jersey Schoone Holstein Linda Pedro.. Jersey Beulah Shawlan...'" Eurodna....--I" BontjeP 2dGerben Holstein Geertje Lefing.... HIGHEST RECORD FOR YIELD OF FAT During Twenty-four Hours Made by any Cow in a Public Test. Brienz, Brown-Swiss, n years old, weighing 1395 lbs. Average daily yield of milk 81.7 lbs.; """"fat 3.11" "per cent of fat in day's milk... 3.81" (American more

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