Proceedings of the Second Annual Reunion of the Ohio State Board of Agriculture, the College of Agriculture, Ohio State University, the Farmers' Institute Lecturers of Ohio, and the Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station

Proceedings of the Second Annual Reunion of the Ohio State Board of Agriculture, the College of Agriculture, Ohio State University, the Farmers' Institute Lecturers of Ohio, and the Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ... can present to them certain facts that ought to be presented to the people of the state; we can take them into our laboratories and present different things which they ought to know, which ought to be common knowledge throughout the state, and in that way we can do our part in this larger work. I am sure if it is desired by the institute workers that this be done we would be willing to throw open our class rooms and our laboratories for such a session. CHAIRMAN THORNE: I think Professor Decker has made a most excellent suggestion. More and more the institute worker must be the mouthpiece of the College of Agriculture and the Experiment Station, and I believe that is one of the things that we need to look forward to and need to plan for, that we more frequently get together here and there, compare notes, and inform ourselves as to the work to be done. DOcrOR CHAMBERLAIN: Mr. Chairman, you will remember that I recognize. most fully the inability of both the Station and the University to send out their stafl', and their faculties, in the work, with the existing pressure upon them, and I suggested that.it was an excellent field for the state to increase its resources so that with the proper assistance in their work at home they could send forth and diffuse that knowledge through the institutes, and I do not know a better medium of diffusing this knowledge than the living voice of the living speaker, speaking right into the minds and attracting the eyes of the living hearer. There is nothing equal to it; let the state enlarge and give such assistance that these workers can go forth. SECRETARY W. W. MIl.LER: The practice of lecturers from the Agricultural College and from the Experiment Station going into the field has been discontinued...show more

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  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 77g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236938240
  • 9781236938244