- Bedding potatoes on the farm of J. H. Dail, Chowan County, North Carolina
- Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
- 9 x 11 cm
- Item identifier:
- Created Date:
- circa to
- Written on verso: The bed was prepared by plowing and digging out a pit about 6 inches deep. Four inches of manure was placed in the pit and covered with 2 in. of soil. After bedding the potatoes, they were covered with one of fine soil and a mulch of manure covered over the bed to prevent drying and injury from cold.
Chowan County (N.C.)
- Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs
Living Off the Land
- Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
- Crop and soil science. Vegetable crops (UA023.007.085) held by Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
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- Digitization of this material was made possible, in part, through the support of the North Carolina Farm Bureau, the North Carolina Tobacco Foundation, and the North Carolina Tobacco Research Commission.