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"Small Morton boy to the right is exhibiting a square rod of wheat that grew without the use of soil improvement methods and lespedeza"

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Item information

Title:
"Small Morton boy to the right is exhibiting a square rod of wheat that grew without the use of soil improvement methods and lespedeza"
Topics:
Agriculture
Subjects:
Soil management
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph); 9 x 15 cm
Item identifier:
0050344
Photographer:
Created Date:
Description:
Title continues: The larger boy to the left is exhibiting two bundles that grew on a square rod that had received one crop of lespedeza where the hay had been cut. This part of the field made a yield of 1,456 pounds seed cotton per acre last year with an application of 300 pounds 8-3-3 while the part of the field where the one bundle grew made a yield of 726 pounds seed cotton with the same fertilizer. June 19, 1930
Genre:
Photographs
Names:

Location:
Stanly County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs
Living Off the Land

Source information

Repository:
Special Collections Research Center at NCSU Libraries
Collection:
Crop and soil science. Grain and legume crops (UA023.007.083) held by
Note field:
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Rights:
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Funding:
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.

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