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Iowa Farm Science: Volume 10, Issue 1

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Best Legume for Permanent Pasture
( 1955-07-01) Scholl, J. ; Thompson, H. ; Extension and Experiment Station Publications

No other pasture legume now available compares with birdsfoot trefoil in abiliity to withstand continuous grazing once it is established. Trefoil does, however, need more attention than other legumes in getting established. Here are some tips from Iowa State College agronomists.

Your Experiment Station Reports - Corn
( 1955-07-01) Extension and Experiment Station Publications

Since 1920, the Iowa Agricultural Experiment Station has conducted an annual corn yield test in cooperation with the Iowa Crop Improvement Association. The purpose of the tests is to compare the performance of different corn varieties in various areas of the state and to make this information available for use by farmers in selecting the varieties they want to grow.

Let's Reduce Sensibly
( 1955-07-01) Swanson, Pearl ; Willis, Elisabeth ; Extension and Experiment Station Publications

Many of the Iowa women who are overweight are not eating enough of the kinds of foods that provide the nutrients necessary for good health.

Farm Outlook
( 1955-07-01) Extension and Experiment Station Publications

The best business year on record is the prospect for 1955. The pace of economic activity this past winter was equal to or above the previous peak reached in the spring of 1953.

What Kind of Seed Did You Get?
( 1955-07-01) Everson, L. ; Extension and Experiment Station Publications

An article on buying good crop seed might come more normally in the winter months. But at this time of the year, you can take a look at your growing crops with a back glance at the kind of seed that produced them.