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Image 42 of Annual report. 1914

Part of Kentucky Agricultural Experiment Station

26 Twenty—seventh Annual Report of the Boys’ Com Clubs (Incomplete.) Number of Agents reporting ,..t............._..,r... 14 " Boys enrolled .t.t.....,.......,........... 598 " Boys reporting .....,....,,,...A....,,.,.. 94 Average yield of those reporting ._....t_............_ 60% bushels Number of prizes offered ,,.......r.......,........... 105 Value of prize money .,,,.........o...t,_........,... $1240. 00 Sources of Prize [Money: Farmers; Merchants; Bankers; Boards of Education; Fiscal Courts. Other Clubs, Agricultural, Education, Etc. Number of Agents reporting .,.,,.r....,,,......_,.,..,.e_...,.o 11 " Clubs formed ,.,._....,,.,.......,.,,.,,.tr__,t.t.... 83 Total membership of Clubs... _..,,,........,,,,,.......,,........ 2,551 Cooperative Buying. l Number of Agents reporting ._..,,..........,.........,,_....... 14 " Instances of buying Cooperatively due to the influ- ence ot Demonstration Work _.,,,......_...._....., 27 The following articles were bought cooperatively: y Fertilizers . ...-...-. . .,._.,,_._.__.___,_,,, 3030 tons Phosphate Rock .,,,,. ., .,,,,,r,,____,,,.,,.__. 63 " Limestone Rock .._..,,,,,,,_..._, ._ ,,,,.....,, 725 " Cotton Seed Meal ,,,,A_,, . _ __,,. . ,____,___,,_ 15 " Clover and Grass Seed.. ._,,,_,...._,._,,,.... 956 bushels Seed (.)ats.. . .... ,,,A,.. . ..,,.. . ...,___ 175 " Cowpeas ,,_.___,,___,_________,,________,____ 85 " Salt . ...,,, . ,,,,_A.____,,,,,,,____.,,,,,_.__ 60 " Coal ....,. .. .... .. ...._..,,,A.._.._,,,,,.....__ 2 car-loads Silo Material .-.. ,,,____ . ___,__ . __,_,,,_,_ 7 " Ensilage Cutters ,___,,,____________,_,,______ 1 Total number of dollars saved through this cooperative buying. ........... - ...........,,..,,,_,,_, - ____,,...__ $8628.00 Material bought through the Farmers Union and grange not included in the above. Roads. Number ol` Agents reporting. ...... . . ...........____________... —·-— " llrags in use due to Demonstration Work --.. .,...____ 128 " Miles being dragged ..........._ _ ____ __ ,....,_..______ 407 Meetings. Number of Agents reporting .... . ...............__....,________ 16 " Public or General Meetings held ......._,__.________,_ 916

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