Publication: Kansas State Printing Plant - BP Walker, State Printer, 1929, Topeka
9" x 6" pictorial wrappers showing haystacks and rows of corn on the front wrapper. Title on spine. 287pp. . including wrappers. Kansas State Board Of Agriculture 1929. Preface. Table of Contents. Charts. General Index. Maps. Illustrations. Information offered about factors in corn production ... corn is world agriculture, United States corn production, Kansas' corn production, farm business of contributing corner growers, soil and climate conditions, cost of producing corn, etc.; the history of the types and varieties of corn; corn breeding; care of seed; methods of growing corn; machinery in corn farming; harvesting and storing corn; irrigation; diseases; insect pests; rodents; various types of marketing; uses of corn, pop corn, etc. Charts showing corn production by county, corn prices, average yield per acre of cor, Black and white photos of farming equipment, silos, various corn types, various pests, etc. Light water stain to lower fore-edge from page 271 through the rear free endpaper. Wrappers lightly soiling and with date stamp at top of front wrapper along with chipping to bottom of spine and light wear to the extremities. Very good.
Inventory Number: 42664