Castor Bean prevents worms in crops. 21 Jul 1869
the Castor Bean and the Cotton Plant. A Beaumont correspondent of tho Jasper Newsboy says ono stalk cf tho castor bean come up last year among tho cotton of W. II. Baldwin, of that neighborhood, and. that, although the worms destroyed noarly his wholo crop, there wero no sign of tho worm within a hundred yards of tho castor bean plant. A neighbor of his planted tho bean in his cotton fields Xo poison tho moles, and his cotton suffered no damage from worms. This year Dr. Baldwin has planted tho bean in ovory thirtieth row of his cotton. These facts corroborate many similar statements, some of which we havo pub lished. Ualveston jvews.