Globe-Gazette from Mason City, Iowa on October 12, 1949 · Page 5
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18 ^A a s o n City Globe-Gazet TEAM PLACES 3rd The dairy judging team from Cerro Gordo county placed 3rd in judging Guernseys at the Dairy Cattle congress. Members of the team were Jerry Hall, Grimes Little Cattle Feeders club; Andy Oswald and Paul Pruin, both of the Mason Booster Boys club, and Dale Avise of the Rockwell Ramblers club. This is National Fire Prevention week, a good time for farmers to check chimneys, heating units and lightning protection. Here and ready for your inspection. Big, roomy, 11-cubic-foot capacity. Freezes and stores 385 pounds of delicious food. DON'T WAIT... supply is not unlimited. Seed?MOW Mason City Implement Co 22 6th S. E. Phone 462 Moson City, Iowa G/Ve lambs Rest and Hay at Start Two things that' will help get western feeder lambs off to a good start this fall are plenty of rest the first day and medium quality hay as a roughage starter, says W. F. LaGrange, animal husbandman at Iowa State college. Lambs will need to have water upon arrival and block salt should be put out after the lambs have been in the feedlot a few days. LaGrange recommends the block form because it will prevent the lambs from getting too much salt early in the feeding program. He says that vaccination against enterotoxemia or overeating disease is usually considered the safest procedure by livestock men who want to use self-feeder, cornfield feeding, or intend to feed a heavy grain r a t i on. Increased amounts of good legume hay may be substituted for the medium quality hay as soon as the lambs get over the effects of shipping. Starting rates for grain feeding vary from i to 1. pound per day. By hand feeding the gram ration can be increased gradually until the lambs are on full feed. LaGrange says that some lots of lambs will eat more grain when on full feed than others and that the feeder will need to watch the lambs to gauge the amount of grain to put out. He suggests a protein supplement such as linseed oilmeai or soybean oilmeal in the feed. When lambs are being fed legume hay, 1/10 pound of supplement per day is about the right amount for the ration. The lambs also need access to salt and to a mineral mixture. WEEDS GROUND WIRE Weeds that are allowed to grow up under an electric fence and touch the wire will ground out the fence and reduce its effectiveness, says Harold Beaty, extension agriculutral engineer at Iowa State college. Makers of Green Top MINERALIZED TANKAGE Order Green Top Tankage From MASON CITY RENDERING CO. ATTENTION!! FARMERS!! WE ARE NOW BOOKING ORDERS FOR HY-LINE CHICKS FOR THE 1950 SEASON PLACE YOUR ORDER WITH OUR LOCAL REPRESENTATIVE CERRO GORDO COUNTY ' • LLOYD CROZIER, Clear Lake, 24-F-22 • R. E. JONES, Thornton • H. E. LEMBKE, Rockwell • EVERETT JOHNSON, Mason City • S. A. MATH RE, Mason City • BENN and WILLEMSSEN, Portland , HANCOCK COUNTY • FRED HINDERS, Woden, 3-F-14 • ARTES PRODUCE CO., Britt • CLARENCE ABBAS, Konawha, 2-L-10 • HENRY NUNNWEILER, Garner, ll-J-2 • GEO. MEINECKE, Ventura HY-LINES SELL OUT EARLY!!! Hy-Line Chicks mature rapidly and become steady year around layers. They lay 2 to 6 dozen more eggs per bird per year than standard-bred farm flocks. Hy-Lines have great uniformity in growth, feathering, body type, egg production, egg weight, size and shape, interior egg quality and non-broodiness. That's why more people by Hy-Lines. . . . . HY-LINES ARE ON THE AIR!! . . ." Listen to KGLO 6:45 a. m. each Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday for Hy-Cross Hatcheries' "News About Hy Limjf." Heor Herb Plambeck, Form Editor, WHO, 6:45 a. m. each Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday . . .; BE SURE TO LISTEN SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 6:45 A. M., when he will interview Mrs. Clayton Lock^ore, Madison Twp., Hancock County on her success with Hy-Lines. -- FOR BEST RESULTS FEED YOUR HY-LINES OUR HY-QUALITY FEEDS HY-CROSS HATCHERY, Inc. Just South of Moson City on Hiway 65 — Phone 1026 Turkey to B Plentiful at Lower Price Plentiful and a consider lower price sums up the tur situation for lowans this con- holiday season. Iowa farmers producing the 3rd largest tur crop on record. The estiiru 2,659,000 Iowa turkeys repre; an increase of 40 per cent c last year. While prices will be consic ably lower than in 1948, govc ment price supports are expec to bolster prices somew Ralph Baker, Iowa State coll economist, points out that IT western price supports will be a weight" and grade basis on . birds with hens being suppor at about 36 cents per pound heavy toms ranging as low a< cents per pound. Iowa turkeys began movinf market as early as late J with the heaviest runs expe< the latter part of this month first part of November. Counties where the -vlai numbers of turkeys were duced last year are expected lead the 1949 producers. TheyJ Washington, Hamilton, John:; Iowa, Ringgold and Floyd coj ties. The intensive turkey gr<j ing sections include areas aroi Wellman, Ellsworth and Cha! City. . j The national turkey crop is too. It is estimated at 41,107' birds, an increase of 29 per d over last year and the 2nd larjj crop on record. Permanent Type Antifreeze Best Winterize your tractor rq ator with permanent-type a^ freeze if it's possible. j That's the general Veco mendation of tractor manuij turers, especially for tractj that will be doing heavy 1 work this winter. High mcj temperatures during belt wj cause evaporation losses of oti antifreezes. ! Last year's permanent-!; antifreeze may be used again neutralizer that is now sold cc mercially needs to be added, cording to extension agric tural engineers at Iowa SI college. The neutralizer corr(j a corrosive, acid condition tj develops in permanet-type af freeze when it is subjected! high motor temperatures, 1 engineers advise discarding < used, alcohol-type antifreeze. A shortage of regular perm ent-type antifreeze last year suited in the sale of sajt sc tion antifreezes that were tremely corrosive and danger to use. When such solutions used they may destroy cylin head gaskets, aluminum cylin heads and damage radiator co according to the engineers. They also suggest check? thermostats, head gaskets, ra| ator hose connections, itfd pumps and the heater and rTea hose connections before puttF in antifreeze this fall. i Good housing directly affq the health and vitality of aj mals. ! WE BUY.. RAGS METAL TIRES TUBES PAPER MAGAZINES SCRAP IRON * WE SELL., Used Pipe, Angl Iron and Channc IRON. Carl Stein Phone 470 111 6th S.

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