The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 28, 1966 · Page 19
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 19

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, April 28, 1966
Page 19
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Worms are for the birds A worm a day may keep the doctor away for birds. But, when it comes ' to small. dogs, puppies and kittens, worms are strictly for the birds. To eliminate roundworms (Ascarids) and hookworms in small puppies * small dogs (toy breeds) and cats, get PfizerYdobe NBC Capsules.' , Especially formulated \ for small pets, JsTBC Capsules bring quick safe -' ^TS^v^- 0 f ^Sesults are pfterT'pbtaioacl iiif just one hoW: ^ ;C And NBC Capsules are, so easy .to; aanunister? Just place required 1 ^ ; dosage on back of tongue and rub pet's tnroat: Next time your dogor " cat is bothered by- irritating wdrms r get NBC Capsules in the handy ^ plastic dispenser: They'll send your dog or cats' worms flying. > * The Pfizer's Globe family of fine pet products includes: Pet Wormer • Dog Kaps • Flea and Tick Powder • NBC Capsules • Blue Lotion Aerosol Spray « Mange Remedy • Wea Bomb and Deodorant • Emerald-Glo* Shampoo Agricultural Division, • Chas. Pfiier A: Co, Inc NewYork,-New York 10017 ' Uorn pickers soon may be in the same corner of the machine shed with the grain binder, the corn shredder, the threshing machine and other farm equipment that has been put aside because more efficient machines have been developed. The corn combine and the picker-she Her are rapidly taking over the job of harvesting corn. In 1956, only 2% of our corn crop was being shelled in the field. In 1963, 16% was harvested by corn combine or by picker-sheller. And last fall, over 25% of the corn harvested was shelled in the field. The reasons are obvious: It costs less to store shelled corn because it takes less space. You don t have to haul the cobs home. Harvesting losses are lower. You can harvest earlier, and dry the gram. Or you can use full season hybrids, and harvest them later with minimum losses. The harvesting stage of crop production is of growing importance, since the big problem of farmers today is what to do with .the crop after they harvest it. Picker-sheller and cornhead sales are way up, and the problem will be getting worse instead of better if you don't plan ahead. Last year, many progressive farmers who switched to shelled corn harvesting had to wait in long lines at the elevator to market their crop. On-the-farm drying equipment, or facilities for wet storage, can avoid this dilemma. At-present,-there ^are three popular methods of handling shelled grain: 1. Ensile it. 2. Dry it and store it. 3. Dry it and market it. 3 *n Smf dVan ff geS °! S n e "u d corn harves t'ng are so great over ear corn harvesting that almost all farmers will eventually be forced to choose one of the above storage and handling methods. vi*H c ° o 0 ** 3b M Ut i ^ time |y "Besting is one of the most important steps in getting top crop ^a^^h^t^X 81 ^." VOU d ° n>t have the equipment to finish harvest while crops are in the best stage. Check this evidence: Corn-You lose about a bushel per acre for every week harvest is delayed after October 15th dr ° PS bel °» 14% " L —erage 3 bushels per " A Spel1 of bad weather can take FARM JOURNAL FAMILY TEST GROUP USE-TESTED AND APPROVED FARM JOU RNAL FAMILY TEST GROUP RATES EASTMAN BALER TWINE Farmers Acclaim Eastman Revolution in Baling! Marvin Schuster, Oelavan, Minn., puts up 20,000 bales of hay and straw annually, last year left bales outside during snowy winter. He reports no rot, no breaking apart of bales tied with Eastman Baler Twine. "All the way this year with Eastman Baler Twine," he says. Get on the Eastman bandwagon for easygoing baling! Take advantage of Eastman's revolution in baling. Join the switch to Eastman Baler Twine. Order your supply today. Since Eastman Twine is domestically produced from continuous plastic fibers, supply isn't affected by crop or world conditions. If your dealer doesn't have it in stock, write to: Eastman Baler Twine EASTMAN CHEMICAL PRODUCTS, INC. Kingsport, Tennessee 37662 of Eastman Kodak Co. "I'm sold on Eastman Baler Twine. I started using it in 1964 and have had none of the rot, insect or rodent damage that is so common with conventional baler twines." —Gerald Heetland, Hartley, Iowa. (15,000 bales per year) "Easier on my hands; no blisters formed... more strength." -Gordon Ropp, McLean County, Illinois "Ties about 20 more bales." -Clarence Uhden, Moody County, South Dakota ."... so good that any time I miss a bale it's my own fault. Far superior in every respect to the old twines I was using." -Harley Morton, Bonner Springs, Kansas. (7,500 bales annually) "Uniform thickness ... works very well in baler... good strength." -Roy Lerud, Norman County, Minnesota "It just won't break. With ordinary twine there will be 'thin spots, 1 and when you hit one of them the twine breaks'." -Albert Paweltzki, Bridgewater, South Dakota (8,000 bales annually) "Our meadow is wet and this twine won't rot." —Lawrence Reicks, Custer County, Nebraska "You can get a tie so tight you can hardly get your fingers under the twine ... the stuff doesn't break . . . weather doesn't affect it. One day I baled 1,089 bales without a single loose one." -Dick Knock, Turner County, South Dakota (30,000 bales annually) "Exceptional knot strength ... bale is longer than a bale of sisal." —Mervin Zellmer, Woodbury County, Iowa "Feeds even ,., doesn't 'bird-nest' like some sisal I have seen ... smooth on fingers ... tensile strength is good." -John Schermerhorn, Noble County, Indiana EnstMum

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