Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on August 11, 1938 · Page 6
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Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa · Page 6

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, August 11, 1938
Page 6
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PAGE 3IX KOSSUTH COUNTY ADVANCE, ALGONA. IOWA THURSDAY, THE OLD WAY The Banner Trophy—most coveted of all corn prizes, is the "Grand Champion" award of the Iowa Corn Yield Test. Winning this highest award once or twice might be incidental; winning i t eight years out of the last thirteen — is highly significant. No other commercial producer of hybrid seed has yet won this award. THE NEW WAY Agriculture Marches on With PIONEER! Not so many years ago corn was just corn, andthe fanner picked out the best-looking ears after the harvest was over stored them away, and next spring used them for planting. Now science has entered the corn field— science of hybrid seed corn. Through generations of corn . propagation the pollinating is carefully controlled to give to PIONEER Hi-Bred corn uniformly high yields per acre and deep roots to resist drought and wind. PIONEER Hi-Bred Corn company was the first commercial producer of hybrid seed corn We have continued to produce first quality seed. North of Algona at the junction of Highways No. 169 and No. 18, you will find nearly ready for operation the latest addition to the group of twelve seed processing plants of the PIONEER Hi- Bred Corn Company. These plants are scattered throughout the corn belt. Today in thousands of acres, hundreds of workmen have completed the task of detasseling-mak- mg certain that the PIONEER Hi-Bred corn you purchase this fall and winter for your 1939 Sop will produce the utmost in yield and quality. P ' The Algona plant of PIONEER Hi-Bred Corn Company was established to give to farmers in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota the hybrids which are best suited to the northern corn be It In Kossuth county there are more than 800 of these acres today producing PIONEER HUBred Seed for the farmers in this territory. v^c, M ni-orea ^^ is the cheapest - in cost But you can now select seed corn on a saner and safer basis of value— what it will produce-that it is cold and drought resistant-thaUt will that it will mature. Select the producer of your hybrid seed i i * * K knowle ^e of bumper Cr ° P and PIONEER "The quality Hybrid' bred IN and FOR the northern corn belt-has this to offer you: New improved PIONEER crosses, expertly bred and developed fm™ e ,,^ • • ^ , backed by the largest commercial corn breeding j^^ iofeeBCddte wSi' mbred StrainS ~ -, « * 12 W 15 - tim . es ' * germination ^ . Producing the finest You will get a strong, vigorous seed from fields that have been You will get a superior seed that has been dried to 12 «h ^av —that has been carefully hand-sorted and expertly cleaned and graded PIONEER refuses to take any short cuts. PIONEER is onlv i quality hybrid seed corn it is possible to produce. Y l Beware of cheap seed corn. Check well its processed. Don't let the lure «* profit per acre at corn-picking time. the care and PIONEER invites you to visit its Algona plant. We will be DIP^PH f ^ doing each and every day to insure quality hybrid corn. We^want yotT ^ ^ ** NEER Hi-Bred Seed Corn is produced. Watch later issues of this paper for of our open house, P or Pioneer Hi-Bred Corn

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