Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas on April 19, 1952 · Page 10
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April 19, 1952

Northwest Arkansas Times from Fayetteville, Arkansas · Page 10

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.MMTHWBT MKANSAS TIMK, tovMMvtik ArkMN* Mwrfey, April If,. 1952 FARM AND HOME NEWS Veteran Finn Trainees Pitch In On Their Own Free Time To Help FeHow 6.1. Agriculture Students Construct Homes, Buildings l!)U-iool lorn; brooder house (top) on the Waller Kennedy farm between West Fork and Winslow Is shown under construe! ion. Veteran farm trainees arc volunteering much nf the labor on their own time. At left, the new home of Mr. and Mrs. Clint near West Fork a f t e r the same student farmers finished huilt the house for Standley, Rains Again Holds Up Farm Work In Area Frost Kills Peaches In Washington And Ben ton Counties Excessive rainfall kept Northwest Arkansas farmers out of the fields a good part of -last week, though winter grains made rapid growth despite the cold weather. These statements on crop conditions wore furnished the state Crop Reporting Service by county iiRricultural extension agents. Damage to Pope County's peach Four Escope With Lives r'our Farmington boys, ranging in age 1'rom 1H lo iour years Standley t. They Christmas Eve fire destroyed his home and f u r - farm trainees--formally crop is not very severe, and most orchards will have a full crop, Virgil Reading, assistant county reported. In Washington Co.unty peaches and strawberries were reported slightly damaged by cold weather. Renton County Agent Hei B. Russell commented,"Strawber-j ries jn bloom, most peaches killed, pples still safe." The Crawford County spinach crop is moving at about $50 a ton, K. II. Prichett, agent there, said. Radishes arc moving--with short tops. Strawberries are in full escaped with minor injuries when lhi s I j g h l p i c k u p wcnt out or conlrol and turned ove^on Highway 62 w cst yesterday morning. Injured, not seriously, were driver Victor \ V ii|i ams , ]3 ;; Bill Bcquetl, 14 Donald Williams, IS; anti Nolan Han.j S] four ( C a r ] TIMF.SFOTO). "^Secretary Brannan Lands Farm Supports, Urges Increased Production Of Foods bloom and growth of plants is Enid, OkIa.-(^*)-In a speech here»-_ Thursday Secretary of Agriculture Charles Brannan urged farmers to keep their production #oals high and lauded the pricj support st rides in co-operative work than "ie American farmer." Defending the price support pro- slow. As for the labor situation for the Scarcy County strawberry area, Conal O. Linn, county agent, estimated that starting about the first of May as many as 15,000 pickers will be needed to take care P"ogram as a means of boosting,^ \\ production. Brannan spoke at the 36th a n - j , which he said "is the means they're enrolled in 1 the federal! of the harvest, government's Institutional On- Good pasture* 24 Scholarships Open To State Members '· -Waihington Count}' 4-H. Club jiltmbm who will tnvhMfllni for *oUej* next 1*11 hive the chance Jo-compete for 24 scholarships lo *»,oHered for Arkansas 4-H'er« ; Information on the scholarships t»». be obtained from County ASBESTOS Need Painting? ' +-t imam fren -DYKE LUMBER CO. IDt St. Chirl.i Agent Curl Rose or from Home Demonstration Agent Margaret H. Brownfleld. As agents nf the Agricultural Extension Service, they supervise 4-H work in this area. According to the agents, three of the scholarships will be open to 4-H hoys only. Two of these are Esso. scholarships to the University, Vorth ISO.n iemester for /our years. The other scholarship of $ISO will go to a club member who has done outstanding work in dairying. There are two scholarships open to 4-H girls only. These are the $250 Jan George awards at Arkansas Tech. The other scholarships, whlct^ are open to FFA and FHA mem- bsrs as well as 4-H members, are provided by the Sears-Roebuck Foundation and the Kroger Company. All are to the University College of Agriculture and worth $200 each ners' freshman year. the 9 l)s*d bj thousand! tn reducing JliU--Junit'i Roman Meal bread. " ' I1-1A-.I the-Farm Training Program--receive credits for a rerlaln amount and construction work. But they arc doing considerably more work than the program calls for--doing it on their own. Members of Everett A. Ham's class, living in I he West Fork- Winslow arra, hnvp put in plonly of hours recently aiding one another in putting up new buildings. They learned the basic techniques at Fayettcvlllc High School, where the program centers, or on the job. But mostly they raised Ihe buildings on their own time. South of West. Fork n member of the class. Clint'Stanclley, lost his home in a Christmas Eve fire. Standley, his wife and children lost everything in the blaze. Then the other. members of Standley's class pitched in. They raised money for materials, putting on pie suppers and digging Into their own pockets. And, with material on hand, they devoted many hours of their time to erect- a new two-room farm house. Later the same men gave an- olhcr member of the class, Alvros Watkins, a hund in building his new broiler house. Watkins furnished all mater!*!* for the 150 by 20-foot broiler house, but his classmates furnished much of the 11-ll-tf! labor that went into building and win- -turning green at a rapid rate--are reducing feed and hay costs in south Logan County, according to G. Glen Pye. Yell County cattle are beginning lo gain since warm weather started the winter pasture to growing. County Agent Cleo J. Eason said. Onts and wheat are reported in good condition and crimson clover in excellent shape in Conway County. Perry County Agent Byron Huddleston reported that 90 per cent of lespcH"?* for hay has been planted to date. BOWL FOR PLEASURE Benton Bowllni Larie»-- *d». I - - ·--~ Announcing . . . THE RE-OPENING OF THE VENESIANINN TONTITOWN, ARK. Strvinj Italian Dinners* Chicken Barbecue and Steaks EARL and ADA HENRY DRIVE IN Tonite 7:30-9:37 * Mid-NiteShow ---- 11 =54 Somitimli a Lovi Affair Can M Atomic! Out of the Blue Stirring Virginia Mayo Gtorg* Brtnt wiring the building, Ntarer Winslow, Waller Kennedy has a similar brooder house under construction, nidcd by members nf the class in their free time. CITY BUS NEWS ·^-- By H. W. YOUNKIN--i In order tn nrid bus service to several parts of the city where paving projects are being completed this season, it will be n.ec- cssary for us to change many tirnn schedules and routes throughout the city. Our service to the city's industrial plants will be far better than in the past, and there will be several buses to the* new high school in the southwest part of the city. It takes a lot of study and planning, and tiiat's why I have been riding the buses so much of the time lately. In that way I can make first-hand surveys. Retting a lot of good ideas from talks with those who understand our problems tho best--those who use the bus service regularly. Special early buses to the Swan- Son plant and other points Northwest Arkansas Farming By John L Smith Agricultural education at the high school level is on an immense increase in Northwest Arkansas. We now have 11 schools in Washington, Madison and Benton Counties with vocational agricultural departments and ; number of others which are teach ing agriculture in some form.-The number will undoubtedly increase rapidly as our newly consolidated schools pay off their debts inci dent to consolidation. All this is extremely encouraging to those who look forward lo a well trained farm population for the future. Not only i proper training assist in keeping the kind of youth on the farms that can meet competition from outside hut it will recruit a number of urban people to the farms. I have just finished reading 20 papers prepared by high school students in an adjoining county. The papers were prepared for a contest sponsored by a national organization and the subject concerned soil conservation. It was about 15 years ago that some one stated that the soil conservation problems would not be on the road to solution until sriil conservation p r i n c i p l e s were taught in our high schools and firade schools just as arithmetic is taught. In reading these papers prepared by rural boys and girls (and there were as many girl contestants us boys) I realized that the^had mastered a subject better than the professional leaders had mastered it IS years ago when the soil conservation movement was in its infancy. All this is extremely encouraging and speaks well for the rjiral citizenship of Northwest Arkansas for coming years. We owe it to the future of our section to promote agricultural education at the high school and nual convention of the Farmers Co-Operative Grain Dealers Association of Oklahoma. He cited these four reasons for increased production: To feed an increasing population, a n ' a r m y in the field to be fed, hungry Europeans to feed under our present foreign policy, and the necessity of an emergency stockpile of'food and fiber. The secretary praised President Truman's Point Four program and explained it "is designed not to make other countries dependent on the United States but to make them self sufficient." He added group that I know of no other has taken greater Cam* At Lale Ai 9:30. S» Ihi Regutir Show . . . Rimiin for Mirfnili- Show At Our Gunll AS RARE AS A TRUE FISH STORY Plcturti Llki Thli Don't Com* Around Ely . . . or Ertry Ytir . . . Tor H«n'i Somithinj lor You lo Stori In Your Memory! / Starting Sunday 3 DAYS 3 in the industrial and business see! Rradc srhnol levels just as it has lion for thf hpncfit of those who j hcpn supported at the college level niust be nt work by tun-en o'clock in the past. in the mornin.R would bp added -- · if wp could i)p assnrpd Ihpro would be enovlgb ridps to j u s t i f y ! thfm. We would like lo hoar iri.m j somp of the folks on or npnr t h p followinR streets nnd additions: j It's Time To- Control cutworms with spot or treatments, using toxa- ""»* DDT ' »r» bran bait is Street, Parksdalc and Fairgrounds, i « lwi recommended. If you would make use of such! Improve your dairy herd by service, send us n postal r.ird or. using good bulls. letter with your n.imo and address | Vaccinate all spring pigs for and plfice of employment, also the names of friends interested. Although the nickel hamburger and .Went loaf of hrend ceased to exist years ajjo nnd prices on. both are now several limes higher, we nre still giving nickel hus rldrs. When n bus arrives at the square with every seat occupied by n grade or high school student, nfter a half-hour trip to one end of t h e - c i t y nnd back, it might look like we are doing n profitable business until you figure that HO riders nt S cents ench amounts to K total of $1.50. To make U a 51111 better bargain, iinin* that nil of those thirty rider* wish to KO over to the ·op- pMll« rnd of the city, we transfer them to another bus, free of iftV, and m n k r nnoihrr half · hour trip nf four or five miles. If you're Asklnjt how »r run afford to continue to curry rldem on our huxm for iS ernts, our answer li thin; WE CANT AFFOPD IT., (Adv.) cholera. Ilant cabbage plants that arc free of disease. Follow peach spray schedule to prevent diseases. Make successive or second plantings of some nf the rarlipr planted cool went her crops xuch ns radishes, lettuce, beets, carrots, kohlrabi, ete. These suggestions come from the county and home demonstration agents More 'Information is available at their offices where University College of Agriculture publications may also be obtained. RADIO ft TV SERVICE Utmt TV T«*» 14-Hfeir TRI-STATE SALES CO. lie W. Oktam MM* III Study Tour Of Farming Set For Thursday A study tour otj conservation farming and cattle feeding will be held next Thursday in tne west part of Washington County. The group will meet at 1 p. m. at R. E. Jackson's "River Ridge Farm" on Highway 16, J2 miles west of Fayetteville. Jackson will show the group his grade A dairy barn, his green pastures, newly planted pastures, and his herds 01 Jersey and Angus cattle. A t'trat (leal of interest will *?nter around his grass silage prosrem, and he will be cutting silafie that o*y to fill his silo. The tour will continue (o the J. M. Musser farm where the visitors u'ill see one ol the largest and most modern riairy Uarnr in this part of the rDurivry. The Mussers have; recently instated a "Har*e.'"Gre" silo which hr.s attracted g'.eat deal cf ot'cjintn. Their Kreeiv pastures have also created a great deal of interest, The soil conservation disliict .:u;«rv:?ors. who nre .-ponsoring the ionr, inv.'.^ all liiii.ness'men md farmers '."ho arc l.'l'c-rested in bi'ler pastures and crttle. A prinictt prcv."«pi 'Joscribing the p- intr of interest will I"; provided by C. J. He'ilies',, who will lead IMC tour. Come In and See Us About Our Easy Payment Plan On Re-Modeling Your Home, Building New Garage, Chicken House or Milk Barns, etc. ALSO We Hove Old and New Philco Refrigerators and Freezers Clifton Lumber Co. h hen* 27. Wnt Fork, Ark. by which wt «iur« th« (inner thit he can continue to produce," the secretary added: "We've lot to have a itrong IUD- port program. The government doent have tb* rifht to cili on the farmer! to prodtK* nwr* abundantly if they an not guaranteed a decent prke for too** WHO FIXES RADIOS? / · · · · - » ^' · j' f ;. f 'i^'*- wServiigyjiM 20 Yfan SMITH RADIO SHOP BRAKES - LIGHTS - STEERING THE IIG THREE OF SAFE DlUVING SM KOHliS .nd HAIL fer · *»*«·£* M Miw lltlpOflQm Mrftty rOCrOrt tn WFllfWMy · · CORNER MOUMTAIH k SCHOOL SATURDAY MIGHT. APRIL II BI.k.l. r H«T. Trio wtth Star* Starwrtk BUBBLE CLUB 90 Cq. FU (Squui) . BUILDING MATERIALS REDUCED Asbestos Siding . $11.25 210-lb. Shingles . . $6.50 CLOSE-OUT OF EAGLE-PICHER PAINT 2--5 Gil. Cm OiitiUi Whiti _wn ».H f»I.__now tUtfiL Pun Whtii Lud Pllnl wit MM fiL^now fM* ML Gloii Enim.l wutl.MqL nowtl.M«t Flit Will Flint WMM.41f.L__inwM.Mt*L 2'l"x«'l",Scrim Doori -- 114 In^whlli pin* i7.M; J"»"x«'l" OrUl TTP« tt.ll- 3' xtT'.Gtill TTP* 1 . II.M SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY OFFER 3 PC. BATHROOM SET «. .1 ft. R«mi tub, 11x17 Livitorr, **^ clou coupled commodt wUh trim 150°° Pay Cesh . 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