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Indian Head Experimental Farm, 1886-1986

W. E. Johnson

Indian Head Experimental Farm, 1886-1986

by W. E. Johnson

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Published by Agriculture Canada in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada. -- Experimental Farm (Indian Head, Sask.),
  • Agricultural experiment stations -- Canada -- History.,
  • Agriculture -- Research -- Saskatchewan -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementW.E. Johnson and A.E. Smith.
    SeriesHistorical series / Research Branch, Agriculture Canada -- no. 23, Historical series (Canada. Agriculture Canada. Research Branch) -- no. 23.
    ContributionsSmith, Allan E., Canada. Agriculture Canada. Research Branch., Canada. Experimental Farm (Indian Head, Sask.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1785 .A4 no.23
    The Physical Object
    Pagination44 p. :
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15433233M
    ISBN 100662143868
    OCLC/WorldCa15183936

    Indian Head, Saskatchewan: | | | |Indian Head, Saskatchewan| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available. Soil Science Society of America Journal Abstract - Indian Head Experimental Farm, Indian Head, SK S0G 2K0, Canada; Abstract. Methods of assessing how agronomic practices influence soil productivity and sustainability are required. The effects of various agronomic practices on soil organic N and hydrolyzable amino N in a Udic Haploboroll.

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      The Bell Farm, managed by Major R.W. Bell, was founded near Indian Head by the Qu’Appelle Valley Farming Co. in It failed to make a profit despite large expenditures on buildings, machinery and livestock on the fifty-thousand-plus acre holding. After a series of poor harvests and marketing difficulties, the farm was dissolved in Indian Head Farm, Berlin, MA. K likes. Indian Head Farm specializes in small fruits and vegetables, corn, annual and perennial flowers plus seasonal PYO strawberries, blueberries & raspberries/5(38).


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texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Indian Head Experimental Farm, by Johnson, W. Earl. Publication date Topics Canada. Experimental Indian Head Experimental Farm (Indian Head, Sask.), Canada. Ferme expérimentale (Indian Head, Sask.), Canada.

Experimental Farm (Indian Head, Sask.), Agricultural experiment stations, Agriculture Pages: Get this from a library. Indian Head Experimental Farm, [W E Johnson]. Indian Head Experimental Farm, Published by Agriculture Canada in. Written in EnglishPages: Indian Head Experimental Farm, by W.

Johnson,Agriculture Canada edition, in English. Contents Acknowledgments,5 Preface,7 Chapter1 Thedawnofexperimentalfarms,9 Chapter2 Anexperimentalfarmforthe NorthwestTerritories,10 Chapter3 Territorialdays,to,11 Chapter4 Earlyyearsintheprovince,to ,16 Chapter5 Theroaringtwentiesandthedirty thirties,to,23 Chapter6 ThePrairieFarmRehabilitation Administration,to,29 Chapter7.

Preface The Indian Head Experimental Farm has had a special place in the agricultural his- tory of the Northwest Territories and Sas- katchewan Like the farmers, the experi- mental farm had to survive in a severe and variable environment. Knowledge of agri- cultural pests was fragmentary, and the search for plant materials endless.

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Arriving at Indian Head, the four men took up homesteads which they farmed co-operatively. In December and Octoberhe accompanied Dr. William Saunders, the first director of the Experimental Farms Service, on his two western visits and assisted in choosing the land for the first Dominion experimental farm in the North-West Territories.

After many trials at the Agassiz experimental farm, a winner emerged - 'Marquis'. Surplus 'Marquis' seed was shipped to Indian Head, Saskatchewan, for additional testing. 'Marquis' won the Canadian Pacific Railway Prize of $1, for the best bushel of hard spring wheat grown in. The Indian Head Experimental Farm opened inwith Angus Mackay as superintendent, responsible for the whole of the North-West Territories.

The intent of the farm was to meet the needs of new settlers for reliable information on the best farming methods and practices for local conditions.

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E Johnson (Book) Ferme expérimentale d'Indian Head, (). Indian Head is a beautiful historic town in southeast Saskatchewan, Canada, 69 kilometres east of Regina. The town is directly north of the Trans-Canada Highway. It had its beginnings in as the first settlers, mainly of Scottish origin, pushed into the area in advance of the railroad, most travelling by ox-cart from Brandon.

By the farm was in serious difficulty and was refinanced as the Bell Farm Company Limited. In order to reduce its debt load, the new company sold the Indian Head town-site, as well as acres to the federal government for a new experimental farm to be headed by local farmer Angus Mackay*.

These measures appeased creditors only. Indian Head Research Farm, Company in Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Indian Head, SK S0G – Hours of Operation & Customer Reviews. This large farm eventually failed before the turn of Canada's Century. However, to find solutions to the problems listed above, the Indian Head Experimental Farm was established by the federal government in An interesting book about this farm and its crucial work is available atthe link is below.

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Indian Head (Assiniboine: owáʾecų [5]) is a town in southeast Saskatchewan, Canada, 69 kilometers (43 mi) east of town is directly north of the Trans-Canada town is known for its federally-operated experimental farm and tree nursery, which has produced and distributed seedlings for shelter belts since For many years the programme was run by the Prairie Farm.

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