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The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 79

A Good Cropper

A Good Cropper.

Apart from its rust-resistant qualities this variety of oats promises to be a good cropper, and a good sample of grain. The yield, judging from appearances of the Ruakura rust-proof oats, should run from sixty to seventy bushels per acre. (Since this was written the actual harvest returns of this oat crop pan out at ninety bushels to the acre.) The raising of this valuable variety is alone worth many thousands of pounds to the country.