Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - January 17, 1920, Lethbridge, Alberta
rim LETiiBmnnK DAILY HEP AID. SATURDAY, JAN'UARY OFINTERESTTO THEJFARMER Flock of 220 Hens at Experimental Farm is Returning Per Week Fourteen Dozen 1'er Day is Win- ter Cross- field, Poultry Expert, Tells How Any Farmer Can Dupli- cate the Has His t.Tf any eecrels about teedinj It's better thaa (ceding boarders in to make them lay in winter, all winter. Mr. will not unfoU Capons as Flock Mothers Anil now about those mother roost- ers. Wy call ihe-m that advisedly. We f.vu of them Irving tu mother largo as hens will not to them, thea Sako it all back. Wo wero out to the (arm thu other day Kinl it all looked so easy wouldn't havo hreu ablo to write a etory if it h.utn'1 been those- Eye on Dommton Record and were tha kind that make ir.i'noy if it hailrt't been for "mother roosters" Ho '.ins is about hens and we'll tell male Plymouth ihosa lying roosters later. i were HI days old and tended Foresees 200-Egj Result of Effort. Strain ;mcl they'v Thev weren't tlrcj of tho 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 .4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 sewage disposal system. O( tho'not do for tho permanent lioine. One 4 4 two, the sewage disposal system is tho should te cautious lu lhe mailer 4 THE CARE OF THE WEAN- 4imoJt difficult to install. UiJ. EmlUi, ot adopting what has proved sallsfac- 4 LING COLT IN WINTER ot agricultural engineering lory in warmer The local 4 4 at tho Manitoba Agricultural College, conditions determine tha method o( 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 A has recently wrllteu a bulletin dealing handling this problem. What works wltli tha.matter. This bulletin takes well ou n neeihborlng fahu, or In an- up all phases of the subject. The lu- other part of the province, or In (Experimental Farms Xote.) Two, extremes seem to be tha usual fate of most weanling colls. A com- mon practice Is to shut them up In box stalls alter weanin; feed them 1 system ot plumbing, wtlti ttio fairly woll and leave rest to chance. The other eitrome Is to turn thorn out and let them shift lor thom- solves outsijo. A judicious combine troduction to tho bulletin reads [bordering state, may not give "To those on tbc farm, In on another farm, or In a small who contemplating installing a [community. Tho only proper melhod lion of these two methods msk a profit of J1.12 i month of j thal the world after thoy have boen.lrain- Once upon a time there was a goose that laid a poldc-ii ORS. That was .1 fa We. pure and Af soy hiittse'f, if wore a live today, ivoula adRiU ns much. 31ui today tluio aro hens nt iho com- mon vurif iy ivhlc'i are laying rliai are idling for ten cents ot ''iiruders to the death. And in ndilt- ami there Is no fable about dozen and thrco which were'llmi- much larger llie is a modem story ahout close Iho iiisii cost ot living "ie roaming anil M'iU lifilit some time before- weaning, bo fed re- Kularly whenever hia mother IK fed. Then, after weaning, alt that U neces- sary to avoid I'hccklnn Wt Browlh to increnso tho amount of lo com- pensate for the loss of his mother's milk. If possible. Iwo or three colts should be put together after weaning as they will fret less than they would alone. liegular exercise is essential to tho kitchen siuk ;tnd bathroom fixtures complete In tho house, iho queslliu of disposing of the sawago be- i one ki vital Iciportance. Ouce a modern water supply system Is In- stalled, consumption ot water in lha home mounts lo from 100 lo 130 Imperial gallons a day, or 200 Ions of water a year. All this water leaves the house through ihe plumbing system in a move or less condition, and, unless to eat disposed of. Is lu serious ho taught Eer of contaminating iho local water and. for supply or of dossing and backing up sewage inlo Iho cellar. Ono might au well think of Installing a furnace with- out providing a invoke pipe as io contemplate the use of u modern water supply ami pluuihlug system without a satisfactory method of dis- posing of the sewage. Tho object of ibis article is lo suggest the various possible safe method o( dis- posal under our ep- orate pnd Individual cafe." Records that dwarfs have been known to live lo Iho patriarchal age ot 97 years, while giants usually die whllo comparatively young. allios ih; ot tiie mrtlorn hen. In keeping the spirit'of thr ttmfs had laid on pricti lo he in ihc style. They Rolshovik hens, however, for ihcy they tin a good job of abiding is the nonunion a! Farm at Let It- Vrldgc. Any Farmer Csn do it some sir-opUv o.ipscinUy some thc-y roail this far. say. "Kangh. Ef I Hi6 whoLi credit ihc Doniiiii'w of i'anadii behind nir, 1 cou'il rai.-c. that wouUI lay ten. cent ic-o. mr.ko mo ,ho their heads off as Southern Alberta'! lu hopes t" bo uMe lo interest Ihe fanners lo undertake brunch fruit in tlio winter months, there aro 31 days, and uuu of those pullets produced 30 There of more extensively thii either to fool the hens to IOOI U1O DEns IlllUii.. ic fn, jjip rn.'nnl ff nrnduo- .uakfl them by. A lot more of them t1.JBnnnS, laid 25 and eggs during tho month. and will bring all the honors he can best pen, and explains that the rc.v the colts arc healthy, their bones would bo worse Ihnu if a mure simple clean and hard, tlio feet develop well plan were followed. and the colt is always nigged find "Wheji tho term one thrifty. Too many men neglect tho refers to all iho liquids and other mat- ed of their foals. Kegu'.ar ami care- ter which passes into Iho plumbing fu! trimming U necessary if tho fecti system from the bath-tub, wash, and aro to develop properly and many 'kitchen sinks, water closet and laun little defects the uet of the limbs dry tubs. A largo proportion of the o.in be corrected by proper trimming sewage ia comparatively -free from of hens or hen which they couldn't duplicate n'- small coat on their own farms, or if find tltat flock of '220 pullets is a pretty good or an observation i-ar or from au auto, salary cheque even In these inflated Mr. Crossfftld's Objective The hens aro all pullets of. to pee for miles nothing but fields Ihistle. South vaslatcd by crn Alberta in overrun with theni. PROPOSED SAILINGS NEW Vanban ...Jan 20 Cnrraania .Jnn 29 Carnip.nia...................Mch 0 NEW AND I'ersonaily, they have discouraged mo year's hrcecling. They arc oarrcrt j raorc ilrought. The 1'roblem is. Plymouth Rocks, and 1hev src can be done to eradicate them? from produced carefully Eelccl-l'-1'1 "s see are' litc- cd hens. Mr. Crossfield has his llleir habits. on a goal and that Ls a They are an annual plant, growing strain which will knock anything else jfrom sccci in the spring and ripening in Canada into a cocked hat am! pull'" ltlc !a" of thc same year. Tne Southern Alberta on the map as alcs- "Iul :lfler severe frosts, the premier egg producing district in the i breaks off tho lop of the SINN FEINERS WIN MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS IN SOUTH IRELAND DUBLIN, Jan. from the municipal elections held ou day that generally la eastern, weslent and southern Ireland, ap- proxlmalely por cent, of the. can. supported by the Sinn Fein elements were successful. The remainder of the candidates elect- ed represented various minorities. A feature of the election was Iho unusually largo number of women who participated. of the feet harmful bacteria, and if uuickly and properly disposed of, will cause Feeding is noit in importance breeding m tho development of. horses danger or discomfort to the users, and the first winter is most iiu- "There are various methods of treat- pnrtar.t part of the foal's existence.ling tho sewage from tho private how well bred a foal may! home; but not all are applicable to bo it can easily be sailed by a lack I our climatic conditions. Yv'hat ehould of care in its deeding during tho first work well for u summer cottage might winter. It Is absolutely essential to keep the foal in good thrifty growing condition hut not too fat if the best results are to be 'obtained. Three meals a day sliould be given and the colt should always be watered before feeding, pals ami bran arc tho best feeds for the grain par! of tho ratiott and should be fed in Iho proportion of three of oats to one ot bran. From si.T .to ten .pounds of this mixture should bo led tier day varying with Dominion. And. if the farmers of Southern Alberta will follow his good ilavo Ece" Ule 'rack ot advice they'll succeed along with Mm railing and'seeding Thq year heforo lost iir. Crossfield a Eection the nest year. the size and development of the foal and tho quality of the roughage. Good quality alfalfa bay is the best possible roughage for foals: good clean clover bay and oat sheaves arc tho best substitutes and may he add- ed to the alfalfa to make a little variety in tlio ration. Five pounds of alfalfa per day and half -an oat sheaf night and morning make a very suitable ruughage. If moro bulk is rouud in a strong wind, and away II required a Httlojrairlo hay or oat straw may' bo' given. The following .-points are the scntlals In successful hnndllng S whlcli cun-.clcaii mid his oals were completely jsisttd of crushed rMr, bran, sln.rts chokod oul, mid thistles as thick as :and com meal mixture in equal a mat. 'green bone, greon feed comprised of alfalfa leaves, grit. shell and oliarcoal. Tho latter Is llm hen's The Road to Independence Trouble comes to all of us at one tima or another. 'The man with a snug bank account, is fortified against the "slings and arrows ot outrageous It is the duty of every man to lay aside something for the inevitable rainy day. Open a Savings Account take your first step along tho road to Independence. MERCHANTS BANK Established 1 in re them In Now I wotiM not advocate sowing ryo exclusively, as it is not as salc- as imt it we are going to control tin: thistles I lielievo dial a Head Office: OF CANADA LETHBRIDGE BRANCH. R. J. DINNING, MorafcTi mils hopper no Hint they run doctor nulled cffnrt will havu lo bo put forth, [themselves when Ilicy havo been over-las any ainglo farmer, has no success feeding, The corn and wheat ration if ihcy roliing off one farm on to Is reduced ijj warmer weather as tin: (lie u-x! and so on. Home men taboo Wrrta would grow sick if fed or, it tlic liloa Hint Ihe Ihisiles do no harm, fora Ions period. Pure water is alsoltiul 1 will venture the statement (hat i ;kopt In front of them. The. feed M there would have berm thousands of j jglrcn In hoppers arranged a more v.-lient in Soutliern jinchef off the (sroinnl. Ihcrln had Ihcrc hern no Knasiaii) And llitil'3 about ,-.11 thorn is to il.lihlsllos. Xow Ihls is only touching There isn't anytlilnn any farm wife Hebtlv on lln; siibjod and'l wimM who looks lo Ihu ff.s nalea as lifrjhn mud) interesteil in liearinx how pin money couldn't learn In u couple jollier men handle Ihero, -for it is a I of hours by visit to Iho farm and iijiivo rjucation with in. I fwv minutus' talk to Mr. Crnraticild. I Andrew (iifliu. I .Keltings of CiiB" will bo avallaWc from thh niuney-innlilTiK slock In I bo spring, and there aro also cockerels i and.pullets for sale from to those who jwluli to Into the game. When ]u week can lie made from birds at cost for feedinj; of only It's whllo tlilriklng ahrnit. Southern A Iberia. Because his wct..mlUcii3 frozs In (lie fit an air hole in tlie !ce of I-TI'KO Kric at iSandnsky, 0., u lli-year- boy who fell In, was able to nfbint until BENEFICIAL ECONOMY All Canadians should remember that the econ- omics ncccssitalcd by the war lidtK-tl pave tha way lo Victory. Practise economy and pave the way lo future prosperity. 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