Farm Crops, Their Cultivation and Management: A Non-technical Manual for the Cultivation, Management and Improvement of Farm Crops

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John C. Winston Company, 1918 - Agriculture - 288 pages
 

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Page 286 - CUBIC MEASURE 1728 cubic inches (cu. in.) = 1 cubic foot (cu. ft.) 27 cubic feet = 1 cubic yard (cu. yd.) 128 cubic feet = 1 cord (cd.) WEIGHT 16 ounces (oz.) = 1 pound (Ib.) 2000 pounds = 1 ton (T.) LIQUID MEASURE 4 gills (gi.) = 1 pint (pt.) 2 pints = 1 quart (qt...
Page 286 - SURVEYOR'S LINEAR MEASURE. 7.92 inches =1 link. 100 links =1 chain. • 80 chains =1 mile. Gunter's chain is the unit and is 66 feet long. SURVEYOR'S SQUARE MEASURE. 10,000 sq.
Page 286 - Square Measure 144 square inches (sq. in.) = 1 square foot (sq. ft.) 9 square feet = 1 square yard (sq.
Page 56 - How to Manage a Corn Crop in Kentucky and West Virginia.
Page 51 - Finely broken corn shall include all broken particles of corn that will pass through a perforated metal sieve with round holes nine sixty-fourths of an inch in diameter. 9. "Cracked" corn shall include all coarsely broken pieces of kernels that will pass through a perforated metal sieve with round holes one-quarter of an inch in diameter, except that the finely broken corn as provided for under Rule 8, shall not be considered as "Cracked
Page 50 - CORN. This class shall consist of corn of which at least 95 per cent by weight of the kernels are yellow. a slight tinge of red on kernels of corn otherwise yellow shall not affect their classification as yellow corn. MIXED CORN.
Page 51 - No. 8, shall not be considered as ''cracked" corn. (10) It is understood that the damaged corn, the foreign material (including dirt, pieces of cob, finely broken corn, other grains, etc.) and the coarsely broken or "cracked" corn, as provided for under the various grades, shall be such as occur naturally in corn when handled under good commercial conditions. (11) Moisture percentages, as provided for in these grade specifications...
Page 286 - SQUARE MEASURE. 144 square inches (sq. in.) =1 square foot (sq. ft.). 9 square feet (sq. ft.) =1 square yard (sq. yd.).
Page 286 - ... cu. in. LIQUID MEASURE. 4 gills (gi.) =1 pint (pt.). 2 pints =1 quart (qt.). 4 quarts =1 gallon (gal.). 31 J^ gallons =1 barrel (bbl.).
Page 286 - AVOIRDUPOIS WEIGHT 16 ounces (oz.) = 1 pound (lb.). 100 pounds = 1 hundredweight (cwt.). 20 hundredweight = 1 ton (T.).

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