Saturday, May 16, 2015

Agricultural Facts

The following curious facts, showing the great variety of agricultural productions, are taken from the statistics of agriculture, furnished by the government:
1. That wheat, oats, rye, Indian corn, potatoes, hay, and tobacco, ar raised in every state and territory of the Union.
2. That barley is raised in all except Louisiana.
3. That buckwheat is raised in all except Louisiana and Florida.
4. That New England, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin do not raise cotton.
Source: The Farmer's Almanack ©1841

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