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Elementary agriculture with practical arithmetic Elementary agriculture with practical arithmetic . elementaryagricu01hatc Year: 1906 SPECIAL CROPS 137 be invested In sheds or curing rooms. In the third place, they can be grown successfully on a large variety of soils, and they furnish, when the pulp is returned to the farm, an excellent food for stock. In the fourth place, their long roots, and the deep cultivation required, bring to the surface fertility from deep down in the soil. In Germany, several years after their cultivation was introduced, more grain was HARVESTING SUGAR BEETS. grown per acre on land where the beets had been cultivated than could possibly be grown before their cultivation was begun. A comparison of beets and tobacco gives the pre- ference to beets as a farm crop. They grow well on tobacco land and are an excellent crop to be used in