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Page 235 - That co-operative agricultural extension work shall consist of the giving of instruction and practical demonstrations in agriculture and home economics to persons not attending or resident in said colleges in the several communities, and imparting to such persons information on said subjects through field demonstrations, publications, and otherwise...
Page 316 - That in order to aid in diffusing among the people of the United States useful and practical information on subjects relating to agriculture and home economics, and to encourage the application of the same...
Page 258 - Then felt I like some watcher of the skies When a new planet swims into his ken; Or like stout Cortez when with eagle eyes He star'd at the Pacific — and all his men Look'd at each other with a wild surmise — Silent, upon a peak in Darien.
Page 216 - That no payment out of the additional appropriations herein provided shall be made In any year to any State until an equal sum has been appropriated for that year by the legislature of such State, or provided by State, county, college, local authority, or Individual contributions from within the State, for the maintenance of the cooperative agricultural extension work provided for In this Act.
Page 92 - There in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but beautiful, he lay, And from the sky, serene and far, A voice fell, like a falling star, Excelsior ! POEMS ON SLAVERY.
Page 234 - That in order to aid in acquiring and diffusing among the people of the United States useful and practical information on subjects connected with agriculture, and to promote scientific investigation and experiment respecting the principles and applications of agricultural science...
Page 235 - Cooperative agricultural extension work shall consist of the giving of instruction and practical demonstrations in agriculture and home economics and subjects relating thereto to persons not attending...
Page 60 - ... can be made, and doubtless give at least the order of magnitude of the effects, which, indeed, for the present purpose, is quite sufficient. It may be well, in this connection, to call attention to the fact that the...
Page 234 - Act, for the salaries of teachers, supervisors, or directors of agricultural subjects, either for the salaries of teachers of such subjects 'in schools or classes or for the salaries of supervisors or directors of such subjects under a plan of supervision for the State to be set up by the State Board, with the approval of the Federal Board for Vocational Education.