Agriculture and Natural Resources, Institute of (IANR)

 

Date of this Version

1925

Document Type

Article

Citation

Published in THESE FIFTY YEARS: A HISTORY OF THE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA (Lincoln, 1925).

Abstract

INDEX (11 pages)

A-Z

ADAIR, WILLIAM, 18.

Adams Act, 68, 98, 119-120.

Agricultural botany, election of Dr. Bessey, 47--48; studies, 54- 55; evolution of department, 94-95, 133. See also Plant pathology.

Agricultural chemistry, ear I y work, 39, 45-46, 54; evolution of department, 90-91, 133. See also Sugar beets and Sorghum.

Agricultural editor, 133.

Agricultural education, evolution of department, 95, 131-132; Shumway Act, 132; SmithHughes Act, 132.

Agricultural engineering, evolution of department, 94, 134 ; first building, 94; irrigation, 105-106,138,157,159-160; new building, 121, 124; tractor testing, 153.

Agricultural extension, outgrowth of farmers' institutes, 122, 139; Smith-Lever Act, 122, 138; creation of department, 139-140; county agents, 122, 139-142, 146-151; farm bureau, 139, 149-150; finances, 140-143,146, 151; Smith-Lever Act, 142-143; organization of s e r vic e, 143-146; extension specialists, 144, 146; demonstrations, 144-145; home economics, 145, 146, 151; boys' and girls' clubs, 116, 145, 151; status in 1916, 146; during World War, 146-148; at close of June, 1921, 151. See also Farmers' institutes.

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ZIMMER, MARY VIRGINIA, 138.