The $100 Prize Essay on the Cultivation of the Potato. Prize offered by W. T. Wylie and awarded to D. H. Compton. How to Cook the Potato, Furnished by Prof. Blot.
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The $100 Prize Essay on the Cultivation of the Potato. Prize offered by W. T. Wylie and awarded to D. H. Compton. How to Cook the Potato, Furnished by Prof. Blot.

By D. A. Compton
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  • The Project Gutenberg eBook, The $100 Prize Essay on the Cultivation of the Potato; and How to Cook the Potato, by D. H. Compton and Pierre Blot
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  • THE $100. PRIZE ESSAY ON THE CULTIVATION OF THE POTATO.
    • Prize offered by W. T. Wylie and awarded to D. H. Compton.
    • HOW TO COOK THE POTATO,
      • Furnished by Prof. BLOT.
        • ILLUSTRATED. PRICE, 25 CENTS.
      • ILLUSTRATED. PRICE, 25 CENTS.
      • CONTENTS
    • Furnished by Prof. BLOT.
      • ILLUSTRATED. PRICE, 25 CENTS.
    • ILLUSTRATED. PRICE, 25 CENTS.
    • CONTENTS
    • PRIZE ESSAY
      • ON THE
      • POTATO AND ITS CULTIVATION.
      • $100.
    • ON THE
    • POTATO AND ITS CULTIVATION.
    • $100.
    • POTATO CULTURE.
      • SOIL REQUIRED—ITS PREPARATION.
        • GENERAL REMARKS ON MANURING WITH GREEN CROPS.
        • VARIETIES.
        • INFLUENCE OF SOIL ON SEEDLINGS.
        • HOW TO CROSS VARIETIES.
        • SMOOTH VS. ROUGH POTATOES.
        • CUT AND UNCUT SEED.
        • PLANTING AND MANURING.
        • CULTIVATION.
        • PLASTER.
        • THE POTATO-ROT—ITS CAUSE
        • REMEDY FOR THE POTATO-ROT.
        • DIGGING AND STORING
        • INSECTS INJURIOUS TO THE POTATO.
        • GENERAL REMARKS ON INSECTS.
        • VALUE OF THE POTATO AS CATTLE FOOD.
      • GENERAL REMARKS ON MANURING WITH GREEN CROPS.
      • VARIETIES.
      • INFLUENCE OF SOIL ON SEEDLINGS.
      • HOW TO CROSS VARIETIES.
      • SMOOTH VS. ROUGH POTATOES.
      • CUT AND UNCUT SEED.
      • PLANTING AND MANURING.
      • CULTIVATION.
      • PLASTER.
      • THE POTATO-ROT—ITS CAUSE
      • REMEDY FOR THE POTATO-ROT.
      • DIGGING AND STORING
      • INSECTS INJURIOUS TO THE POTATO.
      • GENERAL REMARKS ON INSECTS.
      • VALUE OF THE POTATO AS CATTLE FOOD.
    • SOIL REQUIRED—ITS PREPARATION.
      • GENERAL REMARKS ON MANURING WITH GREEN CROPS.
      • VARIETIES.
      • INFLUENCE OF SOIL ON SEEDLINGS.
      • HOW TO CROSS VARIETIES.
      • SMOOTH VS. ROUGH POTATOES.
      • CUT AND UNCUT SEED.
      • PLANTING AND MANURING.
      • CULTIVATION.
      • PLASTER.
      • THE POTATO-ROT—ITS CAUSE
      • REMEDY FOR THE POTATO-ROT.
      • DIGGING AND STORING
      • INSECTS INJURIOUS TO THE POTATO.
      • GENERAL REMARKS ON INSECTS.
      • VALUE OF THE POTATO AS CATTLE FOOD.
    • GENERAL REMARKS ON MANURING WITH GREEN CROPS.
    • VARIETIES.
    • INFLUENCE OF SOIL ON SEEDLINGS.
    • HOW TO CROSS VARIETIES.
    • SMOOTH VS. ROUGH POTATOES.
    • CUT AND UNCUT SEED.
    • PLANTING AND MANURING.
    • CULTIVATION.
    • PLASTER.
    • THE POTATO-ROT—ITS CAUSE
    • REMEDY FOR THE POTATO-ROT.
    • DIGGING AND STORING
    • INSECTS INJURIOUS TO THE POTATO.
    • GENERAL REMARKS ON INSECTS.
    • VALUE OF THE POTATO AS CATTLE FOOD.
    • HOW TO COOK THE POTATO.
      • FURNISHED BY
      • PROF. PIERRE BLOT, OF BROOKLYN.
    • FURNISHED BY
    • PROF. PIERRE BLOT, OF BROOKLYN.
    • THE POTATO:
      • ILLUSTRATIONS AND DESCRIPTIONS.
        • Excelsior.
        • AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE OF PENNSYLVANIA.
        • LIKE WEIGHTS OF SEED UPON EQUAL AREAS OF GROUND.
        • Massasoit.
        • Bresee's Peerless, or No. 6.
        • TABLE OF EXPERIMENTS.
        • Try it and Report Results.
        • Brezee's King of the Earlies.
        • THE EARLY MOHAWK POTATO.
        • Brezee's Prolific.
        • THE GLEASON.
        • Willard.
        • THE EARLY ROSE.
        • Early Goodrich.
        • HARISON.
        • CLIMAX.
        • Early Prince.
      • Excelsior.
      • AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE OF PENNSYLVANIA.
      • LIKE WEIGHTS OF SEED UPON EQUAL AREAS OF GROUND.
      • Massasoit.
      • Bresee's Peerless, or No. 6.
      • TABLE OF EXPERIMENTS.
      • Try it and Report Results.
      • Brezee's King of the Earlies.
      • THE EARLY MOHAWK POTATO.
      • Brezee's Prolific.
      • THE GLEASON.
      • Willard.
      • THE EARLY ROSE.
      • Early Goodrich.
      • HARISON.
      • CLIMAX.
      • Early Prince.
      • ESTABLISHED IN 1842.
      • A Good, Cheap, and very Valuable Paper for Every Man, Woman, and Child
        • IN CITY, VILLAGE, AND COUNTRY.
        • THE
      • IN CITY, VILLAGE, AND COUNTRY.
      • THE
    • ILLUSTRATIONS AND DESCRIPTIONS.
      • Excelsior.
      • AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE OF PENNSYLVANIA.
      • LIKE WEIGHTS OF SEED UPON EQUAL AREAS OF GROUND.
      • Massasoit.
      • Bresee's Peerless, or No. 6.
      • TABLE OF EXPERIMENTS.
      • Try it and Report Results.
      • Brezee's King of the Earlies.
      • THE EARLY MOHAWK POTATO.
      • Brezee's Prolific.
      • THE GLEASON.
      • Willard.
      • THE EARLY ROSE.
      • Early Goodrich.
      • HARISON.
      • CLIMAX.
      • Early Prince.
    • Excelsior.
    • AGRICULTURAL COLLEGE OF PENNSYLVANIA.
    • LIKE WEIGHTS OF SEED UPON EQUAL AREAS OF GROUND.
    • Massasoit.
    • Bresee's Peerless, or No. 6.
    • TABLE OF EXPERIMENTS.
    • Try it and Report Results.
    • Brezee's King of the Earlies.
    • THE EARLY MOHAWK POTATO.
    • Brezee's Prolific.
    • THE GLEASON.
    • Willard.
    • THE EARLY ROSE.
    • Early Goodrich.
    • HARISON.
    • CLIMAX.
    • Early Prince.
    • ESTABLISHED IN 1842.
    • A Good, Cheap, and very Valuable Paper for Every Man, Woman, and Child
      • IN CITY, VILLAGE, AND COUNTRY.
      • THE
    • IN CITY, VILLAGE, AND COUNTRY.
    • THE
    • AMERICAN AGRICULTURIST,
      • FOR THE
      • Farm, Garden, and Household,
        • TERMS—English Edition.
      • TERMS—English Edition.
    • FOR THE
    • Farm, Garden, and Household,
      • TERMS—English Edition.
    • TERMS—English Edition.
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