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Influence of characters of ear and kernel upon the germination of maize
(University of Missouri, 1912)
of the ear and kernel which have a marked influence upon the yield. This is so universal that we have score cards which set forth the ideal type of ear and give certain values to the different characters. In general, the score cards are alike and all agree...
A study of the physical and chemical properties of the soil as influenced by cowpea culture
(University of Missouri, 1913)
In the past twenty-five years much experimental work has been done with cowpeas, in relation to cultural methods, fertilization, and variety tests, but practically nothing has been written with regard to the direct effect ...
The effect of soil texture, water supply, and nutrient supply upon the root development of maize
(University of Missouri, 1914)
After summarizing previous experiments pertaining to soil texture, water supply, and nutrient supply on various plants, specifically grains, he details his own experiments on these effects on the root development of maize. ...