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The growth of beet-root and manufacture of sugar
Barnard, James (1869) The growth of beet-root and manufacture of sugar. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 32-34.
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I have the pleasure to place at the disposal of the Royal Society a small bag of the seed of the Sugar Beet, of the variety known as the White Silesian, and considered to be the best, which I have procured from Sydney; and although the quantity is small, being only enough to sow an acre and a-half of land, it may prove sufficient for the purpose of experiment. Distribution of this seed should, I suggest, be made, as far as it goes, to such persons as take an interest in the subject, and who would engage to sow a patch of ground and register the results.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||pp. 32-34|
|Collections:||Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Additional Information:||See also Barnard, James (1869) The manufacture of beet sugar in New South Wales. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 30-31.See also- Proceedings for June 1869-pp 23-25|
|Date Deposited:||26 Aug 2012 00:26|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:41|
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