Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4

Volume 6, Number 8

Front Matter


Department of Agriculture, Western Australia



Maintaining the quality of Western Australia's oat harvest
J L. McMullan, J. A. Parish, and C. V. Honner


Early hail marks on apples do not grow out
N H. Shorter and J. C. Rowbotham


Royal Show needlework
O Evans Scott

Editor: E H Lawson

Cover picture: Even the lamb smiled at this ingenious method of weighing newcomers in a stocking rate experiment on the Department of Agriculture’s Avondale Research Station. This is one of many such experiments now in progress throughout the agricultural areas of W.A. A progress report on one series of these trials in the wheatbelt appears on page 454 of this issue.


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