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1919 - Summary Of The Annual Reports Of The Farm Advisors Of California, Circular No. 208 Jul 2016

1919 - Summary Of The Annual Reports Of The Farm Advisors Of California, Circular No. 208

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The report discusses in some detail establishment of the Agricultural extension organization ultimately in every county by the placement of a farm advisor or county agent. In California, the local farm bureau acted as a cooperating agency through which the farm advisor could reach a wide range of activities; i.e., advice from the best farmers in the county as to what could be done and how to do it, ability to reach every community in the county, and provide a plan for organized self-help. The farm advisors coordinated the efforts of Federal, State and local agricultural organizations to encourage ...