Caption: Board of Trustees Minutes - 1896
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N H H I L EXPERIMENT STATION.
To the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois. GENTLEMEN:—An examination of the lists given below of articles published in the bulletins issued and of experiments carried on will give a good idea of the work of the Station for the two years ending June 30, 1896.
The number volumes and pamphlets entered upon our accessions catalogue in the library is 4,288. The number of bulletins 2,818.
Eleven bulletins, Nos. 34 to 44, inclusive, and two annual reports have been published. The bulletins contained in all 344 pages. Seventeen thousand copies are printed, and the circulation amounts to 15,500. Two annual reports contained 16 pages each. The bulletins contained articles as follows: Bulletin No. 34, August, 1894, 20 pp. Experiments with Wheat 1893-4. Experiments with Oats, 1894. Bulletin No. 35, August, 1894, 4 pp. The Russian Thistle in Illinois. Bulletin No. 36, August, 1894, 24 pp. Stock Feeding in Illinois. Index to Bulletins 17 to 36. Bulletin No. 37, February, 1895, 24 pp. Corn Experiments, 1894. Bulletin No. 38, March, 1895, 62 pp. Experiments with the Muscardine Disease of the Chinch Bug, and the Trap and Barrier Methods for the Destruction of that Insect. Bulletin No. 39, April, 1895, 32 pp. The Russian Thistle and Some Plants that are Mistaken for it. Bulletin No. 40, April, 1895, 28 pp. Potatoes Experiments of 1892-3-4, with a Statement of some Results Obtained at other Stations. Fungus Diseases of the Potato. An Experiment to Prevent Scab and Leaf Blight of the Potato. Bulletin No. 41, March, 1896, 16 pp. Experiments with Wheat, 1888-1895. Bulletin No. 42, March, 1896, 18 pp. Corn Experiments, 1895. Bulletin No. 43, April, 1896, 28 pp. Composition and Digestibility of Corn Ensilage, Cow Pea Ensilage, Soja Bean Ensilage, and Corn Fodder. Bulletin No. 44, May, 1896, 88 pp. Insect-Injuries to the Seed and Root of Indian Com.