W.T. Ford, driver for Rigsby's Feed & Seed Company ready to distribute four hundred pounds per acre of 6-12-12 fertilizer and thirty pounds fescue per acre. Field will be used for recreation and is a TAP project in cooperation with Lion's Club, County and DeKalb telephone company. Seed and fertilizer donated by Rigsby's Feed & Seed and Farmer's Co-op. Seedbed preparation by county owned equipment.
One in a series of photographs of agricultural activities in Cannon County, TN that were taken by W.L. Clement, District Conservationist for the U.S. Soil Conservation Service, and his assistants between the mid-1940s and mid-1970s.
People in Photograph
Photographs of W.L. Clement, U.S. Soil Conservation Service
Cannon County (Tenn.)
Soil Conservation District or Watershed
TN-SCD-19; Stones River
Approx. 4" x 4.5"
Publication of the United States government. Not copyrighted
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May be freely reproduced. Please credit the original photograph to: United States Soil Conservation Service. Credit the source of the digital item to: Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University.
Digital Initiatives, James E. Walker Library, Middle Tennessee State University