Push Button Operation For Future Farms Seen

MANHATTAN — The day ofjhormones would he applied byjthat is) Yeakley thinks the earth push button agriculture will havejhelicopter spray units, may be used principally as a arrived by the year 2,000, sug-j Remote controlled turbo - jet dwelling place, with agricultural gests an article appearing in _the tractors could be operated from products coming from nearby p! Dccembcr - J957> issll° o£ tllc Kan1the farmhouse, but these are soon planets. This could well open up isas Slatc CollcgR Af ' SUldcnt '> be out-dated by atomic-powered a whole new batch of agricultural problems, including new insects published for!tractors. students in the School of Agricul- For the future 'after 2,000 A.D., new diseases, and new weeds. | lurc l Gary Yeakiey, Iloisinglon ecliHere's wishing you a belltor of the magazine and author ringer of a New Year . . . of the article foresees undcrone that's as cheery and \Stound fccd lo's- PFlcato.r 'rnbright as the gala celebrantion, copto - spraying, selective tion that sets tho stage for rmones, and remote controlled its grand entrance. !t»fbo - jet tractors, among other Tho ricnnrr \ V l l h things. "The Dri-p ( li'nn Mclliod" Advantage of the underground fcedlots is that feed and water L a n D0 ciprilired and air filtered hf> steriiizta, dim uu and purified to eliminate diseases. , Thn C'lfttntni; Ontrr Deep wells to an apparently in4TH AM) POPLAR D I A I , 2-1171 exhaustible supply ot' salt water wol 'M provide irrigation water Utter it had been, run through a Puricalor' "P'"-ipnlnr".1 Selective use of plant hormones i

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