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PERSONAL ACTIVITIES RELATIVE TO WORK
AT THE DICKINSON EXPERIMENT STATION

1. CORRESPONDENCE.
A total of thirty-eight (38) letters has been written in response to inquiries directed to the Dickinson Station or in the conduct of business relating to Dickinson Station affairs.

2. RADIO AND TV PROGRAMS.
Radio and TV programs participated in since last November 15 are as follows:

December 9, 1954 Protein content of grass hay.
December 30, 1954 Range Management.
March 4, 1955 - TV Pasture management.
March 7, 1955 - TV Pasture management at Dickinson Experiment Station.
March 10, 1955 - TV - Bismarck Pasture management at Dickinson Station.
April 21, 1955 Spring development of range grasses.
May 5, 1955 Hay quality.
June 2, 1955 Crops Field Day.
June 30, 1955 Spring grazing trial.
July 27, 1955 Hay yields - 1955
August 25, 1955 Nitrogen fertilizer on crested wheat grass.
September 1955 Alfalfa yields.
October 17, 1955 Sweetclover yields.

3. PUBLIC MEETINGS.

Date Meeting Attendance Participation
12-8-54 Livestock Research Roundup 950 15 minutes on crested wheat grass pastures.
12-30-54 Beach adult Farmers class 25 90 min. on grasses & legumes.
2-2-3-55 SCS and County Agents Seminar, Devil Lake & Minot 65 2 hrs. on grasses & legumes.
2-12-55 Little International Livestock & Crops Show --- Judging grass & legume seed.
3-8-55 Valley City Winter Show --- Helped judge grass seed
4-5-55 Conservation Research needs committee 20 Discussion on range management practices.
5-22-55 NDAC Range management class 7 1 hr. native grass.
5-12-55 Station tour for Taylor 5th & 6th graders. 26 15 minutes on grass & legumes.
5-13-55 DSTC Agr. Class Station tour 11 40 min. on grass & legumes.
6-9-55 Conservation class DSTC 45 40 min. on grass & legumes.
6-21-55 Lion Club tour and picnic at Station 50 10 min. on pastures.
6-22-55 Rotary Club tour and picnic at Station

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10 min. on pasture trials.
6-29-55 Crops Field Day Dickinson Station 450 2 hrs. on grass & legumes.
7-14-55 Hettinger Station Field Day 75 Contributed to discussion on grass & legumes.
7-18-55 Kiwanis Club Station tour 20 10 min. on spring pastures.
7-21-55 DSTC Biology Class 75 2 hrs. on grassland agriculture.
9-16-55 Golden Valley County Fair - Beack --- Judging grains & horticulture produce.

4. SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCES.

1-25-28-55 American Society of Range Management, San Jose, Calif. 550 Committee work.
4-12-55 Sigma Xi 23 50 min. talk on plant succession & range management.
5-7-55 N. Dak. Acad. Sci. Grand Forks 35 15 min. paper on leaves, stems & heads in grass hays.
8-1-4-55 Soil Conservation Service Range Mgmt. School, Hazen 20 Participated in discussions.
9-12-13-55 N. Great Plains Section, Am. Soc. Range Mgmt. Dickinson & Mandan 27 2 hr. range work at Dickinson

5. PUBLICATIONS
Whitman, W. C. and H. J. Klosterman. 1955. Leaf, stem and head proportions in grass hays. Proc. N. Dak. Acad. Sci. 9


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