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M.OUNT Somers Jjime, AGRICULTURAL LIME. j 15i per ton at Kl'n 16s per ton m Railway<trnokf • | RAILAGE TO— Weiterfield, 2s 5d Tinwald, 3s 5d Ashburton, 34 0 1 Obertsoy, 6) 2 ) Rikaln, 5s 10d WinuloiT, 4s(^ Hinds, 4» 11C. TESTIMONIALS. Mount SomaM, Maroh 12th, 1889. B. F. Wright, Esq., t Dear Sir,— ln reply to your enquires r« lime, on a pleoe of land In oats this season, I spread 25 owt to the aore. The difforenoe was v.ry marked. I estl* mate the inoreaee at 10 buqhefs per aore, and expeot a substantial inoreane on portion limed for several years, 1 also limed a strip m a paddock sown with turnips, with about the aamo quantity of lime per aore, and the difference is even more marked thao m the pleoe sown with oata' —Yours Faithfully, John Hood Sprloßburn May lat, 1889, To E, F. Wright, Esq. Fib,— ln reply to yours of the 28th I have used your lime on lea land and land for turnips and tbe result is so satisfactory m both oases I will use your lime largely this year. Yeura Truly, A. M. MoFarlawe, To E. F. Weight, Esq., Mount Somers. Deat Sir,— ln reply to your enquiries about lime for top-dressing I beg to say I used about 25 owt. to the aore laat spring at Buooleuoh with very great sue oeii, and intend going largely into it fot the future. In my opinion it Is the belt manure one osn use oo dry land. Yours frlthfully, H. T. WiNxm. BIVERSDALE. Mzlion, May 16th, 1889* Mr Wbight, Dear Sir,— l am lo reoolpt of yours of the llth, re lime, and beg to ■*? th»t I have used a good deal of It the laat few years, and have got very good reaulta from Its use for both oats and wheat, I cropped the land the first year with turnips, and dressed part of It with fog tons of small lime to the aore, part with stook-yard manure, and part with 4owt Maldon Guano per aore. Next cropped With oats and barley, and hid 70 bushels of barley and 90 buahels of oats to the aore ; It was laid down one year and then put In wheat and gave 40 bushels to the •ore. I thoroughly believe we could not got anything like the orops we do If It were, not for the lime. This year I booght another property, and I intend to use 600 tons. I get it at Mtlbutn Lime Kilns. Tbtsasme faim I bought about ten years ago, the party that had |t put on a few loads of the emaU lime, ana it shows as dfstlnotly as poislble; 60 bushels was about the highest I ever got of oata until I osed the lime. Tonts truly, H. Dumr. F. WRIGHT, WILLIAMS and BLAND, HIIIIAMS £ BUND, HOLD WEEKLY &ALES OF HORBEB, PIGS, CATTLE, PBODUOE, FURNITURE, Ao , EYEJIY SATURDAY. LIVE STOCK SALES, Every TUESDAY at Tinwald and Ash burton Yards alternately. CLEARING SALES TOWN akh COUNTRY, I According to Arrangement. TTT3I will also attend Rakaia, Oherteey, ? V Mount Somers and Methven SALBB. skinlales. FORTNIGHTLY on FRIDAYS throughout the Ssaion, on the following datej,— May 31st, Jnne 14th and 28th, July 12th md 26 th. FOE SALE, Town Seotlom 1003, 1004 with 7* Roomed House and Stable thereon; Prloa, low ; Terms very liberal. A Farm of 1000 Acreo, fenoed aud nearly all In English Grass, wejl watered, with 7~R>°med House, Luge Stable and Granary ; Terms, small oath deposit, Balatiae on Mortgage at Q$ per cent, I D.F. PLOUGH i filet 4-Loaf HARROWS 2Amerioan WAGGONS, one with Pole and Shaft* 8 Reapers and Binders by Horoiby Howard and MoOormiok 1 DRILL with Seed box attached X (NEW) MIME OAMARD DE&WENI POTATOES. WILLIAMS & BLAND. AUCTIONEERS. 4HBB

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 4, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2147, 13 June 1889

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 4 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2147, 13 June 1889