Mount oomers Ijime. agricultural limb. 15' per ton at Kl'n 16s per ton In Railway truoks. RAILAGE TO— Westerfield, 2s 5d Tinwald, 3s bi Aehburton, 3a 9 1 Ohertsey, 6) 2 1 Rakaia, 53 lOd Winslow, 4a 34 , Hinds, 4s Ui\ j TESTIMONIALS. Monnt Somers, Marob 12th, 1889. E. F. Wbioht, Esq., < Dear Sir,— ln reply to your enquiries re lime, on a piece of land m oats this season, I spread 25 cwt to the acre. The difference was very marked. I estimate tho increase at 10 bushels per aore, and expeot a substantial inorease ou portion limed for several years. 1 also limed a strip In a paddock sown with turnips, with abont the same quantity of lime per aore, and the difference is even more marked than m the piece sown with oats* — Youre Faithfully, John Hood Sprlngburn May Ist, 1889, To E. F. Wuro_tr, Esq, Sir,— lo reply to yoors of the 28th I have used your lime on lea land and land for turnips aud the result Is so satisfactory m both oases I will nse yonr lime largely this year. Yenrs Tratyj A. M. MoFablanb. To E. F. Wbioht. Esq , Mount Somers. Dear Sir,- In reply to your enquiries about lime for top-dressing I beg to say I used about 25 owfc. tothe aore last spring at Baoaleaoh with very great sue a «, and Intend going largely into; It for the futare. In my opinion It Is tht> belt manure one oan use on dry land. Yours frlthfully, H. T. Warn, RIVERSDALE. Milton, May 15th, 1889. Mb Wbioht, Dear Sir,— l am In receipt of yours of the 11th, re lime, and beg to say that I have used a good deal of It the last few years, and have got very good results from Its use for both oats and wheat, I oropped the land the first year with turnips, and dressed part of It with fo 5 tons of small lime to tbe aore, part with stock-yard manure, and part with 4owt Maldon Guano per acre. Next cropped with oats aod barley, and had 70 bushels ct barley and 90 bushels of oats to the acre ; It was laid down one year and then put In wheat and gave 40 bushels to the aore. I thoroughly believe we oould not get anything like the orops we do If It were not for the Hme. This yesr I bought another property, and I Intend to use 600 tons. I get it at Mllburn Lime Kilns. This same faim I bought abont ten years ago, the party tbat had It put on a few loads of the email lime, and it shows as dostlnotly as possible; 00 bushels was about tho highest I ever got of Oats until I used the Urns. Yours t.nly, H. Vtnttt. F. WRIGHT, |MWw«a«^P»»waa«MMMMMMaMsawaw»-a WILLIAMS and BLAND. TOIAMS & BUND. HOLD WEEKLY SALES OF HORSES, PIGS, CATTLE, PRODUCE, FURNITURE, &o , EVERY SATURDAY. LIVE STOCK SALES, Every TUESDAY at Tinwald and Ash burton Yards alternately. CLEARING SALES TOWN ahd COUNTRY, Aooording to Arrangement. WE will also attend Rakaia, Ohertsey, Mount Somen and Methven SALES. skinlales. FORTNIGHTLY on FRIDAYS throughout the Besson, on the following dates,— May 31st, June 14tb and 28tb, July 19th and 26th, FOR SALE, Town Seotlom 1003, 1004 with 7Roomed House aud Stable thereon; Prloe, low ; Terms very liberal. A Farm of 1900 Aores, fenced and nearly all In Eoffllsh Grass, well watered, with 7- Roomed House, Large Stable and Granary ; Terms, small cash deposit, Balance on Mortgage at 6$ per oent, | D.F. PLOUGH -| Set 4*Lesf HARROWS 2 Amerioan WAGGONS, one with Pole and Shafts 8 Reapers aud Binders ty Hornsby Howard and MoOormlok -j DRILL with Seed box attsohed X (NEW) \ PRIME OAMARD DERWENI POTATOES. i WILLIAMS & BLAND, [ AUCTIONEERS. ! 4UBB i r !
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Page 3 Advertisements Column 4, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2149, 15 June 1889
Page 3 Advertisements Column 4 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2149, 15 June 1889
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