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I M.OUNT OOMKRB IjIME, AGRICULTURAL LIME. 15i per ton at Klin 16s per ton In Rail way [trucks. RAILAGE TO— WesterneM, 2i Dd Tinwald, 3s 5d Athburton, 3s 91 Obertsey, 6s 21 Rsk.l., 09 lQd Winslow, 4s ?d Hinds, 4s IM. TESTIMONIALS, Mount Somers, Maroh 12th, 1889. E. F. Wright, Esq., \ Dear Sir,— ln reply to your enquiries rs i j fme, on a pieoe of land m oats this f eeaeon, I spread 26 cwt to the aore. • The difference was very marked. I estl--1 mate the increase at 10 bushels per aore, I aud expect a substantial increase on portion limed for several years. 1 also limed a strip In a paddock sown with turnips, I with about the same quantity of lime per , aore, and the difference is even more , marked than m the piece sown with oats* , —Yours Faithfully, 1 John Hood -, -. « Springburn Maj lit, 1889. ' To E. F. Wright, Esq, 1 If ib,— ln reply to yours of the 28th I have used your lime on lea land and ' land for turnips and the result la so satisfactory In both oases I will use yonr ; lime largely this year. Yeurs Truly, ;. A. M. MoFabkame, ToE, F.'WBionT.Es^, Mount Somers. Dear Sir,— ln reply to your enquiries about lime for top-dresslne I beg? to say 1 used about 25 cwt. tothe aore last spring at Buocleuoh with very great suo oess, and Intend going largely Into It for the future. In my opinion hls tbe best manure one oan nse on dry land. Youn frithfolly, H* T. WiKTMt*BIVERBDALE. i Miltok, May 15th, 1889. Ma Wright, Dear Sir,— l am m reoelpt of yours of the 11th, r« lime, and beg to say that I have used a good deal of It the last few years, and have got very good results frpm Its use for both oats and wheat, I cropped the land the firat year with turnips, and dressed part of It with fog tons of small lime to tbe aore, part with ■teok-yard manure, and part with 4owt Maldon Guano per acre. Next cropped with oats and barley, and had 70 bushels rf barley and 80 bushels of oats to the aora ; It was laid, down one year and then put In whsat and gave 40 bushels to the •ore. I thoroughly believe we oould not 'get anything like the crops we do If It were not for tbe lime. This yesr I bought another property, and I Intend to use 500 tons. I get It at Mllburn Lime Kilns. This same /aim I bought about ten years ago, the party that had lt put on a few loads of the small lime, and It show, as deitlnotly as poiiiblej 60 bushels was about the highest I ever got of oats until I used the lime, '^oara truly, H. Dumr. V. WRIGHT, WILLIAMS and BLAND. 11HAMS k BUM HOLD WEEKLY SALES O? HORSES, PIGS, OATTLE, PBODTJOE, FUBNITUBE, Ao , EVERY SATURDAY. LIVE STOCK SALES, Every TUESDAY at Tlnwald and Ash burton Yards alternately. l: — — CLEARING SALES TOWN Awn OOUNTRY, • AcpQtdlpg to Arrangement. WE will also attend Rakaia, Chertsey, Mount domers and Methven SALES. SKIN"iALES, FORTNIGHTLY on FRIDAYS throughout the Season, on the following dates,—May 31st, June 14th and 28th, July 12 h and 28th. FOR SALE, Town Stations 1003, 1004 with 7Roomed House and Stable thereon; Prioe, low ; Terms very liberal. A Farm of 1900 Aores, fenoed and nearly all m English Grass, well watered, with f Roomed House, Large Stable and Granary 3 Terms, small oaih deposit, Balance on Mortgage st 6& per cent, I D.F. PLOUGH I Set 4-Leaf HARROWS 2 American WAGGONS, one with Pole and Shafts 8 Reapers and Binders by Hointby Howard aud MoOormlok t DRILL with Seed box attsohed X (NEW) PRIME OAMARQ DERWENI POTATOES. 1 WILLIAMS & BLAND, AUCTIONEERS, 4+lßß "' ' '

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2152, 19 June 1889

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