ffi~ .. ~ ~UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA Department of Agriculture .fi and UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE Sffi~~ ~~Bureau of Agricultural Economics and the ffiSg~~~ ~County Extension Services of Brown, Cottonwood, Faribault, Jackson, Lincoln, Lyon, Martin, Murray, Nobles, Redwood and Watonwan Counties :fi .and the jjfi~ ^Southwest Minnesota Farm Management Association 'i kCooperating . f Annual Report of the Southwestern Minnesota Farm Management Service 1940 - Cooperator: __ ___ __ _ Mimeographed Report No. 121 g' Division of Agricultural Economics University Farm S^Z ' ' a ~St. Paul, Minnesota April 1941 C,2i ea'als Clpe2ls e~ls a ell ~ l isC~es els eb e. 4-2r2 e52s -2s -2- -2s -- -- rl cl el sl ea, clb eb 4 4,stbt 4- eXv 4 eXl ea' Ve1 Rb 4 ea's ea' sG !SBP ~d&G 66G6MmiSG G~t)RhfR R6~G 6i~~ First Annual Report of the Southwest Minnesota Farm Management Service of Brown, Cottonwood, Faribault, Jackson, Lincoln, Lyon, Martin, Murray, Nobles, Redwood,, aad Watonwan Counties .for the Year .1940 Prepared by T. R. Nodland, G. A. Pond, and G. E. Toben Introduction ' ........ .... Summary of Farm Inventories......... Amount of Livestock. . . ... . . Summary of Farm Earnings (Cash Statement)....... Summary of Farm Earnings (Enterprise Statement). . . . Analysis of the Reasons for Differences in'Operatoqr's Earnings Effect of Well Balanced Efficiency on Operator's Earnings... Measures of Farm Organization and Management Efficiency. . Thermometer Chart . ... .. . Dis-tribution of Acres in Farm . . ...... Yield of Crops. Feed Costs and Returns Feed Costs'and Returns Feed Costs and Returns Feed Costs and Returns Feed Costs and Returns Feed Costs and Roeturrns Feed Costs and lReturns Feed Costs and Retirns Feed Costs and Returns Feed Costs and Returns Feed Costs and. Returns Feed Costs'and Returns Feed Costs and Returns from Dairy Coiws . ....... from Other Datiry C-,ttle . from All Dairy Cattle .... f:r-orn .Dual Pu.rpose Cows.... from other Dual Puropose Cattle.