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1 stal ion
Cattle--84 cows 2,668 80 cows and 46 calves 3,700
Carriages 229 229
Harness 407 300
Implements 1,810 800
Pigs 125 Pigs and 29 young 350
Poultry 20 33 chickens 40
Furniture 495 400
Profit and Losses 10,681
Oats 2,500 bushels at 50 cents 1,250
Hay 400 tons at 5 dol ars 2,000
Potatoes 1,000 bushels at 1 dollar 1,000
Wire Fence 500
N.B.--The profit and loss comprises the wages to labourers and cost of living of both masters and men.
This estimate is given after two years' farming.
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