Excerpt from The Gardeners' Chronicle and Agricultural Gazette for 1851 It will not be out of place if we mention another source of profit or loss, as the case may be, in the cultivation of a farm - we refer to the amount of capital employed. If the moneys employed are too little to meet all the requirements without a pres sure, that pressure will oblige the farmer to neglect his culture, or to force sales at a great disadvantage, or perhaps do that which is more ruinous still, viz., borrow money at a rate of interest, perhaps greater, With the expenses attending it, than the average profits of the farm when, on the other hand, if he employs a larger capital than is necessary, that very capital becomes a clog, as the land must be. Charged for the interest of the capital employed, and if nothing worse is the resuAbout the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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