Hybrid Seed Corn

Charles Shuman>UIS Collection S>UIS Collection S, Segment 13

Hybrid Seed Corn,

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Started a hybrid seed corn, mostly for own and neighbors' use. When elected to the presidency of the Illinois Agricultural Association, a full-time job, he had to rethink management of his farm. He quit the seed business because he saw that only the big operators would survive.