This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V24", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
A correspondent kindly suggests that he would be glad to communicate some interesting facts to our magazine, only that he fears he should thereby annoy some agricultural journals, who think he should " give all his work to them." Always glad of favors, we may say it never annoys us to have our friends lend these a helping hand. Agriculture is the parent of Horticulture, and a high class horticultural magazine would find poor encouragement did not the agricultural go in advance and pave the way for it.