Bad kinds of shade trees cannot control, but increase
Conditions under which leaf disease is liable to occur
cases of good soil under good shade trees.
The importance of manure and cultivation with reference
disease. Mr. Graham Anderson’s, Mr. Marshall Ward’s and Mr.
Brooke Mockett’s opinions. The Coorg plant not so liable to be
attacked as the Chick plant.
The Borer insect.
Borer is worst under bad kinds of shade trees, but
controlled by good caste trees.
Conditions favorable to attacks of the Borer.
Reasons for thinking that the usual practice of destroying
bored trees is of little use.
The Borer can only be suppressed by adequate shade.
pellicularia koleroga. Aggravated by want of free circulation
Measures for lessening rot. Importance of meeting
mature leaves on the coffee trees.
Green-bugs. None in Mysore, Receipt for killing
them used on
Much uncleared land available in northern part of Mysore.
The various classes of forest lands.
Much land unsuitable from over heavy rainfall.
Anderson’s return of rainfall. His interesting memorandum.
Elevation of plantations above sea level. With
a few exceptions
not much difference in value of the coffee of various estates.
The especial importance of aspect in Mysore.
The most favourable gradients. Various kinds of soil.
Comparative healthiness of the different coffee districts
Various considerations to be taken into account when
An old established estate may not necessarily be an
The quality of the shade ought largely to affect a
valuation of a
Facilities that should be considered when valuing a property.
Impossible to offer opinion as to value of coffee
facts as regard it are widely known, and the line is opened to
CHAPTER XVI.—HOW TO MAKE AN ESTATE PAY, AND THE ORDER OF THE WORK.
Inferior parts of estates should be thrown out of cultivation.
The losses caused by giving advances.
Advances not so necessary as formerly, as labour rates
Advances to Maistries to bring labour.
Minor sources of loss. The order in which the
should be performed.