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WHEAT CROP OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA. .The Government Gazette gives the returns of the "heat crop of the harvest of 1866-67. The total produce is 6,410,865 bushels, an increase Ho less than 2,823,065 bushels over the previous harvest, the total quantity of land under wheat being "'>331 acres, an increase of 36,723 over the preceding year. „ The average produce per acre has been 14 bushels m"' as against 8 bushels 441b. in the preceding year. The result is that after allowing 1,020,000 bushels at x bushels per head, for the consumption of our own Population of 170,000, and also 715,000 bushels for seed ^vheat (allowing for a probable increase of 30,000 acres ? the quantity of land just cropped) we have a sur- PiUs for export of 4,675,865 bushels of wheat, or 103,908 was of flour. As yet we have not sent away more nan 30,000 tons. The farmers are sending it in slowly, f is only in very exceptional years that we can °pe to send, wheat to England, but just now there 8 a scarcity in Europe, and a plethora in South Aus- tralia.

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