Black and white photograph of a group touring Northwest Experiment Station.

Group touring Northwest Experiment Station

Farmers and local residents were invited to annual visiting days to learn about the latest research.

Black and white aerial view of the Northwest Experiment Station and Northwest School of Agriculture grounds and buildings, 1939.

Aerial view of the Northwest Experiment Station

An aerial view of the Northwest Experiment Station and Northwest School of Agriculture grounds and buildings, 1939.

Black and white photograph of the Northwest Experiment Station and Northwest School of Agriculture grounds and buildings,1910.

View of the Northwest Experiment Station

A view of the Northwest Experiment Station and Northwest School of Agriculture grounds and buildings,1910.

Black and white photograph of Grain Fields at the Northwest Experiment Station.

Grain Fields

Many types of crops were tested in the fields at the Northwest Experiment Station. The sign in this image shows corn, wheat, barley, flax, oats and more.

Black and white photograph of Superintendent Torger Hoverstad at a lesson about what to feed dairy cows during a Farmers Institute lecture.

Learning about animal feeding

Superintendent Torger Hoverstad at a lesson about what to feed dairy cows during a Farmers Institute lecture.

Black and white photograph of a worker using horses to plow the fields at the Northwest Experiment Station, 1912.

Plowing the Fields

Using horses to plow the fields at the Northwest Experiment Station, 1912.

Black and white photograph of the inside of the dairy barn at the Northwest Experiment Station.

Inside the Dairy Barn

A look inside the dairy barn at the Northwest Experiment Station.

Black and white photograph of the entrance sign for the Northwest School of Agriculture and Northwest Experiment Station.

Entrance to the Northwest Experiment Station

The entrance sign for the Northwest School of Agriculture and Northwest Experiment Station.

Black and white photograph of locals attending a meeting at the Northwest Experiment Station.

A Farm Visit

Locals attend a meeting at the Northwest Experiment Station.

Black and white photograph of Northwest Experiment Station’s first superintendent, Torger Hoverstad, standing with one of the Experiment Station horses.

Hoverstad with Station Horse

Northwest Experiment Station’s first superintendent, Torger Hoverstad, standing with one of the Experiment Station horses.

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