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John Julian Hooper

John Julian Hooper, American newspaper publisher. Fellow A.A. A.S.; Member American Genetics Association, American Society Animal Production, American Dairy Science Association (chairman dairy husbandry section, 1923), American Poultry Association, Grange.; Member Alpha Gamma Rho.; Club: Rotary.*.

Background

  • Hooper, John Julian was born on March 16, 1883 in Colorado, Mitchell County, Texas, United States. Son of John Randolph and Julia Emma (Felker) Hooper.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Agricultural and Mech. College, Texas, 1901. Master of Science in Agriculture, Iowa State College, 1907.

      Unmarried. In employ live stock department Biltmore Estate, Asheville, North Carolina, 1904. Assistant professor agriculture, 1906-1909, State College of Kentucky. Professor animal husbandry and dairying, 1909-1927, University of Kentucky, and dairy husbandman of Kentucky Experiment Station, 1912-1927.

      Public The Review, Hayward, California, 1931-1944. Investigated live stock conditions in Europe, 1912. Director Breeding Bureau Kentucky State Racing Commission, 1914-1919, and official at State and Blue-grass fairs in Kentucky, 1912-1927.

      Judge at live stock shows. Official judge American Holstein-Friesian Association. Lecturer at farmers’ insts.

    Career

    • Assistant professor agr. Director Breeding Bureau Ky.

    Membership

    Fellow A.A. A.S.; Member American Genetics Association, American Society Animal Production, American Dairy Science Association (chairman dairy husbandry section, 1923), American Poultry Association, Grange. Member Alpha Gamma Rho. Club: Rotary.*.

    Connections

    • father: John Randolph Hooper
    • mother: Julia Emma (Felker) Hooper
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