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CORNWALL. The wheat crop is CHESHIRE.-We find complaints re much beyond an average, and the quaspecting the quantity of the oat, bar- lity of ihe grain is excellent, The
þarley and oat crops are much below SOMERSETSHIRE, -The wheat has an average.
been stacked or brought home. The Devon.—The harvest is got in, and injury done by the partial rains is not the farmer avers tbat for a number of material to the wheat. The lent grain years past the ears of corn have not has improved, but the oats and barley been so productive as in the present. will prove short. Notwithstanding the rain, the crops Sussex. - The weather has been have been well housed; and very little highly favourable to the harvest, which damage has been sustained by the con- enabled the farmers generally to get tinued showers which so frequently up the whole of their wheat in very prevailed. The wheat crops are uni- prime condition, and so much so that versally good. Beans and oats will in many instances it was taken from give a very defective produce, and bar. the field to the barn floors for immediley partially so on light grounds. Tur ate threshing a finer crop never was nips have every where planted well, known. and there is not the least appearance SCOTLAND.Scotlaud appears to be of the fly.
doubly fortunate this year; it is ho, HANTS.—The barley crop, though noured with the presence of the Sovegood in some places, is not generally reign, and has every reason to expect so as the wheat ; tbe number of ricks an abundant harvest. The potatoes of that grain is far greater than ever have a most beautiful appearance. The before known.
crops in Argylesbire never looked betMIDLAND COUNTIES.—These Coun- ter, but they are, at least, fourteen days, ties appear to have suffered some in- later than those around Glasgow. In jary from the rains, which did not fall, the Highlands the crops generally proin the most northern, until the sickle mise well, and on the western coast was about to be put in motion. Some they are excellent. fields of wheat were laid, but not suffi IR ELAND.-The accounts are vari, cient to affect, in any material degree, ous, speculative, and consequently flucthe average crop, which is on all sides tuating. But from there being new declared to be excellent.
grain in all their markets, and that in NORTHERN COUNTIES. Nothing large quantities, we are convinced that can be more gratifying than the ac the harvest is unusually carly; and we counts from these Counties. It is too have a strong proof of its abundance often the case in this division of the in the content and plenty its produce kingdom, that the summer lasts only has already spread in those counties long enough to bring the corn to full where it is the most forward. growth, and then deserts it, subjecting FRUITS.-We never recollect a more the agriculturist to a dreadful loss at plentiful or more early year for fruits the very moment he anticipated a full in general than this has been. The remuneration for his past labours. That wall fruits are extremely fine, and are is happily not the case in the present to be had in all counties, and in all season, for the northern farmers are markets, ip great plenty. Apples will now reaping a noble crop of wheat, be very abundant, and are unusually and there is every probability of their large, probably owing to the profuse closing their labours as prosperously rain with which our orchards have been as they have hitherto carried them fertilized. The quantity of cider ex
pected to be made will be considerable.
(London, August 23.) COTTON.There is little variation vades has been very steady, and though in the Cotton market; the purchases, no general advance in the prices can from the 16th to the 22d inst. inclusive, be stated, yet the market is more firm, exceed 1200 packages, viz -730 Ben- , and the Sugars from 52s. a 57s. bave gal, 5 d. a 60. in bond-70 Surat, 6jd. realized higher rates. a 6 d. ditto - 22 Upland, 8zd. ditto In Refined goods there is no altera350 Pernambuco, iod. á lid. ditto- tion; the quantity at market is quite 63 Para, 8id. a Std. ditto -60 Deme. inconsiderable, and the few buyers have rara, 10 d. a 11d. duty paid.
difficulty in finding the small parcels SUGAR, -The demand for Musco which have been wanted during the