The Journal of the Bureau of Agriculture made its debut on 3 April 1894 and over the intervening century has been published in a variety of styles, reflecting the fashions of the day ,and personal preferences of individual editors .
A brief history of the 'Journal of Agriculture'. WA
CORRECTION: It was wrongly stated that Eric Lawson began the Fourth Series of the Journal of Agriculture in 1960. This series had already begun when Eric became editor in 1961.
Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia
"100 years : the Journal of Agriculture,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 35
, Article 2.
Available at: http://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol35/iss3/2