Tree planting on rural school grounds.

Description:

Discusses the importance of planning for successful Arbor-Day tree plantings on rural school grounds and churchyards. Includes suggested study topics for teachers to use in school lessons.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1901  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Environmental Policy Collection
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Usage:
Total Uses: 83
Past 30 days: 26
Yesterday: 2
Creator (Author):
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1901
  • Digitized: November 2008
Description:

Discusses the importance of planning for successful Arbor-Day tree plantings on rural school grounds and churchyards. Includes suggested study topics for teachers to use in school lessons.

Note:

Contents: Introduction -- Reasons for school-ground planting -- Arbor Day and school-ground planting -- Preliminary arrangements for planting -- What planting to do -- Kinds of trees to plant -- Obtaining the trees -- How to plant the trees -- Why trees die in transplanting -- Care of trees after planting -- Studies for the teacher and school -- Facts about trees.

Physical Description:

38 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): horticulture | arboriculture | gardening | landscaping | tree care | school children | curriculum | rural planning | soil composition | ecology | school gardens | school grounds
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 134.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
Environmental Policy Collection
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 16737576 |
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:134
  • UNTCAT: b3292545 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6306
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public