Ducks and geese : standard breeds and management.

Description:

Describes the standard breeds of ducks and geese, and provides instructions for their care and management.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1902
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1902
  • Digitized: December 15, 2008
Description:

Describes the standard breeds of ducks and geese, and provides instructions for their care and management.

Note:

"The illustrations were drawn by the author from original sketches and photographs with the exception of three of the cross-bred geese, which are after the illustrations published by the Rhode Island Experiment Station, and the wild goose, which is after the illustration in Wright's Book of poultry"--p. 2.

Note:

1902 reprint of 1897 edition.

Physical Description:

48 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): waterfowl | anatidae | water birds | poultry breeding | wildlife management
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 64.
Series Title: Bureau of Animal Industry [publication] (United States. Bureau of Animal Industry)
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:64/1-902 x
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6318
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public