Culture of the sugar beet.

Description:

Answers to the most frequently asked questions about growing sugar beets, based on inquiries received by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in the late 19th century. Discusses climate, beet varieties, soil preparation, harvesting, and siloing. Includes detailed descriptions of tools used and the costs involved in beet farming and sugar production.

Creator(s): United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Creation Date: 1891  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Usage:
Total Uses: 116
Past 30 days: 9
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1891
  • Digitized: December 15, 2008
Description:

Answers to the most frequently asked questions about growing sugar beets, based on inquiries received by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in the late 19th century. Discusses climate, beet varieties, soil preparation, harvesting, and siloing. Includes detailed descriptions of tools used and the costs involved in beet farming and sugar production.

Physical Description:

24 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): beta vulgaris | farm tools | sugar production | growing beets
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 3.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 15033359 |
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:3
  • UNTCAT: b3278708 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6342
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public