Poultry raising on the farm.

Description:

A guide for the poultry breeder. Discusses bird varieties, care and housing, feeding, and the advantages of farm poultry raising.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1901  
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: 1901
  • Digitized: February 15, 2009
Description:

A guide for the poultry breeder. Discusses bird varieties, care and housing, feeding, and the advantages of farm poultry raising.

Note:

Reprint from the Seventeenth annual report of the Bureau of Animal Industry.

Contents: Introductory -- The kind of fowls to keep -- Improvement of breeds -- Care of fowls -- Popular varieties -- Poultry houses -- Poultry coops -- Feed troughs and drinking fountains -- Ranging of fowls -- Colonies -- Poultry in combination with specialties in farming.

Physical Description:

16 p. : ill., plans ; 23 cm.

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Keyword(s): fowl | poultry house | raising poultry | chickens | ducks | turkeys | nutrition
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 141.
Series Title: Bureau of Animal Industry [publication] (United States. Bureau of Animal Industry) ; 177.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 15129076 |
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:141
  • UNTCAT: b3292552 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6414
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public