The Angora goat.

Description:

A guide to the care and housing of Angora goat herds. Includes a description of the goat and its uses.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1901
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Usage:
Total Uses: 289
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1901
  • Digitized: February 15, 2009
Description:

A guide to the care and housing of Angora goat herds. Includes a description of the goat and its uses.

Note:

A condensation of B.A.I. bulletin no. 27, "Information concerning the Angora goat" (Jan. 1901).

Contents: Introduction into the United States -- Description of the Angora goat -- Names of the sexes and the flesh -- The uses of Angora goats -- Localities adapted to Angora raising -- The care of Angora goats -- The building up and management of a flock of Angora goats -- Shearing and shedding -- Diseases and other enemies -- Production of mohair -- Tariff -- Registration associations.

Physical Description:

48 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): goats | fleece | animal husbandry | livestock | raising goats | goat shearing
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 137.
Series Title: Bureau of Animal Industry [publication] (United States. Bureau of Animal Industry) ; 166.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 15322834 |
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:137
  • UNTCAT: b3292548 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6418
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public