Beans, peas, and other legumes as food.

Description:

Describes several varieties of beans, peas, and other legumes. Discusses the composition and digestibility of legumes such as beans, peas, lentils, and peanuts. Discusses several different ways to prepare them for use in foods or other products.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: November 15, 1906
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: November 15, 1906
  • Digitized: February 15, 2009
Description:

Describes several varieties of beans, peas, and other legumes. Discusses the composition and digestibility of legumes such as beans, peas, lentils, and peanuts. Discusses several different ways to prepare them for use in foods or other products.

Note:

Revised November 15, 1906.

"Prepared under the supervision of the Office of Experiment Stations."

"Some of the illustrations used are from original drawings, others are adapted from Vilmorin-Andrieux's "Vegetable Garden," and other well-known works"--P. 3.

Includes bibliographical references.

Contents: Introduction -- Geographical distribution -- The bean -- The pea -- The lentil -- The peanut -- Nutritive value of the legumes -- Digestibility of the bean, pea, and lentil -- Extent to which legumes are used in dietaries -- Comparative value of legumes in relation to their cost -- Summary.

Physical Description:

38, ii p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Keyword(s): growing beans | growing legumes | growing peas | vegetable oils | growing peanuts | cooking legumes | food crops
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 121.
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 15322816 |
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:121/3
  • UNTCAT: b3292385 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6428
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public