The principal insects affecting the tobacco plant.

Description:

Describes various insect pests affecting tobacco crops. Also warns of possible future risks from foreign insects.

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

Describes various insect pests affecting tobacco crops. Also warns of possible future risks from foreign insects.

Note:

Illustrations on p. 8-9 are signed: "O. Heideman" [sic].

Includes bibliographical references.

Introduction -- The tobacco flea-beetle -- The tobacco horn worms, or hornblowers -- The bud worms -- The new tobaco bug, or "suck fly" -- Other sucking bugs -- The tobacco leaf-miner, or "split worm" -- Cutworms -- Other tobacco leaf-feeders -- The cigarette beetle -- Other insects injuring dried tobacco -- Foreign tobacco insects which have not yet reached the United States -- Conclusions.

1906 reprint of 1900 edition.

Physical Description:

32 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Keyword(s): nicotiana | tobacco pests | pest control | growing tobacco | tobacco farming | pesticides | tobacco flea-beetle | tobacco horn worm | bud worm | tobacco bug | tobacco leaf-miner | cutworms | cigarette beetle | invasive species
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 120.
Series Title: Tobacco [publication] (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; 12.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:120/1-906 x
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6429
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public