Saltbushes.

Description:

Discusses varieties of foreign and native salt-bushes, how they are grown, and their value as drought-resistant plants for livestock forage.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1900  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
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Total Uses: 60
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1900
  • Digitized: February 15, 2009
Description:

Discusses varieties of foreign and native salt-bushes, how they are grown, and their value as drought-resistant plants for livestock forage.

Note:

Several illustrations are signed: "Baldwin."

Includes bibliographical references.

Contents: General characteristics -- Distribution of seed -- How to sow the seed -- Introduced saltbushes -- American saltbushes -- Composition of the saltbushes -- Food value of the saltbushes -- Miscellaneous alkali plants -- Alkali and alkali soils -- Conclusions.

Physical Description:

20 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): orache | orach | atriplex | soil salination | halophytes | salt | forage | drought-resistant plants | sage | alkaline soil
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 108.
Series Title: Agrostology [publication] (United States. Division of Agrostology.) ; 108.
Alternate Title: Salt-bushes
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 15045428 |
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:108
  • UNTCAT: b3292372 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6435
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public