Drainage of farm lands.

Description:

Discusses soil texture, natural and artificial soil drainage, and implementation of drainage practices.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1908  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Usage:
Total Uses: 53
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1908
  • Digitized: March 30, 2009
Description:

Discusses soil texture, natural and artificial soil drainage, and implementation of drainage practices.

Note:

1908 reprint of 1904 edition.

Contents: Introduction -- Nature of a drained soil -- The mechanical make-up of soils -- Natural and artificial drainage -- Surface drainage and underdrainage -- Open drains -- Underdrainage -- Cooperation in drainage work -- Drainage of irrigated lands.

Physical Description:

40, ii p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

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Keyword(s): rural planning | water management | water supplies | irrigation | agricultural planning | wetlands | surplus water | erosion | soil conservation | soil improvement | soil texture
Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 187.
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:
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:187/908 x
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6447
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public