Marketing live stock.

Description:

A guide to buying and selling practices in livestock markets, domestic and foreign. Includes an overview of stock transport methods.

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: 2009
Description:

A guide to buying and selling practices in livestock markets, domestic and foreign. Includes an overview of stock transport methods.

Note:

1906 reprint of first edition (1903).

Includes bibliographical references.

Contents: Introduction -- Buying and selling in country districts -- Periodical auction sales -- Rules and methods in Chicago horse market -- Prominent metropolitan markets -- Inspection of stock -- The abattoir and packing house -- The market classification of livestock -- Shipment of stock by railway -- The export trade.

Physical Description:

40 p. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): horses | mules | cattle | sheep | hogs | animal husbandry | stock yards | animal markets | domesticated animals | livestock markets | shipping livestock | transporting livestock | selling livestock
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 184.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:184/1-906 x
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc6449
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public