The Advantage of Planting Heavy Cotton Seed

Description:

Report discussing the importance of using heavy cotton seed and separating it for planting. Experiments have established that heavier seeds more reliably produce better plants. Methods of separating and testing the seeds are discussed, including the equipment necessary for seed separation.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: 1907  
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
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Creator (Author):
Webber, Herbert John, 1865-1946

"Physiologist in Charge and Special Agent, respectively, Plant Breeding Investigations, Bureau of Plant Industry."

Creator (Author):
Boykin, E. B.

"Physiologist in Charge and Special Agent, respectively, Plant Breeding Investigations, Bureau of Plant Industry."

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1907
Description:

Report discussing the importance of using heavy cotton seed and separating it for planting. Experiments have established that heavier seeds more reliably produce better plants. Methods of separating and testing the seeds are discussed, including the equipment necessary for seed separation.

Physical Description:

16 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Techniques for seed separation | equipment used in cotton cultivation
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture); no. 285
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 15074676 |
  • SUDOC: A 1.9:285
  • UNTCAT: b3878591 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc85624
Resource Type: Pamphlet
Format: Text