Using 2,4-D safely.

Description:

Describes the chemical broadleaf herbicide 2,4-D, and methods of applying it to prevent damage to farm crops, animals, and humans.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: November 1948
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Usage:
Total Uses: 118
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 1948
  • Digitized: 2009
Description:

Describes the chemical broadleaf herbicide 2,4-D, and methods of applying it to prevent damage to farm crops, animals, and humans.

Note:

"Issued November 1948"--p. [ii].

Contents: What it is -- 2,4-D is potent -- How 2,4-D kills plants -- Forms -- Vapors from 2,4-D -- Effect on weeds and crops -- Methods of applying -- Airplane spraying -- Cleaning spraying equipment -- Protection of valuable plants from injury -- Effect of 2,4-D in the soil -- Effect of 2,4-D on animals and man -- Further research needed.

Physical Description:

10 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): 2,4-D | broadleaf herbicide | weed killer | farm chemicals | weed control
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 2005.
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:
  • OCLC: 15476153 |
  • GOVNO: A 1.9:2005
  • UNTCAT: b3058586 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc9167
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text