Advice to Forest Planters in the Plains Regions

Description:

"Advice about tree planting to provide a windbreak and a supply of firewood, fence posts, and wood for repairs should be especially valuable to the settler in the Plains region. This bulletin gives advice that will enable him to select the species of trees that will bring the most profitable returns without overburdening him with care. Following the description of each species of tree adapted to the region, the points to be avoided in connection with its planting are summarized in a few concise 'dont's.' Information and advice also are given regarding time for planting, methods of cultivation, pruning, etc." -- p. 2

Creator(s): Smith, Seward Dwight, 1880-
Location(s):
Creation Date: 1917
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1917
Coverage:
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United States - Montana
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United States - Wyoming
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United States - Colorado
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United States - New Mexico
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United States - North Dakota
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United States - South Dakota
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United States - Nebraska
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United States - Kansas
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United States - Oklahoma
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United States - Texas
Description:

"Advice about tree planting to provide a windbreak and a supply of firewood, fence posts, and wood for repairs should be especially valuable to the settler in the Plains region. This bulletin gives advice that will enable him to select the species of trees that will bring the most profitable returns without overburdening him with care. Following the description of each species of tree adapted to the region, the points to be avoided in connection with its planting are summarized in a few concise 'dont's.' Information and advice also are given regarding time for planting, methods of cultivation, pruning, etc." -- p. 2

Note:

"October, 1917." -- title page

Physical Description:

23 p. ; 23 cm.

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Keyword(s): firewood
Contributor(s):
Series Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
Added Title: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture); no. 888
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 15228931 |
  • SUDOC: A 1.9:888
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc96527
Resource Type: Pamphlet
Format: Text