You limited your search to:

 Decade: 1890-1899
 Collection: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Culture of the sugar beet.

Culture of the sugar beet.

Date: 1891
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Answers to the most frequently asked questions about growing sugar beets, based on inquiries received by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in the late 19th century. Discusses climate, beet varieties, soil preparation, harvesting, and siloing. Includes detailed descriptions of tools used and the costs involved in beet farming and sugar production.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Fungous diseases of the grape and their treatment.

Fungous diseases of the grape and their treatment.

Date: 1891
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses four of the most destructive fungous disease affecting grapes, and methods for control.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Milk fermentations and their relations to dairying.

Milk fermentations and their relations to dairying.

Date: 1892
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Describes various processes by which milk is fermented. Includes discussions of butter-making and cheesemaking.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Results of experiments with inoculation for the prevention of hog cholera.

Results of experiments with inoculation for the prevention of hog cholera.

Date: 1892
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Presents results of experiments conducted between 1886 and 1892, demonstrating that no successful inoculation exists for hog cholera. Warns farmers about misinformation regarding the effectiveness of hog cholera inoculations.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Spraying fruits for insect pests and fungous diseases : with a special consideration of the subject in its relation to the public health.

Spraying fruits for insect pests and fungous diseases : with a special consideration of the subject in its relation to the public health.

Date: 1892
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses the use of insecticidal and fungicidal sprays on fruit, and its public health implications.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Tobacco: instructions for its cultivation and curing.

Tobacco: instructions for its cultivation and curing.

Date: 1892
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A concise guide to tobacco farming and curing.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Treatment of smuts of oats and wheat.

Treatment of smuts of oats and wheat.

Date: 1892
Creator: Swingle, Walter T. (Walter Tennyson), 1871-1952
Description: Describes the different types of smuts affecting oats and wheat, and methods for their control.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The rape plant: its history, culture, and uses.

The rape plant: its history, culture, and uses.

Date: 1893
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes the history, culture, and uses of the rape plant. Discusses the need for increased production of the plant in the United States.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Cranberry culture.

Cranberry culture.

Date: 1894
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to cranberry culture, including soil selection and preparation, planting, draining, flooding, fertilizing, and pest and disease control.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Some destructive potato diseases : what they are and how to prevent them.

Some destructive potato diseases : what they are and how to prevent them.

Date: 1894
Creator: Galloway, B. T.
Description: Describes methods of identification and control of three fungous diseases affecting the Irish potato: blight (downy mildew), Macrosporium disease, and potato scab.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Fertilizers for cotton.

Fertilizers for cotton.

Date: 1895
Creator: McBryde, J. M.
Description: Presents the results of experiments conducted on the farms of the South Carolina Experiment Station and provides recommendations for preventing excessive or wasteful use of commercial fertilizers in cotton farming.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Flax for seed and fiber in the United States.

Flax for seed and fiber in the United States.

Date: 1895
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes recommended practices for growing flax for both seed and fiber, with emphasis on improving the production and use of flax straw for fiber.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Grape diseases on the Pacific Coast.

Grape diseases on the Pacific Coast.

Date: 1895
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes three major diseases affecting grapes in California and other Pacific Coast states, and ways to prevent them.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Potato culture.

Potato culture.

Date: 1896
Creator: Duggar, J. F. (John Frederick), 1868-
Description: Describes best practices for growing and cultivating potatoes.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Spraying for fruit diseases.

Spraying for fruit diseases.

Date: 1896
Creator: Galloway, B. T.
Description: Describes fungous diseases of grapes, apples, pears, quince, cherries, and plums. Includes recipes for fungicides and descriptions of spraying equipment used for treatment.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Cotton seed and its products.

Cotton seed and its products.

Date: June 1896
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses cottonseed and its uses. Describes methods of manufacturing cottonseed products.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Butter making on the farm.

Butter making on the farm.

Date: 1897
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes the steps used to make butter on the farm, including creaming, churning, coloring, salting, and working the butter.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
How to grow mushrooms.

How to grow mushrooms.

Date: 1897
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to growing mushrooms, with instructions for sorting and packing for shipment.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The manuring of cotton.

The manuring of cotton.

Date: 1897
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes experiments in manuring cotton, the yield and profit of cotton crops when properly fertilized, and best practices in fertilizer application.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Marketing farm produce.

Marketing farm produce.

Date: 1897
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Practical suggestions for packing, shipping, and selling farm products. Includes specific instructions for butter, eggs, poultry, game, meats, potatoes, fruits, vegetables, and honey.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Sorghum as a forage crop.

Sorghum as a forage crop.

Date: 1897
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes methods of sorghum culture and discusses its use as a forage crop.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The black rot of the cabbage.

The black rot of the cabbage.

Date: 1898
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes the black rot disease of cabbage, sources of infection, and suggestions for its prevention.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Forestry for farmers.

Forestry for farmers.

Date: 1898
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to planting and maintaining small timber tracts or wood lots on farmlands.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The grain smuts : how they are caused and how to prevent them.

The grain smuts : how they are caused and how to prevent them.

Date: 1898
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses the types of smut that affect cereal crops. Provides instructions for treating seed to increase crop production.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
FIRST PREV 1 2 NEXT LAST