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  Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
 Decade: 1940-1949
 Year: 1940
 Serial/Series Title: Leaflet (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
Blueberries.

Blueberries.

Date: October 1940
Creator: Darrow, George M. (George McMillan), 1889-
Description: Discusses aspects of blueberry production in the United States from planting through harvesting and marketing, and examines different types of blueberries.
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Clothes moths.

Clothes moths.

Date: January 1940
Creator: Back, E. A. (Ernest Adna), 1886-
Description: Describes the life cycle and characteristics of clothes moths, and methods for their control.
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Cottonseed treatment.

Cottonseed treatment.

Date: March 1940
Creator: Haskell, R. J. & Barker, Henry D.
Description: Describes the methods of treating cottonseed to prevent disease or decay.
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Disease-resistant varieties of vegetables for the home garden.

Disease-resistant varieties of vegetables for the home garden.

Date: 1940
Creator: Haskell, R. J. (Royal Joyslin), 1890- & Boswell, Victor R. (Victor Rickman), 1900-
Description: Discusses a variety of vegetables that are most resistant to disease and can be grown at home.
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Fats and oils for cooking and table use.

Fats and oils for cooking and table use.

Date: 1940
Creator: Whiteman, Elizabeth Fuller & King, Florance Beeson, 1889-
Description: Provides information about different kinds of fats and oils, their cost, and uses in cooking.
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Fires on farms.

Fires on farms.

Date: June 1940
Creator: Roethe, Harry E. (Harry Edward), 1891-1989.
Description: Describes what can cause fires on the farm, steps to reduce fire hazards, and equipment needed to fight home fires.
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Grafting-wax melter.

Grafting-wax melter.

Date: 1940
Creator: Sitton, B. G. (Benjamin Gaillard), 1897-
Description: Discusses the grafting of horticultural plants to protect wounds. Describes methods and equipment for grafting wax.
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Harvesting and selling seed of southern pines.

Harvesting and selling seed of southern pines.

Date: 1940
Creator: Wakeley, Philip C. (Philip Carman), 1902-
Description: A guide to harvesting, storing, selling, and shipping seed of the southern pine tree.
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The horn fly and its control.

The horn fly and its control.

Date: December 1940
Creator: Bruce, W. G. (Wesley Gordon), b. 1892.
Description: Describes the life cycle and of the horn fly, the damage it causes to livestock, and steps for controlling it.
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Is the public market a good civic investment?

Is the public market a good civic investment?

Date: 1940
Creator: Sherman, Caroline B. (Caroline Baldwin)
Description: Discusses how to determine the likelihood of establishing a successful public market in towns without one. Considers the type of market desired, population size, consumer habits, location, and most importantly the support of farmers.
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Mulching to establish vegetation on eroded areas of the Southeast.

Mulching to establish vegetation on eroded areas of the Southeast.

Date: December 1940
Creator: Franklin, Sydney.
Description: Describes how using mulch can prevent erosion and enable new plant growth on eroded farm field borders in the southeastern United States.
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The oriental persimmon.

The oriental persimmon.

Date: August 1940
Creator: Gould, H. P.
Description: Describes the characteristics and varieties of oriental persimmon trees, and the steps for planting, cultivating, and maintaining their successful growth.
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Poisoning of livestock by plants that produce hydrocyanic acid.

Poisoning of livestock by plants that produce hydrocyanic acid.

Date: September 1940
Creator: Couch, James F. (James Fitton), b. 1888. & Briese, R. R.
Description: Describes how the presence of hydrocyanic acid in plants can poison livestock, how to prevent poisoning, and how to treat animals which have been poisoned.
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Powdery mildew of ornamental plants.

Powdery mildew of ornamental plants.

Date: April 1940
Creator: Weiss, Freeman.
Description: Describes the powdery mildew fungus and methods for its control.
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Preparing wool for market.

Preparing wool for market.

Date: July 1940
Creator: Buck, Warner M. (Warner Mays), 1892-
Description: Provides instructions for shearing a sheep and preparing the wool for market.
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Production of peppers

Production of peppers

Date: July 1940
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882; Doolittle, S. P. (Sears Polydore), 1890-1961; Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870 & Magruder, Roy, 1900-
Description: Describes the characteristics of peppers, lists the different varieties, and the steps necessary to successfully produce quality peppers.
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Production of pumpkins and squashes.

Production of pumpkins and squashes.

Date: February 1940
Creator: Thompson, Ross C. (Ross Calvin), 1896-
Description: Describes the varieties of squashes and pumpkins, their many uses, the requirements for their growth, and proper storage practices.
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Rhubarb forcing.

Rhubarb forcing.

Date: June 1940
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: Describes methods of forcing rhubarb, using methods developed in Massachusetts and Michigan.
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The ryegrasses.

The ryegrasses.

Date: May 1940
Creator: Schoth, H. A. (Harry August), b. 1891. & Hein, M. A. (Mason August), b. 1894.
Description: Describes different kinds of ryegrass, the best climate and soil for its growth, and the steps a farmer should take for successful hay and pasture growth.
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Shrubs for wildlife on farms in the Southeast.

Shrubs for wildlife on farms in the Southeast.

Date: 1940
Creator: Davison, Verne E. (Verne Elbert), 1904-
Description: Describes the use of shrubs on farms to protect useful or beneficial wildlife and to prevent soil erosion.
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U.S. graded and stamped meat.

U.S. graded and stamped meat.

Date: July 1940
Creator: United States. Agricultural Marketing Service.
Description: Describes the official grades for beef, lamb and mutton, and veal and calf. Provides charts of meat cuts.
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