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Control of lice and sheep ticks on sheep and goats.

Control of lice and sheep ticks on sheep and goats.

Date: June 1951
Creator: United States. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Division of Insects Affecting Man and Animals.
Description: Describes the damage that lice and ticks can cause to sheep and goat wool. Provides instructions for preparing insecticide dips, sprays, and dusts.
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Border irrigation.

Border irrigation.

Date: May 1951
Creator: Core, Edwin J.
Description: Provides instructions for implementing a border irrigation system for watering crops.
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Grass seed production on irrigated land.

Grass seed production on irrigated land.

Date: May 1951
Creator: Omar, Harry F. & Stark, Russell Hunter.
Description: Provides recommendations for producing grass seed as a cash crop, using conservation-farming methods.
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Expansible farmhouses.

Expansible farmhouses.

Date: April 1951
Creator: United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering.
Description: Leaflet showing a floor plan, an illustration, and examples of drawings to be used in constructing an expansible farmhouse. Complete plans were distributed through agricultural extension services.
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The redheaded pine sawfly.

The redheaded pine sawfly.

Date: February 1951
Creator: Schaffner, J. V. (John Valentine), b. 1888.
Description: Describes the characteristics of red-headed pine sawflies, the damage they cause to varieties of pine trees, and methods of control.
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Russian-olive for wildlife and good land use.

Russian-olive for wildlife and good land use.

Date: February 1951
Creator: Borell, Adrey E.
Description: Describes the characteristics of the Russian-olive and the benefits of growing it.
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Prevent tanbark deterioration.

Prevent tanbark deterioration.

Date: August 1950
Creator: Fowler, Marvin E. (Marvin Edward), 1904-
Description: Presents methods for obtaining, curing, and marketing tanbark for use in leather tanning. Discusses ways to prevent loss of tannin from deterioration of the bark.
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Preventing black rot losses in sweetpotatoes.

Preventing black rot losses in sweetpotatoes.

Date: June 1950
Creator: Cooley, J. S. (Jacquelin Smith), 1883- & Haskell, R. J. (Royal Joyslin), 1890-
Description: Describes how black rot can damage sweet potato crops, and the steps farmers can take to prevent and treat crops affected by it.
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Protect your garden corn from earworms.

Protect your garden corn from earworms.

Date: June 1950
Creator: United States. Extension Service.
Description: Provides simple instructions for preventing earworms from spoiling garden corn.
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Recipes for evaporated apple rings.

Recipes for evaporated apple rings.

Date: April 1950
Creator: Kirkpatrick, Mary E. & Murray, Hazel B.
Description: Provides recipes using evaporated apple rings as the main ingredient. (Evaporated apples contain more moisture than traditional dried apples.)
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Control of white pine blister rust : a cooperative effort to prevent damage to the white-pine resources of the United States.

Control of white pine blister rust : a cooperative effort to prevent damage to the white-pine resources of the United States.

Date: 1950
Creator: United States. Division of Plant Disease Control.
Description: Describes blister rust, the damage it causes to white pines of the United States, and methods for its control.
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Does farm timber growing pay in the South?

Does farm timber growing pay in the South?

Date: 1950
Creator: Williams, W. K. & Bryan, M. M.
Description: Discusses the profitability of timber farming in the south. Provides suggestions for logging trees for their highest value.
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Fur farming possibilities.

Fur farming possibilities.

Date: January 1950
Creator: Kellogg, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1890-
Description: Describes a variety of animals used for fur farming.
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Protection of turf from damage by Japanese beetle grubs.

Protection of turf from damage by Japanese beetle grubs.

Date: 1950
Creator: Fleming, Walter E. (Walter Ernest), 1899-
Description: Describes the characteristics of the Japanese beetle, the damage it causes, and methods of control.
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Windbreaks and shelterbelts for the Plains states.

Windbreaks and shelterbelts for the Plains states.

Date: 1950
Creator: United States. Extension Service.
Description: Describes the monetary and physical benefits to farms and orchards when windbreaks and shelterbelts are used.
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Streambank plantings for erosion control in the Northeast.

Streambank plantings for erosion control in the Northeast.

Date: December 1949
Creator: Edminster, Frank C. (Frank Custer), 1903-
Description: Describes the process of planting along streambanks as a method of erosion prevention.
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Dust storms come from the poorer lands.

Dust storms come from the poorer lands.

Date: September 1949
Creator: Finnell, H. H. (Henry Howard), b. 1894.
Description: Describes the different classifications of land and the effect soil erosion has on the quality of land and its future for crop production. Contains the results of an extensive study.
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How to build a farm pond.

How to build a farm pond.

Date: September 1949
Creator: Atkinson, Walter S., 1905-
Description: Describes the steps necessary to build a pond on farmland, including surveying land, testing the soil, building a spillway, and maintaining the pond.
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Dresses designed for little girls.

Dresses designed for little girls.

Date: August 1949
Creator: Scott, Clarice L. (Clarice Louisba), b. 1899
Description: Provides suggestions for the design, construction, and evaluation of dresses made for girls aged 2 to 6. Includes advice about design features, fabric selection, and quality of workmanship.
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Using tall fescue in soil conservation.

Using tall fescue in soil conservation.

Date: August 1949
Creator: Bailey, R. Y. (Richmond Young), b. 1893. & Scott, Clarice L. (Clarice Louisba), b. 1899.
Description: Describes the characteristics of tall fescue and how it can contribute to soil conservation.
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Drying seed cotton.

Drying seed cotton.

Date: January 1949
Creator: Gerdes, Francis L. (Francis Leo), 1907-; Bennett, Charles A. (Charles Abel), b. 1889. & Martin, William J. (William Jules), 1910-
Description: Describes various methods of cotton-drying and the effectiveness of each.
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How to keep and increase black grama on southwestern ranges.

How to keep and increase black grama on southwestern ranges.

Date: July 1948
Creator: Campbell, Robert S. (Robert Samuel), 1904- & Crafts, Edward C. (Edward Clayton), 1910-
Description: Describes the benefits of having black grama on ranges in the Southwestern United States, as well as how to use and manage it.
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Potatoes in popular ways.

Potatoes in popular ways.

Date: February 1944
Creator: United States. Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics.
Description: Describes the nutritional benefits of potatoes and provides recipes for a variety of ways to prepare them for different sorts of meals.
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Blackout of poultry houses and dairy barns.

Blackout of poultry houses and dairy barns.

Date: January 1943
Creator: Kelley, M. A. R. (Manley Alexander Raymond), 1888-1943.
Description: Provides detailed instructions for the farmer who wishes to continue his regular routine in the event of a War Department issued blackout notice. Discusses the importance of readiness and the use of existing materials due to war related shortages.
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