You limited your search to:

  Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
 Decade: 1940-1949
 Collection: USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Adobe or sun-dried brick for farm buildings.

Adobe or sun-dried brick for farm buildings.

Date: August 1949
Creator: Miller, T. A. H. (Thomas Arrington Huntington), 1885- & Molander, Edward G.
Description: Describes an efficient method of making and using adobe in the form of sun-dried bricks; describes how adobe bricks can be used in different parts of a building, such as: the roof, the boundary walls, the foundation, etc.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Alfalfa varieties in the United States.

Alfalfa varieties in the United States.

Date: 1940
Creator: Westover, H. L. (Harvey Leroy)
Description: Describes the different types of alfalfa grown in the United States.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The Angora goat.

The Angora goat.

Date: 1941
Creator: Williams, G. P. & Spencer, D. A. (Damon Alvin), 1887-
Description: Describes the characteristics, benefits, and uses of the Angora goat. Discusses methods of managing goats on the range.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Apple blotch.

Apple blotch.

Date: 1940
Creator: Roberts, John W. (John William), 1882-1957. & Pierce, Leslie.
Description: Describes the disease of apple blotch, how it spreads, and ways to control it.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Apple growing east of the Mississippi River.

Apple growing east of the Mississippi River.

Date: July 1940
Creator: Gould, H. P.
Description: Describes the various factors that should be taken into consideration when developing and maintaining apple orchards, including: types of soil, climate conditions, the selecting and handling of young trees, the use of fertilizers, methods of pruning and spraying, and methods of repelling pests.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Apple-orchard renovation.

Apple-orchard renovation.

Date: 1940
Creator: Gould, H. P.
Description: Describes various methods for maximizing the quality and output of apple orchards.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Bacterial Wilt of Corn

Bacterial Wilt of Corn

Date: 1941
Creator: Elliott, Charlotte
Description: This bulletin discusses bacterial wilt, which is a destructive disease of corn and is particularly destructive to sweet corn. It describes the causes and symptoms of the disease, methods of transmission, the effect of weather, and control measures.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Bean growing in northern Idaho, eastern Washington, and eastern Oregon.

Bean growing in northern Idaho, eastern Washington, and eastern Oregon.

Date: 1940
Creator: Hunter, Byron, b. 1869.
Description: Describes best practices for profitable bean-growing in the northwestern United States.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Beef-cattle production in the range area.

Beef-cattle production in the range area.

Date: 1941
Creator: Parr, V. V. (Virgil Verser), 1888- & McComas, E. W. (Earl W.)
Description: Describes methods for successfully breeding and raising beef cattle in the range area of the western United States.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Black walnut for timber and nuts.

Black walnut for timber and nuts.

Date: 1940
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941. & Reed, C. A. (Clarence Arthur), 1880-1950.
Description: A guide to growing black walnut trees for timber, nut crops, or ornamental use.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Blackleg : its nature, cause, and prevention.

Blackleg : its nature, cause, and prevention.

Date: 1940
Creator: Mohler, John R. (John Robbins), b. 1875.
Description: Describes blackleg, a livestock disease. Explains how to recognize, treat, and prevent it.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Breaking and training colts.

Breaking and training colts.

Date: 1940
Creator: Stamburgh, V. G. (Vivian Guy), 1885-; Williams, J. O. (John Oscar), 1885- & Krantz, Earl B. (Earl Beach), 1893-
Description: Describes methods training horses for farm use. Includes training or control methods for driving, riding, shoeing, and throwing.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Brucellosis of Cattle (Bang's Disease, Infectious Abortion)

Brucellosis of Cattle (Bang's Disease, Infectious Abortion)

Date: 1941
Creator: Eichhorn, A. & Crawford, A. B.
Description: This bulletin discusses the infectious disease common in cattle called brucellosis (also known as Bang's disease), which causes abortion. The causes, symptoms, and diagnosis of the disease are discussed as well as various treatments, prevention and control measures, and attempts at eradication.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Bur-clover cultivation and utilization.

Bur-clover cultivation and utilization.

Date: January 1949
Creator: McKee, Roland.
Description: Describes the different methods of cultivating bur-clover for use as a fertilizer and for other purposes, including use as a cover and green-manure crop or for use in pastures. Also describes the varieties of bur-clover and the insects that prey upon them.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Business records for poultry keepers.

Business records for poultry keepers.

Date: 1940
Creator: Johnson, E. R. (Ernest Reuben), 1892- & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887.
Description: Describes business methods to help poultry keepers with their production and marketing issues, discusses record-keeping methods, and includes suggestions to improve efficiency of a farmer's poultry business.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Care and management of farm work horses.

Care and management of farm work horses.

Date: March 1940
Creator: Williams, J. O. (John Oscar), 1885- & Krantz, Earl B. (Earl Beach), 1893-
Description: Describes how to successfully manage and care for work horses on the farm to maximize serviceability and profitability.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Care and repair of mowers and binders.

Care and repair of mowers and binders.

Date: 1940
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to repairing and maintaining farm mowers and binders.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Care of damaged shade trees.

Care of damaged shade trees.

Date: May 1942
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses the important role shade trees play in camouflaging property. Explains the ways in which shade trees can become damaged and provides advice for repairing them in the event of damage.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Cattle-Fever Ticks and Methods of Eradication

Cattle-Fever Ticks and Methods of Eradication

Date: 1940
Creator: Ellenberger, W. P. & Chapin, Robert M.
Description: Revised edition. This bulletin discusses the cattle-fever tick and methods for controlling it. Possible methods include dipping, pasture rotation, and arsenical dips. The life history of the tick is also discussed and instructions for constructing a concrete vat are given.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Celery growing.

Celery growing.

Date: 1940
Creator: Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: A guide to commercial celery-growing, with brief instructions for growing celery in home gardens. Includes descriptions of celery diseases and insect pests.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The City Home Garden

The City Home Garden

Date: 1942
Creator: Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870
Description: Revised edition. "Fresh vegetables for an average family may be grown upon a large back yard or city lot.... Thousands of acres of idle land that may be used for gardens are still available within the boundaries of our large cities. Some of the problems that confront the city gardener are more difficult than those connected with the farm garden, and it is the object of this bulletin to discuss these problems from a practical standpoint." -- p. 2. Soil preparation, tools, seeding, watering, diseases and pests, and space issues are all discussed and brief descriptions of several vegetables are given.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Clearing land of brush and stumps.

Clearing land of brush and stumps.

Date: 1941
Creator: Boyd, Geo. R. (George Ray), 1883-1952
Description: Discusses methods and equipment for removing and disposing of brush and tree stumps from farm land in preparation for plowing.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Conserving soil and moisture in orchards and vineyards.

Conserving soil and moisture in orchards and vineyards.

Date: September 1945
Creator: Bregger, John T. (John Taylor), 1896- & Brown, Grover F., 1905-
Description: Describes methods of conservation farming for fruit orchards and vineyards.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Construction of chimneys and fireplaces.

Construction of chimneys and fireplaces.

Date: 1940
Creator: United States. Bureau of Agricultural Engineering.
Description: Describes the principles of chimney and fireplace construction. Provides schematics.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
FIRST PREV 1 2 3 4 5 NEXT LAST