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 Decade: 1890-1899
 Collection: USDA Farmers' Bulletins
Alfalfa, or Lucern

Alfalfa, or Lucern

Date: 1899
Creator: Smith, Jared G. (Jared Gage), 1866-1957
Description: Report discussing and promoting alfalfa for use as hay and as a soiling crop. Discussion includes instructions for planting, weed and pest control, and valuable uses of an alfalfa crop.
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Asparagus Culture

Asparagus Culture

Date: 1897
Creator: Handy, R. B.
Description: Report discussing the cultivation of asparagus, including its varieties, soil preparation, fertilizers, harvesting practices, canning methods, and common fungus diseases and insect enemies.
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Barnyard Manure

Barnyard Manure

Date: 1894
Creator: Beal, W. H.
Description: Report discussing the importance and use of manure from farm animals as a fertilizer. Factors discussed include the kind of animal, its age, and diet as well as best practices for managing manure.
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The black rot of the cabbage.

The black rot of the cabbage.

Date: 1898
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Describes the black rot disease of cabbage, sources of infection, and suggestions for its prevention.
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Butter making on the farm.

Butter making on the farm.

Date: 1897
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Describes the steps used to make butter on the farm, including creaming, churning, coloring, salting, and working the butter.
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Cattle Ranges of the Southwest: A History of the Exhaustion of the Pasturage and Suggestions for Its Restoration

Cattle Ranges of the Southwest: A History of the Exhaustion of the Pasturage and Suggestions for Its Restoration

Date: 1898
Creator: Bentley, H. L. (Henry Lewis)
Description: Report giving "a history of the exhaustion of the pasturage of central Texas, with suggestions for its restoration. The general features of the country are described; the early conditions of the ranges and the causes which have led to their deterioration are graphically portrayed. The obstacles in the way of the improvement of the ranges and how the value of the stock ranges may be renewed are topics discussed in detail. The report closes with brief descriptions of a few other of the most important native grasses and forage plants which may be utilized in improving the pasturage or increasing the production of forage." -- p. 2.
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Corn Culture in the South

Corn Culture in the South

Date: 1898
Creator: Tracy, S. M. (Samuel Mills), 1847-1920
Description: Report discussing and promoting the cultivation of corn in the southern United States. "The purpose of the article is to encourage the more extensive growing of corn in those portions of the South where its culture has hitherto been more or less neglected." -- p. 2.
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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.
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Cowpeas

Cowpeas

Date: 1899
Creator: Smith, Jared G. (Jared Gage), 1866-1957
Description: Report promoting the cultivation of the cowpea as a forage plant because of it adaptability to a wide variety of soils and agricultural conditions.
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Cranberry culture.

Cranberry culture.

Date: 1894
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to cranberry culture, including soil selection and preparation, planting, draining, flooding, fertilizing, and pest and disease control.
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