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Homes for birds

Homes for birds

Date: 1936
Creator: Kalmbach, E. R. (Edwin Richard), 1884- & McAtee, W. L. (Waldo Lee), 1883-1962.
Description: Describes various types of birdhouses, where to place them, how to maintain them, and how to protect them against enemies of birds.
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Back-yard poultry keeping.

Back-yard poultry keeping.

Date: 1924
Creator: Slocum, Rob R. (Rob Roy), 1883-1944. & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887.
Description: Describes the advantages of keeping poultry at home; provides instructions for building, maintaining, and operating a poultry house.
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Good proportions in the diet.

Good proportions in the diet.

Date: 1923
Creator: Hunt, Caroline Louisa, 1865-1927.
Description: Provides advice for planning meals and buying the appropriate amount of food for a family that does active, but not hard muscular work.
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Rural planning : the social aspects of recreation places.

Rural planning : the social aspects of recreation places.

Date: 1924
Creator: Nason, W. C. (Wayne Crocker), b. 1874.
Description: Describes the trend toward establishing planned recreation areas in rural communities, and the economic and social benefits they provide to farmers.
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Tobacco soils.

Tobacco soils.

Date: 1908
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses tobacco growing in terms of soil, climate, and distribution.
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The cherry blossoms, Washington DC

The cherry blossoms, Washington DC

Date: 1969
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Description: A brochure and map describing the history and locations of Japanese cherry trees in Washington, D.C.
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Control of Diseases and Insect Enemies of the Home Vegetable Garden

Control of Diseases and Insect Enemies of the Home Vegetable Garden

Date: 1917
Creator: Orton, W. A. (William Allen), 1877-1930 & Chittenden, F. H. (Frank Hurlbut), 1858-1929
Description: "This bulletin contains directions for the control of the most common insects and diseases of the home vegetable garden." -- p. 2. Includes discussion of fungicides, insecticides, mechanical methods of control, spraying methods, and well-known pests. Contains an extensive index of common garden vegetables and the insects and diseases which target them.
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Hog Cholera: Prevention and Treatment

Hog Cholera: Prevention and Treatment

Date: 1917
Creator: Dorset, M. (Marion) & Hess, O. B.
Description: "The Bureau of Animal Industry for many years has made a study of the disease [hog cholera] and finally evolved the 'anti-hog-cholera serum,' which ca be regarded as the only known reliable preventive agent. It is the only agent which has been proved to have curative properties. This serum is now manufactured by several State institutions and by private firms licensed by the Secretary of Agriculture for the purpose. The use of the serum is described fully herein, including treatment of herds, brood sows, young pigs, etc.: 1) confine sick hogs, 2) use serum, 3) employ sanitary measures, 4) disinfect, 5) cooperate." -- p. 2. Also includes a discussion about how to identify infected hogs.
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Mites and Lice on Poultry

Mites and Lice on Poultry

Date: 1917
Creator: Bishopp, F. C. (Fred Corry), 1884-1970 & Wood, H. P. (Herbert Poland), 1883-1925
Description: "In addition to descriptions of mites and lice this bulletin tells of a new but cheap and effective insecticide for use in destroying poultry lice. It is sodium fluorid, a white powder, which can be obtained through druggists. A single application, which costs about half a cent, will destroy all of the lice on a bird. Hundreds of fowls have been treated in the experiments conducted, but no injury whatever to them has occurred. Full instructions regarding methods application are given in the bulletin." -- p. 2
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Controlling the Garden Webworm in Alfalfa Fields

Controlling the Garden Webworm in Alfalfa Fields

Date: 1918
Creator: Kelly, E. O. G. (Edward Owen Guerrant), 1880- & Wilson, T. S. (T. Scott)
Description: Report discussing the webworm's effects on alfalfa, its natural enemies, and methods of controlling it.
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