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 Resource Type: Pamphlet
 Decade: 1890-1899
The Russian Thistle and Other Troublesome Weeds in the Wheat Region of Minnesota and North and South Dakota.

The Russian Thistle and Other Troublesome Weeds in the Wheat Region of Minnesota and North and South Dakota.

Date: 1893
Creator: Dewey, Lyster H. (Lyster Hoxie), 1865-1944
Description: Report discussing the Russian thistle in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota; its growth habits; and methods for destroying it. A brief appendix of notable weeds in the region follows.
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Peach Yellows and Peach Rosette

Peach Yellows and Peach Rosette

Date: 1894
Creator: Smith, Erwin F. (Erwin Frink), 1854-1927
Description: Report discussing the diseases afflicting the peach known as peach yellows and peach rosette, including distribution of the diseases and preventive measures. A brief appendix discusses laws passed in Connecticut and Pennsylvania which are intended to prevent the spread of the diseases.
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Forage Plants for the South

Forage Plants for the South

Date: 1894
Creator: Tracy, S. M. (Samuel Mills), 1847-1920
Description: Report discussing the findings of an experimental study of over 500 native and foreign species of grasses and other forage plants in the southern United States. The report is limited to a discussion of species that were established to hold agricultural value for hay and pastures.
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Important Insecticides: Directions for Their Preparation and Use

Important Insecticides: Directions for Their Preparation and Use

Date: 1894
Creator: Marlatt, C. L.
Description: Report discussing important insecticides for farm and garden use. Special focus is given to biting and sucking insects, subterranean insects, and insects affecting grains and stored products.
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Leguminous Plants for Green Manuring and for Feeding.

Leguminous Plants for Green Manuring and for Feeding.

Date: 1894
Creator: Allen, E. W.
Description: Report discussing the use of legumes for green manuring to enhance the fertility of farm soil and for feeding livestock.
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Fowls: Care and Feeding

Fowls: Care and Feeding

Date: 1896
Creator: Watson, G. C. (George Catchpole)
Description: Report discussing the proper way to raise poultry for meat and eggs with a special emphasis on appropriate types of feed. Other topics discussed include nesting, incubation, disease, and dressing and shipping.
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Kafir Corn: Characteristics, Culture, and Uses

Kafir Corn: Characteristics, Culture, and Uses

Date: 1896
Creator: Georgeson, C. C. (Charles Christian), 1851-1931
Description: Report discussing the cultivation of kafir corn. The U.S. Department of Agriculture had recently introduced kafir corn from South Africa as an alternative to native varieties of corn because of its drought-resistant qualities and success in semiarid portion of the United States.
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The Feeding of Farm Animals

The Feeding of Farm Animals

Date: 1897
Creator: Allen, E. W. (Edward W.)
Description: Report discussing the general principles of the feeding of farm animals based on experiments and investigations as well as the observations of successful animal feeders. The discussion includes suggested rations for various animals and purposes.
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Washed Soils: How to Prevent and Reclaim Them.

Washed Soils: How to Prevent and Reclaim Them.

Date: 1894
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Report discussing the problem of soil erosion, its impact on farming, and ways to prevent further erosion and reclaim affected lands.
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Important Insecticides: Directions for Their Preparation and Use

Important Insecticides: Directions for Their Preparation and Use

Date: 1898
Creator: Marlatt, C. L.
Description: Report discussing insecticides on the basis of their usefulness and ease of application. Special focus is given to biting and sucking insects, subterranean insects, and insects affecting grains and stored products.
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