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 Decade: 1900-1909
 Year: 1906
Saccharine Sorghums for Forage

Saccharine Sorghums for Forage

Date: 1906
Creator: Ball, Carleton R. (Carleton Roy), 1873-1958
Description: Report discussing the use of saccharine sorghum for forage, including classification of different varieties of sorghum, climate and soil conditions for growing, and methods of cultivations. Sorghum may be used for soiling (or green feeding), pastures, hay, fodder, and silage among other possibilities.
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The Home Vegetable Garden

The Home Vegetable Garden

Date: 1906
Creator: Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870
Description: "By means of the home garden the production of the vegetable supply for the family is directly under control, and in many cases is the only way whereby clean, fresh produce may be secured. The home vegetable garden is worthy of increased attention, and a greater number and variety of crops should be included in the garden. Suggestions are herein given as to the location of the garden, the soil and its preparation, fertilizers, seeds, and plants, with brief cultural methods for a number of the more important crops." -- p. 5-6
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Seed of Red Clover and Its Impurities

Seed of Red Clover and Its Impurities

Date: 1906
Creator: Brown, Edgar
Description: Report discussing the importance of the use of good red clover seed and detailing possible impurities.
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Cucumbers

Cucumbers

Date: 1906
Creator: Corbett, L. C. (Lee Cleveland), 1867-1940
Description: Report discussing the cultivation of cucumbers, including for early markets and pickling. Also discussed are the use of cold frames and forcing-house cucumbers, which are grown under glass.
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The Germination of Seed Corn

The Germination of Seed Corn

Date: 1906
Creator: Duvel, J. W. T.
Description: Report discussing "the importance of testing the vitality of individual ears of corn which are intended for seed, and [showing] how such tests may easily be made by every farmer in his own home." -- p. 2
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Management of Soils to Conserve MOisture, With Special Reference to Semiarid Conditions

Management of Soils to Conserve MOisture, With Special Reference to Semiarid Conditions

Date: 1906
Creator: Failyer, George H.
Description: Report discussing methods for conserving water in soils of semiarid regions. Topics discussed include drainage, plowing practices, climate conditions in semiarid regions, irrigation, dry farming, and crops best suited to semiarid regions.
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Practical Information for Beginners in Irrigation

Practical Information for Beginners in Irrigation

Date: 1906
Creator: Fortier, Samuel
Description: Report describing the basic essentials of irrigation, including construction of ditches, land preparation, irrigation practices for different crops, including alfalfa, grain, potatoes, fruit trees, and smaller fruits and vegetables.
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The Brown-Tail Moth and How to Control It

The Brown-Tail Moth and How to Control It

Date: 1906
Creator: Howard, L. O. (Leland Ossian), 1857-1950
Description: Report discussing the recent introduction of the European brown-tail moth into the Americas, its life cycle, and its possible impact on plant life, and methods to control it.
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Maple Sugar and Syrup

Maple Sugar and Syrup

Date: 1906
Creator: Hubbard, William F. (William Fairchild), 1876-1905
Description: Report discussing the evolution of the maple syrup industry to its present state with special attention given to the modern manufacturing process of maple sugar and syrup.
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Forage-Crop Practices in Western Oregon and Western Washington

Forage-Crop Practices in Western Oregon and Western Washington

Date: 1906
Creator: Hunter, Byron, b. 1869
Description: Report discussing best practices for growing forage plants with special emphasis given to the usefulness of legumes as soil renovators. The report gives thorough descriptions of the most common of these plants.
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