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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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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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The Feeding of Farm Animals

The Feeding of Farm Animals

Date: 1895
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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Foods: Nutritive Value and Cost

Foods: Nutritive Value and Cost

Date: 1894
Creator: Atwater, W. O. (Wilbur Olin), 1844-1907
Description: Report discussing the nutritive value of foods for humans and common food ingredients, including suggestions for nutritious and economical diets.
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Some Common Birds in Their Relation to Agriculture

Some Common Birds in Their Relation to Agriculture

Date: 1898
Creator: Beal, F. E. L. (Foster Ellenborough Lascelles), 1840-1916
Description: Report discussing the eating habits of 30 grain and insect-eating birds and their potential usefulness to the farmer.
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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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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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Some Insects Injurious to Stored Grain

Some Insects Injurious to Stored Grain

Date: 1897
Creator: Chittenden, F. H. (Frank Hurlbut), 1858-1929
Description: Report discussing insects which commonly cause damage to grain being kept in storage. Three of these insects -- the granary weevil, rice weevil and Angoumois grain moth -- develop and live within the kernels until they reach maturity while the other insects feed on grain in both its kernel and processed forms.
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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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Potato culture.

Potato culture.

Date: 1896
Creator: Duggar, J. F. (John Frederick), 1868-
Description: Describes best practices for growing and cultivating potatoes.
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