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 Decade: 1900-1909
Cost of Filling Silos

Cost of Filling Silos

Date: 1907
Creator: Carrier, Lyman
Description: Report describing the costs associated with filling a grain silo, including information about labor, machinery, supplies, crops types and conditions, and partnership arrangements among farmers.
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A Profitable Tenant Dairy Farm

A Profitable Tenant Dairy Farm

Date: 1907
Creator: Carrier, Lyman
Description: Report explaining how to successfully operate a tenant dairy farm by example of a 120-acre farm in southern Michigan. The farm discussed was owned by Mr. J. N. Neal and managed by Mr. Charles J. Angevine.Topics under consideration include operations contracts, cropping systems, buildings, employees, manure, equipment, and finances.
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A Method of Eradicating Johnson Grass

A Method of Eradicating Johnson Grass

Date: 1907
Creator: Cates, J. S. & Spillman, W. J. (William Jasper)
Description: Report discussing various methods for destroying Johnson grass. Topics discussed include the root systems of Johnson grass plants, a summary of the results of experiments to kill the grass, the importance of proper tilling practices, and crop rotation.
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Notes on Explosive Mine Gases and Dusts: with Special Reference to Explosions in the Monongah, Darr, and Naomi Coal Mines

Notes on Explosive Mine Gases and Dusts: with Special Reference to Explosions in the Monongah, Darr, and Naomi Coal Mines

Date: 1909
Creator: Chamberlin, Rollin Thomas
Description: None
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Forest Planting and Farm Management

Forest Planting and Farm Management

Date: 1905
Creator: Clothier, George L. (George Lemon)
Description: Report promoting and explaining the role of forest planting in farm management. Planning preparations and model prairie farm are proposed. A farm in Ohio is used as an example of successful forest planting techniques in managing a farm. In addition, types of trees and planting methods are recommended.
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Selective Radiation from the Nernst Glower

Selective Radiation from the Nernst Glower

Date: 1908
Creator: Coblentz, W. W.
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Standards over studies conducted on the radiation emitted from a Nernst filament. Methods and results of the studies are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
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Beans

Beans

Date: 1907
Creator: Corbett, L. C. (Lee Cleveland), 1867-1940
Description: "The member of this great family with which we have at this time to deal -- the bean -- is not so valuable from the standpoint of forage or soil renovation, but is among the most valuable members of the great group for the seed which it produces. While the seed is the most important and valuable factor, the power to gather nitrogen and to render the soil better for having been grown upon it is an important consideration and one which should not be overlooked by those interested in maintaining the nitrogen content of the soil." -- p. 6. Topics discussed include the various types of beans and the differences in cultivation between field beans and garden beans.
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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 Home Fruit Garden: Preparation and Care

The Home Fruit Garden: Preparation and Care

Date: 1902
Creator: Corbett, L. C. (Lee Cleveland), 1867-1940
Description: Report instructing how to plan, design, and care for a small fruit garden. There is no discussion of specific fruits but rather an explanation of different general methods for adapting plants to the particular conditions found in small gardens.
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The Propagation of Plants

The Propagation of Plants

Date: 1902
Creator: Corbett, L. C. (Lee Cleveland), 1867-1940
Description: Report discussing brief and practical suggestions for propagating plants from both seeds and cuttings. Layering, grafting, and budding are also discussed.
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