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 Decade: 1940-1949
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Insecticidal efficiency of some oils of plant origin

Insecticidal efficiency of some oils of plant origin

Date: February 1942
Creator: Cressman, A. W. & Dawsey, Lynn H.
Description: Describes the results of scientific research examining the effect of plant oils as insecticides.
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Sweetclover in Corn Belt farming.

Sweetclover in Corn Belt farming.

Date: 1940
Creator: Crosby, M. A.; Kephart, L. W. (Leonard Wheeler), 1892- & Hollowell, E. A. (Eugene Amos)
Description: Describes the recommended practices for cultivating sweet clover, and suggestions for its use on the farm. Includes outlines of cropping systems used in the Corn Belt.
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Pocket-gopher control.

Pocket-gopher control.

Date: 1941
Creator: Crouch, W. E. (Winney Elmer), 1891-
Description: Describes the characteristics of the pocket gopher, the damage it can cause to farm crops, and methods of control.
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Tobacco cutworms and their control.

Tobacco cutworms and their control.

Date: 1941
Creator: Crumb, S. E. (Samuel Ebb)
Description: Describes the life cycle of the cutworm, the damage it causes to tobacco crops, and methods for control.
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Blueberries.

Blueberries.

Date: October 1940
Creator: Darrow, George M. (George McMillan), 1889-
Description: Discusses aspects of blueberry production in the United States from planting through harvesting and marketing, and examines different types of blueberries.
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Establishing cranberry fields.

Establishing cranberry fields.

Date: 1941
Creator: Darrow, George M. (George McMillan), 1889-; Franklin, Henry J. (Henry James), 1883-1958. & Malde, O. G. (Ole Gustav), 1880-
Description: Describes the requirements for growing cranberries and provides instructions for establishing cranberry fields.
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Shrubs for wildlife on farms in the Southeast.

Shrubs for wildlife on farms in the Southeast.

Date: 1940
Creator: Davison, Verne E. (Verne Elbert), 1904-
Description: Describes the use of shrubs on farms to protect useful or beneficial wildlife and to prevent soil erosion.
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Diseases of strawberries.

Diseases of strawberries.

Date: November 1941
Creator: Demaree, J. B. (Juan Brewer), 1885-
Description: Describes the multitude of diseases that afflict strawberries, and methods of controlling them.
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Scab of wheat and barley and its control.

Scab of wheat and barley and its control.

Date: October 1942
Creator: Dickson, James G. (James Geere), b. 1891.
Description: Discusses the nature, cause, and history of the scab disease, weather conditions favorable to it, and three control measures.
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Diseases of raspberries and blackberries.

Diseases of raspberries and blackberries.

Date: September 1941
Creator: Dodge, B. O. (Bernard Ogilvie), 1872-1960.; Wilcox, R. B. (Raymond Boorman), 1889-1949. & Demaree, J. B. (Juan Brewer), 1885-
Description: Describes the characteristics of diseases that infect raspberries and blackberries as well as their respective treatments.
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Using crop residues for soil defense.

Using crop residues for soil defense.

Date: August 1942
Creator: Duley, F. L. & Russel, J. C.
Description: Describes how leaving crop residue in a field can help prevent soil erosion due to rainfall; and describes the equipment that can be used in this practice.
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Streambank plantings for erosion control in the Northeast.

Streambank plantings for erosion control in the Northeast.

Date: December 1949
Creator: Edminster, Frank C. (Frank Custer), 1903-
Description: Describes the process of planting along streambanks as a method of erosion prevention.
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Life history and control of the tomato pinworm.

Life history and control of the tomato pinworm.

Date: September 1943
Creator: Elmore, J. C. (John Clifford), 1896- & Howland, A. F.
Description: Describes the history and life cycle of the tomato pinworm, the types and extent of damage that it causes, and steps that farmers can take to control it.
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Using 2,4-D safely.

Using 2,4-D safely.

Date: November 1948
Creator: Evans, L. S. (Lewis Saxton), 1913-
Description: Describes the chemical broadleaf herbicide 2,4-D, and methods of applying it to prevent damage to farm crops, animals, and humans.
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Federal crop insurance on corn : (dollar coverage insurance)

Federal crop insurance on corn : (dollar coverage insurance)

Date: January 1948
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation.
Description: A leaflet describing federal crop insurance available to corn producers and how to apply for it.
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Wheat crop insurance : (commodity coverage)

Wheat crop insurance : (commodity coverage)

Date: June 1948
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation.
Description: Describes federal insurance for farmers that offers commodity coverage of wheat crops.
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Wheat crop insurance : (monetary coverage)

Wheat crop insurance : (monetary coverage)

Date: June 1948
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation.
Description: Describes a federal insurance program that provides monetary coverage against farm risks.
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Dust storms come from the poorer lands.

Dust storms come from the poorer lands.

Date: September 1949
Creator: Finnell, H. H. (Henry Howard), b. 1894.
Description: Describes the different classifications of land and the effect soil erosion has on the quality of land and its future for crop production. Contains the results of an extensive study.
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Relative effectiveness of acid lead arsenate and other materials as stomach poisons for the larvae of the Japanese beetle.

Relative effectiveness of acid lead arsenate and other materials as stomach poisons for the larvae of the Japanese beetle.

Date: January 1942
Creator: Fleming, Walter E. (Walter Ernest), 1899-
Description: Provides the results of experiments conducted from 1929 to 1936 to test the efficacy of acid lead arsenate and other insecticides for control of Japanese beetles.
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Irrigation practices in growing alfalfa.

Irrigation practices in growing alfalfa.

Date: 1940
Creator: Fortier, Samuel.; Blaney, Harry French, 1892-; Bowen, Leslie.; Ewing, Paul A.; Lewis, M. R. (Mortimer Reed), 1886-; Marr, James C. et al.
Description: Describes different methods for irrigating alfalfa, depending on the type of soil, the climate, farm size, and other factors.
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Reducing damage to trees from construction work.

Reducing damage to trees from construction work.

Date: 1949
Creator: Fowler, Marvin E. (Marvin Edward), 1904-; Gravatt, G. F. & Thompson, A. Robert.
Description: Describes the damage often inflicted upon trees during construction projects, and explains how to plan projects accordingly to avoid these problems.
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Mulching to establish vegetation on eroded areas of the Southeast.

Mulching to establish vegetation on eroded areas of the Southeast.

Date: December 1940
Creator: Franklin, Sydney.
Description: Describes how using mulch can prevent erosion and enable new plant growth on eroded farm field borders in the southeastern United States.
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Investigations of the parasites of Popillia japonica and related scarabaeidae in the Far East from 1929 to 1933, inclusive.

Investigations of the parasites of Popillia japonica and related scarabaeidae in the Far East from 1929 to 1933, inclusive.

Date: October 1940
Creator: Gardner, T. R. (Theodore Roosevelt), b. 1899. & Parker, L. B. (Lawrence Bemis), 1901-
Description: Describes the results of scientific research of parasites of the Japanese beetle at various stages of the beetle life cycle. The studies were carried out from 1929 to 1933 in Japan, Chosen (Korea), India, and Taiwan.
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Taming runaway waters

Taming runaway waters

Date: November 1949
Creator: Gee, C. W. (Chester Wilson), 1904-
Description: Describes the damage caused and the economic impact of floods and fast-moving water. Discusses the role of soil and water management programs in flood control.
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