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The Work of the Agricultural Experiment Stations

The Work of the Agricultural Experiment Stations

Date: 1890
Creator: United States. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Bulletin issued by the U. S. Department of Agriculture compiling selected articles from the Agricultural Experiment Stations. This bulletin contains articles on: Better Cows for the Dairy, Fibrin in Milk, Bacteria in Milk, Silos and Silage, Alfalfa, and Field Experiments with Fertilizers.
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Nostrums for Increasing the Yield of Butter

Nostrums for Increasing the Yield of Butter

Date: 1893
Creator: Wiley, Harvey Washington, 1844-1930
Description: Report discussing methods for increasing the final product yield in the butter making process. Farmers are urged to avoid adding the compound popularly known as "black pepsin" to their butter since investigations have proved its supposed benefits are fraudulent. A new method for making butter which produces greater product yields is introduced.
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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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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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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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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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Hog Cholera and Swine Plague

Hog Cholera and Swine Plague

Date: 1894
Creator: Salmon, D. E.
Description: Report discussing the diseases hog cholera and swine plague, which at the time resulted in annual losses of between $10 million and $25 million. Discussion focuses on methods for farmers to identify, treat, and prevent the diseases.
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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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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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