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Good roads for farmers.

Good roads for farmers.

Date: 1899
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Provides an overview of the best practices, costs, and recommended equipment for rural road building and maintenance. Describes the construction of earth roads, sand roads, sawdust or bark roads, corduroy roads, hard roads, gravel roads, shell roads, and stone roads.
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Culture of the sugar beet.

Culture of the sugar beet.

Date: 1891
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Answers to the most frequently asked questions about growing sugar beets, based on inquiries received by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in the late 19th century. Discusses climate, beet varieties, soil preparation, harvesting, and siloing. Includes detailed descriptions of tools used and the costs involved in beet farming and sugar production.
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The rape plant: its history, culture, and uses.

The rape plant: its history, culture, and uses.

Date: 1893
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes the history, culture, and uses of the rape plant. Discusses the need for increased production of the plant in the United States.
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Cranberry culture.

Cranberry culture.

Date: 1894
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to cranberry culture, including soil selection and preparation, planting, draining, flooding, fertilizing, and pest and disease control.
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Flax for seed and fiber in the United States.

Flax for seed and fiber in the United States.

Date: 1895
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes recommended practices for growing flax for both seed and fiber, with emphasis on improving the production and use of flax straw for fiber.
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Tomato growing.

Tomato growing.

Date: 1898
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses tomato growing in detail, including cultivation, pest control, and greenhouse growing. Includes a guide to growing tomatoes for canneries.
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Tomatoes as a truck crop.

Tomatoes as a truck crop.

Date: July 1936
Creator: Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870
Description: Describes how to plant, cultivate, harvest, and transport tomatoes to be sold at market.
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The European corn borer and its control.

The European corn borer and its control.

Date: 1922
Creator: Caffrey, D. J. & Worthley, L. H. (Leon Howard)
Description: Describes the characteristics of the European corn borer and the damage it can cause to plants in the United States.
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Forestry for farmers.

Forestry for farmers.

Date: 1898
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to planting and maintaining small timber tracts or wood lots on farmlands.
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Alfalfa.

Alfalfa.

Date: 1921
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to growing and using alfalfa on the farm. Includes recommendations for different regions of the United States.
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Turkeys : standard varieties and management.

Turkeys : standard varieties and management.

Date: 1906
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A guide to raising and selling domestic turkeys.
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Usefulness of the American toad.

Usefulness of the American toad.

Date: 1904
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes the beneficial characteristics of the toad.
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Bee keeping.

Bee keeping.

Date: 1905
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses beekeeping in detail. Precautions against stinging and swarming are provided, along with information on types of bees, how to obtain honey and wax, and the risks of loss due to diseases and pests.
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Facts about milk.

Facts about milk.

Date: 1906
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes methods for the sanitary production and transport of milk.
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Fungous diseases of the grape and their treatment.

Fungous diseases of the grape and their treatment.

Date: 1891
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses four of the most destructive fungous disease affecting grapes, and methods for control.
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Storage of sweetpotatoes.

Storage of sweetpotatoes.

Date: 1958
Creator: Lutz, J. M. (Jacob Martin), 1908-1968 & Simons, Joseph Winslow, 1908-
Description: Desribes the requirements for proper storage of sweet potatoes. Includes instructions for building a storage house or converting an existing building for use as a storage house.
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Clearing land of brush and stumps.

Clearing land of brush and stumps.

Date: 1941
Creator: Boyd, Geo. R. (George Ray), 1883-1952
Description: Discusses methods and equipment for removing and disposing of brush and tree stumps from farm land in preparation for plowing.
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Strawberries.

Strawberries.

Date: 1904
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Provides instructions for the propagation, culture, and shipping of strawberries. Includes a discussion of forcing for winter fruit and a list of varieties suited for various geographical areas of the United States.
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The manuring of cotton.

The manuring of cotton.

Date: 1897
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes experiments in manuring cotton, the yield and profit of cotton crops when properly fertilized, and best practices in fertilizer application.
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Treatment of smuts of oats and wheat.

Treatment of smuts of oats and wheat.

Date: 1892
Creator: Swingle, Walter T. (Walter Tennyson), 1871-1952
Description: Describes the different types of smuts affecting oats and wheat, and methods for their control.
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Sheep feeding.

Sheep feeding.

Date: 1908
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Discusses in brief the feeding of breeding ewes, lambs, and rams for the market.
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Making American cheese on the farm.

Making American cheese on the farm.

Date: 1929
Creator: Gere, C. M.
Description: Discusses the nutritional value of homemade cheese. Describes the conditions favorable to cheesemaking. Provides instructions for making cheese on the farm for home consumption.
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Grape diseases on the Pacific Coast.

Grape diseases on the Pacific Coast.

Date: 1895
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: Describes three major diseases affecting grapes in California and other Pacific Coast states, and ways to prevent them.
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Eggs and their uses as food.

Eggs and their uses as food.

Date: 1901
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Description: A summary of the research and data available at the turn of the 20th century, regarding the production of eggs, their composition, and their use as food.
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