Home Storage of Vegetables

Home Storage of Vegetables

Date: 1917
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882
Description: This bulletin describes methods for storing vegetables, including in basements, outdoor cellars, and banks and pits. Storage of apples is also discussed.
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Commercial Evaporation and Drying of Fruits

Commercial Evaporation and Drying of Fruits

Date: 1917
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882 & Gould, H. P.
Description: This bulletin gives methods and instructions for drying and evaporating fruits. Among the methods discussed are drying by kiln, artificial heat, and the sun. Details for market preparation are also provided. Apples, peaches, pears, cherries, prunes, apricots, and berries are fruits which may be dried.
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Rhubarb production.

Rhubarb production.

Date: August 1939
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: Describes the history of rhubarb, and the steps for planting and cultivating rhubarb in the United States.
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The production of cucumbers in greenhouses.

The production of cucumbers in greenhouses.

Date: September 1938
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: Lists the best ways to grow cucumbers in a greenhouse environment, and discusses insect and disease enemies of the cucumber.
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Greenhouse construction and heating.

Greenhouse construction and heating.

Date: 1939
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: Describes how to build and properly heat greenhouses for growing flowers and vegetables year-round.
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Greenhouse tomatoes.

Greenhouse tomatoes.

Date: May 1939
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: Describes the benefits of growing tomatoes in greenhouses for improved quality and marketability. Discusses requirements and methods for successfully growing greenhouse tomatoes.
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Growing cucumbers for pickling.

Growing cucumbers for pickling.

Date: 1940
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: Discusses growing cucumbers for the purpose of pickling, and identifies threats from insects and disease.
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Growing sweet corn for the cannery.

Growing sweet corn for the cannery.

Date: 1939
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: A guide to planting and growing sweet corn for commercial canning. Includes descriptions of sweet corn varieties and provides suggestions for the practical use of factory wastes.
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Tomatoes for canning and manufacturing.

Tomatoes for canning and manufacturing.

Date: November 1925
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: Describes the steps necessary for successfully producing tomatoes for canning.
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Production of roselle.

Production of roselle.

Date: December 1937
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: A brief guide to growing, harvesting, and using roselle. Includes recipes for making jelly, jam, or drinks from the plant.
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Rhubarb forcing.

Rhubarb forcing.

Date: June 1940
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: Describes methods of forcing rhubarb, using methods developed in Massachusetts and Michigan.
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Sash greenhouses.

Sash greenhouses.

Date: July 1958
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: Describes sash greenhouses. Provides plans for constructing and heating greenhouses.
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Production of spinach.

Production of spinach.

Date: April 1938
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: Describes characteristics and varieties of spinach, and provides farmers with recommendations for soils, fertilizers, cultivating, and harvesting it.
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Production of garlic.

Production of garlic.

Date: July 1938
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: Discusses garlic as a crop in terms of its different varieties, the steps for preparing land, cultivating, harvesting, cleaning, and shipping garlic for the market.
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Cauliflower and heading broccoli production.

Cauliflower and heading broccoli production.

Date: April 1938
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: A guide to growing cauliflower and heading broccoli on the farm.
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Peanut growing.

Peanut growing.

Date: 1940
Creator: Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870. & Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Description: Describes the steps farmers should take when growing peanuts, including preparing the soil, planting, cultivating, and harvesting.
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Growing peanuts.

Growing peanuts.

Date: May 1954
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.; Poos, F. W. & Higgins, Bascombe Britt, 1887-1968.
Description: A guide to growing, harvesting, and selling peanuts. Includes descriptions of peanut varieties.
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Production of parsnips.

Production of parsnips.

Date: February 1938
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: A guide to growing, harvesting, and storing parsnips.
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The farm garden.

The farm garden.

Date: 1936
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: A guide to starting and cultivating a farm garden.
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Muskmelons.

Muskmelons.

Date: March 1951
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Doolittle, S. P. (Sears Polydore), 1890-1961.
Description: A guide to muskmelon culture, including pest and disease control. Includes suggestions for packing and marketing muskmelons.
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Production of radishes.

Production of radishes.

Date: March 1938
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Description: Describes the varieties of radishes and the best practices for growing and marketing them.
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Production of peppers

Production of peppers

Date: July 1940
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882; Doolittle, S. P. (Sears Polydore), 1890-1961; Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870 & Magruder, Roy, 1900-
Description: Describes the characteristics of peppers, lists the different varieties, and the steps necessary to successfully produce quality peppers.
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