Maintaining the health of livestock in transit.

Maintaining the health of livestock in transit.

Date: January 1953
Creator: Cole, T. W.
Description: Describes best practices for transporting livestock, in order to ensure their health and safety.
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Alfalfa.

Alfalfa.

Date: 1921
Creator: United States. Dept. 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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Kudzu : a forage crop for the Southeast.

Kudzu : a forage crop for the Southeast.

Date: September 1939
Creator: Pieters, A. J.
Description: Describes the characteristics of the kudzu vine, the best areas for its growth, and the benefits of using it in the southeastern United States.
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Feeding Cottonseed Products to Livestock

Feeding Cottonseed Products to Livestock

Date: 1920
Creator: Sheets, E. W.
Description: Report discussing practices and giving guidelines for feeding cottonseed products to livestock. The composition and grades of cottonseed products are discussed, as well as their possibly poisonous effects on young calves and pigs, in addition to the suitability of cottonseed products for different classes of livestock.
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Saving livestock from starvation on southwestern ranges.

Saving livestock from starvation on southwestern ranges.

Date: 1936
Creator: Forsling, C. L. (Clarence Luther), b. 1893.
Description: Describes methods for preventing livestock starvation due to drought or overstocking on ranges in the southwestern United States.
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Canadian Field Peas

Canadian Field Peas

Date: 1905
Creator: Shaw, Thomas, 1843-1918
Description: Report discussing the cultivation of the Canadian field pea, including its uses and adaptability to the United State.
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Sweet Clover: Utilization

Sweet Clover: Utilization

Date: 1917
Creator: Coe, H. S.
Description: This report discusses the different uses of sweet clover as a crop for hay, silage, pasturage, soiling, feed, and soil improvement.
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How Live Stock Is Handled in the Bluegrass Region of Kentucky

How Live Stock Is Handled in the Bluegrass Region of Kentucky

Date: 1917
Creator: Arnold, J. H. (Jacob Hiram), 1864-1921
Description: "The object of this bulletin is to show how livestock is handled and fits into the farm organization in the bluegrass region of Kentucky. The average successful farm of any long-established type will have various kinds of livestock distributed in about the proportion that owners or operators in general believe will pay best. Thus, a gradual process of selection is going on constantly in all agricultural regions, and it should be to the farmer's interest to know the best practice in his community and to have explained the economic advantages that have been secured by such practice. In this bulletin an effort has been made to bring out the fundamental practices that make for success with livestock in central Kentucky as determined by the practices of the more successful livestock farmers of that region." -- p. 3
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Utilization of Farm Wastes in Feeding Live Stock

Utilization of Farm Wastes in Feeding Live Stock

Date: 1917
Creator: Ray, S. H.
Description: "More than one-third of the total production of grain straw in the United States is not being used to advantage, and of this amount one-half is an absolute loss.... This bulletin points out methods whereby these wastes may be eliminated, our herds and flocks economically maintained, and the amount of grain used for the feeding of livestock reduced to the minimum." -- p. 2
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Producing Family and Farm Supplies on the Cotton Farm

Producing Family and Farm Supplies on the Cotton Farm

Date: 1923
Creator: Goodrich, C. L. (Charles Landon)
Description: Revised edition. "Home production of supplies offers the Southern farm family an easy way to reduce the cost of living. Because of the long growing season, and the short, mild winters of the Cotton Belt, garden vegetables may be grown there in abundance throughout the year with little labor and at trifling expense. Necessary livestock products and feeds for farm animals can be produced on the farm much more cheaply than they can be bought. This bulletin suggests ways in which southern farmers may make the most of opportunities for the home production of commodities that otherwise would necessitate cash outlay." -- p. 2
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