Gullies : how to control and reclaim them.

Gullies : how to control and reclaim them.

Date: January 1935
Creator: Ramser, C. E. (Charles Ernest), b. 1885.
Description: Outlines the importance of gullies and their function as a method of irrigation; details methods of controlling and maintaining gullies. Also outlines the potential negative effects that poorly maintained gullies can have on highways and grazing lands.
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Use the land and save the soil.

Use the land and save the soil.

Date: September 1949
Creator: Musser, R. H.
Description: This bulletin briefly answers the questions: "What is soil and water conservation?" and "How does the Soil Conservation Service help farmers and landowners?"
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Legumes in soil conservation practices.

Legumes in soil conservation practices.

Date: 1938
Creator: Pieters, A. J.
Description: Describes measures for preventing soil erosion through the planting of legumes.
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Soil-depleting, soil-conserving, and soil-building crops.

Soil-depleting, soil-conserving, and soil-building crops.

Date: September 1938
Creator: United States. Bureau of Plant Industry.
Description: Discusses soil conservation in a clear and concise manner. Discusses soil building, soil conserving, and soil depleting crops as well as the minerals to be found in soil.
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Terracing farm lands.

Terracing farm lands.

Date: 1924
Creator: Ramser, C. E. (Charles Ernest), b. 1885.
Description: Discusses terracing as a way to prevent soil erosion. Provides instructions for building and maintaining terraces.
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For higher production : soil and water conservation.

For higher production : soil and water conservation.

Date: September 1952
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Describes how to conserve water and soil on a farm or ranch in order to maintain higher production of crops and livestock.
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Stop gullies : save your farm.

Stop gullies : save your farm.

Date: September 1934
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941.
Description: Provides advice and instructions for stopping or healing gullies created by erosion. Includes photographs and descriptions of the damage caused by gullies to farmland.
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Sericea in conservation farming.

Sericea in conservation farming.

Date: September 1951
Creator: Bailey, R. Y. (Richmond Young), b. 1893.
Description: Describes the use of sericea as a means of ground cover and as a way to prevent soil erosion.
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The Control of Blowing Soils

The Control of Blowing Soils

Date: 1910
Creator: Free, E. E. (Edward Elway), b. 1883 & Westgate, J. M.
Description: "The rapid extension of agricultural operations into the sections of the United States where the rainfall is so limited as to make the problem of soil blowing a serious one has led to numerous calls for information concerning the best methods of solution." -- p. 2. Control of blowing of both sandy soils and soils from newly cleared lands are among the topics discussed.
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The use of bluegrass sod in the control of soil erosion.

The use of bluegrass sod in the control of soil erosion.

Date: October 1936
Creator: Uhland, R. E. (Russel Edward), 1896-
Description: Describes how to obtain bluegrass and use it to control gullies and soil erosion. Includes plans for constructing a sod cutter.
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