Asparagus Culture

Asparagus Culture

Date: 1897
Creator: Handy, R. B.
Description: Report discussing the cultivation of asparagus, including its varieties, soil preparation, fertilizers, harvesting practices, canning methods, and common fungus diseases and insect enemies.
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The home vineyard : with special reference to northern conditions

The home vineyard : with special reference to northern conditions

Date: 1902
Creator: Ragan, W. H. (William Henry), 1836-1909
Description: Describes how to cultivate a small vineyard. Discussion includes techniques for supporting and training vines, pruning, and soil drainage.
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The Nichols Terrace: An Improved Channel-Type Terrace for the Southeast

The Nichols Terrace: An Improved Channel-Type Terrace for the Southeast

Date: 1937
Creator: Henry, Jerome J. & Nichols, Mark Lovel
Description: This bulletin describes how farmers can build a Nichols terrace, which is an improved channel-type terrace. Maintenance suggestions are also provided.
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Food Choice and Waste in Texas Middle School Cafeterias

Food Choice and Waste in Texas Middle School Cafeterias

Date: 2011
Creator: Connors, Priscilla L. & Sandifer, Kirby
Description: Infographic on a study of food choice and waste in Texas middle school cafeterias. During winter/spring 2011 researchers at the University of North Texas (UNT) documented school meal choices in a district that participated in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP). This infographic describes the methods and results of the study.
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A U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Plan

A U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Plan

Date: August 2011
Creator: Michalak, Anna M.; Jackson, Robert B.; Marland, Gregg; Sabine, Christopher L. & Carbon Cycle Science Working Group
Description: This reassessment of the U.S. carbon cycle science priorities was initiated by the U.S. Carbon Cycle Interagency Working Group (CCIWG) and Carbon Cycle Science Steering Group (CCSSG) in 2008. This planning process has culminated in the publication of the new U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Plan. The new Plan is intended to provide guidance for U.S. research efforts on the global carbon cycle for the next decade.
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