Nut-tree propagation.

Nut-tree propagation.

Date: August 1926
Creator: Reed, C. A. (Clarence Arthur), 1880-1950.
Description: A brief guide to nut-tree propagation, including budding and grafting and seed and stock selection. Intended for use by growers who must be able to distinguish seedlings from budded and grafted trees, or who wish to improve their own orchard trees.
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Apple growing east of the Mississippi River.

Apple growing east of the Mississippi River.

Date: July 1940
Creator: Gould, H. P.
Description: Describes the various factors that should be taken into consideration when developing and maintaining apple orchards, including: types of soil, climate conditions, the selecting and handling of young trees, the use of fertilizers, methods of pruning and spraying, and methods of repelling pests.
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Orchard irrigation.

Orchard irrigation.

Date: 1927
Creator: Fortier, Samuel.
Description: Provides instructions for effective orchard irrigation; discusses three methods of orchard irrigation: the furrow method, the basin method, and the sprinkling method.
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Growing fruits and nuts in the southern Great Plains.

Growing fruits and nuts in the southern Great Plains.

Date: November 1955
Creator: Locke, L. F.
Description: Explains how to plant and cultivate fruit and nut trees in the southern Great Plains of the United States.
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Apple-orchard renovation.

Apple-orchard renovation.

Date: 1940
Creator: Gould, H. P.
Description: Describes various methods for maximizing the quality and output of apple orchards.
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The Protection of Orchards in the Pacific Northwest from Spring Frosts by Means of Fires and Smudges

The Protection of Orchards in the Pacific Northwest from Spring Frosts by Means of Fires and Smudges

Date: 1910
Creator: O'Gara, P. J.
Description: "The object of this bulletin is to give, in considerable detail, the results of successful experiments and the methods employed in preventing frost injury by means of fires and smudges in the apple, peach, and pear orchards of the Rogue River Valley in southern Oregon during the spring of 1909.... The important facts to be known by the grower are how to prepare for frost prevention, what materials to employ for fuel and the manner of distributing them in the orchards, what to use in starting the fires and the method of preparing them, etc." -- p. 5
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Citrus Fruit Growing in the Gulf States

Citrus Fruit Growing in the Gulf States

Date: 1906
Creator: Rolfs, P. H. (Peter Henry), 1865-1944
Description: Report discussing best practices for cultivating a citrus orchard. Discussion includes possible grove sites, varieties of citrus trees, fertilizers, methods of cold protection, and nursery cultivation.
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Transplanting trees and shrubs.

Transplanting trees and shrubs.

Date: 1932
Creator: Mulford, Furman Lloyd, b. 1869.
Description: Describes the most effective ways of transplanting trees and shrubs from one environment to another, including information regarding: root protection; correct planting methods; suitable soil; and how to properly prepare plants for transplanting.
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Pear growing in the Pacific Coast states.

Pear growing in the Pacific Coast states.

Date: June 1957
Creator: Magness, J. R. (John Robert), 1894-
Description: Describes pear varieties of the Pacific Coast states, and how to grow them.
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Experiment Station Work, [Volume] 22

Experiment Station Work, [Volume] 22

Date: 1903
Creator: United States. Office of Experiment Stations.
Description: Bulletin issued by the U. S. Department of Agriculture compiling selected articles from the Agricultural Experiment Stations. This bulletin contains articles on: Pure Water for Cows; When to Cut Forage Crops; Lippia, or Fog Fruit; Pithiness in Celery; Irrigation of Strawberries; Farmers' Fruit Garden; Management of Orchards; Tropical and Subtropical Fruits; China Asters; Preserving Sweet Potatoes; Food Value of Beans; Tankage for Pigs; and Remedies for Fleas.
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