Further studies on the removal of spray residues from eastern-grown apples.

Further studies on the removal of spray residues from eastern-grown apples.

Date: August 1942
Creator: Haller, M. H. (Mark Hughlin), 1897-
Description: Describes the variety of residues found on apples, the amount of residue, and different ways to wash the apples and remove residue.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The principal insect enemies of growing wheat.

The principal insect enemies of growing wheat.

Date: 1901
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Describes several insect pests affecting wheat crops, and how to control them.
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ReSource, Volume 8, Number 1, Fall 1991

ReSource, Volume 8, Number 1, Fall 1991

Date: 1991
Creator: University of North Texas
Description: ReSource magazine includes articles and notes about research at University of North Texas in various academic fields.
Contributing Partner: University Relations, Communications & Marketing department for UNT
The Mexican cotton-boll weevil.

The Mexican cotton-boll weevil.

Date: 1901
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Description: Describes the life cycle of the cotton boll weevil, the damage it causes, and methods for its control.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Studies of methyl bromide in greenhouse and vault fumigation.

Studies of methyl bromide in greenhouse and vault fumigation.

Date: September 1943
Creator: Richardson, Henry H. (Henry Howe), 1906-
Description: Describes the results of scientific research regarding the effectiveness of methyl bromide as an insecticide in greenhouse and vault fumigation.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Profile of the youth self-report among south Texas adolescents and the potential relationship to pesticide exposure

Profile of the youth self-report among south Texas adolescents and the potential relationship to pesticide exposure

Date: August 1999
Creator: Hagar, Kristy S.
Description: The potential for human exposure to pesticides exists particularly for agricultural workers (i.e. migrant workers) and individuals within close proximity to pesticide-sprayed crops (i.e. those living on or near agricultural farms). Children, through biology and behavior, may be more susceptible and vulnerable to exposure to pesticides than adults. The purpose of this study was to examine young populations particularly at-risk for occupational or accidental exposure to pesticides and determine associated behavioral, emotional, and physical symptoms. A total of 444 students from two South Texas school districts completed questionnaires assessing level of risk of exposure to pesticides and were categorized into at-risk and low risk categories. Physical, emotional, and behavioral symptoms were obtained using the Youth Self-Report. Children who were at-risk demonstrated significantly higher scores on the Youth Self-Report (YSR) in the areas of anxious/depressed, attention problems, social problems, somatic complaints, thought problems, withdrawal, internalizing behaviors, and total problem behaviors than children who were at lower risk of pesticide exposure. Odds ratios were obtained and suggested that children in the at-risk category were more five times more likely to score in the clinically significant range on the Attention Problems subscale, and three times more likely to score in the clinically significant ...
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Diseases and insects of garden vegetables.

Diseases and insects of garden vegetables.

Date: 1940
Creator: Gilbert, William W. (William Williams), b. 1880.
Description: Describes a wide variety of insect pests and diseases of vegetables, their characteristics, and the steps farmers can take to prevent, control, and treat these threats.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
The chinch bug and how to fight it.

The chinch bug and how to fight it.

Date: June 1926
Creator: Flint, W. P. (Wesley Pillsbury), 1882-1943.
Description: Describes the damages caused by the chinch bug to grain and grass crops, and several methods for its control.
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Tobacco hornworm insecticide : recommendations for use of powdered arsenate of lead in dark-tobacco district.

Tobacco hornworm insecticide : recommendations for use of powdered arsenate of lead in dark-tobacco district.

Date: June 1923
Creator: Morgan, A. C.
Description: Describes methods for the use of arsenate of lead to control the tobacco hornworm and prevent damage to crops.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Lubricating-oil sprays for use on dormant fruit trees.

Lubricating-oil sprays for use on dormant fruit trees.

Date: April 1933
Creator: Quaintance, A. L. (Altus Lacy), 1870-1958.
Description: Provides instructions for the preparation, storage, and use of lubricating-oil emulsions for orchard spraying.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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