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  • Main Title The manufacture of sorghum sirup.
  • Series Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Department of Agriculture)
  • Added Title United States Department of Agriculture Bulletin 90
  • Alternate Title Manufacture of sorghum syrup


  • Author: United States. Department of Agriculture.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: Denton, A. A.
    Creator Type: Personal


  • Illustrator: Flournoy, P. P.
    Contributor Type: Personal


  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 1901
  • Digitized: 2009-02-15


  • English


  • Content Description: A guide to simple methods of sorghum syrup production, for farmers with limited facilities.
  • Physical Description: 32 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Sorghum syrup.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Sorghum.
  • Keyword: grasses
  • Keyword: fodder
  • Keyword: cereal
  • Keyword: syrup


  • Name: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
    Code: ATOZ
  • Name: USDA Farmers' Bulletins
    Code: USDAFB


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Book


  • Text


  • Government Documents No.: A 1.9:90/1-901 x
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc6393


  • Display Note: Several illustrations are signed: "P. P. F."; others are unsigned. Contents: Definitions -- Sorghum sirup and sugar-cane sirup compared -- Statistics of sorghum production -- Sorghum in semiarid sections -- Improved varieties of sorghum -- Experiments by the Department of Agriculture -- Experiments by the Kansas State Experiment Station -- Preparing the soil, planting, and cultivation -- Grinding cane -- Clarifying the juice -- Settling tanks -- Evaporating -- Superheating sorghum juice -- Summary -- Letters from representative sirup makers.
  • Display Note: 1901 reprint of 1899 edition.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Omniscan creationAppVersion: 11 creationHardware: Zeutschel OS 10000