Pineapple growing. Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Pineapple growing.
  • Series Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 140.
  • Series Title Bureau of Plant Industry [publication] (United States. Bureau of Plant Industry) ; 5.
  • Series Title Vegetable Physiology and Pathology [publication] (United States. Bureau of Plant Industry) ; 87.

Creator

  • Author: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: Rolfs, P. H. (Peter Herry), 1865-1944.
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: United States. Bureau of Plant Industry.
    Creator Type: Organization

Publisher

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

Date

  • Creation: 1906
  • Digitized: 2009-02-15

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: A guide to pineapple farming, including planting, gathering, disease control, shipping, and selling.
  • Physical Description: 48 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Pineapple.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Pineapple -- Varieties.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Pineapple -- Transportation.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Pineapple -- Marketing.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Pineapple -- Fertilizers.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Pineapple -- Canning and preserving.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Pineapple -- Diseases and pests.
  • Keyword: ananas comosus
  • Keyword: tropical fruits
  • Keyword: piña
  • Keyword: rattoons
  • Keyword: suckers
  • Keyword: growing pineapples
  • Keyword: pineapple farming
  • Keyword: growing fruit
  • Keyword: shipping pineapples

Collection

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

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Government Documents No.: A 1.9:140/1-906 x
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc6415

Note

  • Display Note: Includes bibliographical references. Contents: Introduction -- Terms used on pineapple plantations -- The pineapple family -- Earliest cultivation -- Varieties -- Lines of improvement -- Climate -- Soil -- Gathering -- Shipping -- Cold storage -- Markets -- Prices -- Cost of 1 acre -- Starting without capital -- Fertilizers -- Mulching -- The land -- Laying off the land -- Planting -- Cultivation -- Irrigation -- Canning -- To prepare for table use -- Diseases, insects and injuries -- Pineapple sheds -- Trees for shade -- By-products.
  • Display Note: 1906 reprint of 1901 edition.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Omniscan creationAppVersion: 11 creationHardware: Zeutschel OS 10000