Saltbushes. Metadata

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  • Main Title Saltbushes.
  • Series Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 108.
  • Series Title Agrostology [publication] (United States. Division of Agrostology.) ; 108.
  • Alternate Title Salt-bushes


  • Author: United States. Department of Agriculture.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. Division of Agrostology.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: Kennedy, P. Beveridge
    Creator Type: Personal


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


  • Creation: 1900
  • Digitized: 2009-02-15


  • English


  • Content Description: Discusses varieties of foreign and native salt-bushes, how they are grown, and their value as drought-resistant plants for livestock forage.
  • Physical Description: 20 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Salt-bush.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Salt-bush -- Composition.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Alkali lands -- United States.
  • Keyword: orache
  • Keyword: orach
  • Keyword: atriplex
  • Keyword: soil salination
  • Keyword: halophytes
  • Keyword: salt
  • Keyword: forage
  • Keyword: drought-resistant plants
  • Keyword: sage
  • Keyword: alkaline soil


  • 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


  • OCLC: 15045428
  • Government Documents No.: A 1.9:108
  • UNT Catalog No.: b3292372
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc6435


  • Display Note: Several illustrations are signed: "Baldwin." Includes bibliographical references. Contents: General characteristics -- Distribution of seed -- How to sow the seed -- Introduced saltbushes -- American saltbushes -- Composition of the saltbushes -- Food value of the saltbushes -- Miscellaneous alkali plants -- Alkali and alkali soils -- Conclusions.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Omniscan creationAppVersion: 11 creationHardware: Zeutschel OS 10000