Growing Fruit for Home Use in the Great Plains Area

One of 1,872 pamphlets in the series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) available on this site.

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This report gives recommendations to farmers in the Great Plains of the United States who would like to grow fruit in this region in which fruit is not commonly cultivated. Topics discussed include climate and soil requirements, pruning, irrigation, orchard pests, injury from hail, and suggested fruit varieties.

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40 p. : ill., 1 map ; 23 cm.

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Gould, H. P. & Grace, Oliver J. 1916.

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  • Gould, H. P. "Pomologist in Charge of Fruit-Production Investigations, Office of Horticultural and Pomological Investigations."
  • Grace, Oliver J. "Superintendent, Akron Field Station, Dry-Land Agriculture Investigations."

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This report gives recommendations to farmers in the Great Plains of the United States who would like to grow fruit in this region in which fruit is not commonly cultivated. Topics discussed include climate and soil requirements, pruning, irrigation, orchard pests, injury from hail, and suggested fruit varieties.

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40 p. : ill., 1 map ; 23 cm.

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"June 30, 1916." -- title page

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The United States Department of Agriculture Farmers' Bulletins were produced to disseminate information about agricultural topics. This collection includes bulletins published between the 1880's and the 1980's.

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  • 1916

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Gould, H. P. & Grace, Oliver J. Growing Fruit for Home Use in the Great Plains Area, pamphlet, 1916; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc96392/: accessed December 10, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.