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Facts about wind erosion and dust storms on the Great Plains.

Description: Describes the history and conditions of drought, wind erosion, and dust storms in the Great Plains; discusses long-range conservation programs and emergency measures.
Date: 1961
Creator: United States. Soil Conservation Service.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Grass waterways in soil conservation.

Description: Describes how to establish grass-protected waterways on farm fields to prevent soil erosion.
Date: June 1960
Creator: Atkins, Maurice Donald, 1912- & Coyle, James J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cattle walkways: an aid to coastal marsh range conservation.

Description: Describes how building high, firm walkways for cattle in coastal regions of the United States allows cattle to graze in multiple ranges despite marshy land.
Date: November 1959
Creator: Williams, Robert E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Powder-post beetles in buildings : what to do about them.

Description: Describes different types of powder-post beetles, their life cycles, the damage they can cause to various types of wood, and methods for their control.
Date: November 1959
Creator: St. George, R. A. (Raymond Alexander), b. 1894. & McIntyre, T.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Filters and screens for irrigation wells.

Description: Describes the purpose of having filters and screens as part of an irrigation system, and how to properly select and install them.
Date: April 1959
Creator: Robinson, A. R. (August Robert), b. 1921.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Growing the Jerusalem artichoke.

Description: Describes the growth of Jerusalem artichokes in different areas of the United States. Provides suggestions for planting and harvesting.
Date: March 1959
Creator: Boswell, Victor R. (Victor Rickman), 1900-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cattle warts.

Description: A description of the virus that causes cattle warts, and methods of control.
Date: December 1958
Creator: United States. Agricultural Research Service.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Irrigation of field corn in the West.

Description: Describes recommended methods for irrigating corn in arid and semiarid regions.
Date: November 1958
Creator: Robins, J. S.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Demodectic mange in cattle.

Description: Describes demodectic mange, its causes, how it is recognized on cattle, and what can be done to control the disease.
Date: August 1958
Creator: United States. Agricultural Research Service. Animal Disease and Parasite Research Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Interseeding legumes in corn.

Description: Explains the practice and procedures for interseeding legumes and grasses in wide-row corn.
Date: July 1958
Creator: Van Doren, C. A. (Cornelius Austin), 1905- & Hays, O. E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Sash greenhouses.

Description: Describes sash greenhouses. Provides plans for constructing and heating greenhouses.
Date: July 1958
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The imported fire ant : how to control it.

Description: Describes the characteristics of fire ants, the damage they cause, and methods for control.
Date: April 1958
Creator: United States. Entomology Research Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Production of turnips and rutabagas.

Description: Describes varieties of turnips and rutabagas and effective methods of production and marketing.
Date: February 1958
Creator: Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Barberry eradication in stem rust control : wheat, oats, barley, rye.

Description: Discusses the spread of stem rust in wheat, oats, barley, and rye due to the presence of certain species of barberry bushes; discusses eradication of these barberry bushes to control stem rust.
Date: December 1957
Creator: United States. Plant Pest Control Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Know your watersheds.

Description: Describes the necessity of water in everyday life, the water cycle, and provides suggestions for the management of watersheds.
Date: September 1957
Creator: United States. Forest Service.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

U.S. grades for beef.

Description: A consumer guide to U.S. federal meat grades. Includes examples of the stamps used to mark meat, a chart of beef cuts, and a suggested cooking guide for meat cuts and grades.
Date: 1957
Creator: United States. Agricultural Marketing Service. Livestock Division.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Leather bookbindings: how to preserve them.

Description: Describes types of leather bindings for books and methods for preserving them.
Date: May 1956
Creator: Rogers, J. S. (Jerome Stanley), b. 1884. & Beebe, William, 1877-1962.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Know your butter grades.

Description: Describes the U.S. federal grades given to determine product quality, and how these grades are used for butter.
Date: February 1956
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Seven ways to greater egg profit.

Description: Describes seven best practices for managing chicken flocks and for collecting and storing eggs in order to produce Grade A eggs. The recommended practices are based on a study conducted in major egg-producing states in the midwestern United States.
Date: December 1955
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Corrugation irrigation.

Description: Describes the corrugation irrigation process and explains how to implement this layout to irrigate close-growing crops.
Date: December 1954
Creator: Stanley, William R.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The farmer's share of the consumer's food dollar.

Description: Describes the retail cost of food compared to the amount of money a farmer receives for it, including the cost of transportation.
Date: October 1954
Creator: Ogren, Kenneth E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

A rounded-corner hutch for rabbits.

Description: Provides a layout and instructions for building a rounded-corner hutch for rabbits.
Date: October 1954
Creator: Templeton, George S. (George Streator), 1887-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Farmhouse : split-level expansible.

Description: Summarizes a design and floor plan for a split-level farmhouse. Includes illustrations and photographs of the exterior and interior of the house.
Date: June 1954
Creator: United States. Agricultural Research Service.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department