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Bed bugs : how to control them.

Description: Describes the life cycle of the bedbug and the hazards associated with a bedbug infestation. Provides advice for identifying and controlling bedbugs.
Date: May 1953
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Chinchilla raising.

Description: Describes the characteristics of chinchillas; discusses how to care for chinchillas and raise them for fur.
Date: January 1953
Creator: Kellogg, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1890-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Contour-furrow irrigation.

Description: Describes how farmers can use contour-furrow irrigation as a means of preventing soil erosion and maintaining even watering of crops.
Date: September 1953
Creator: Kohler, Karl O.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Control of white pine blister rust in the northeastern states.

Description: Describes the value of the white pine and the threat of blister rust to the trees in the northeastern United States. Provides methods for blister rust control.
Date: August 1953
Creator: United States. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The dairy herd improvement association program.

Description: A guide to organizing and operating a dairy-herd-improvement association for the purpose of maintaining records used to improve the profitability of herds.
Date: April 1953
Creator: Kendrick, J. F. (James Frank), 1904-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Diseases and parasites of poultry.

Description: Describes various diseases and parasites which affect poultry, and methods of treatment.
Date: 1953
Creator: Hall, Walter J. (Walter Jay), 1891- & Wehr, Everett E. (Everett Elmer), 1895-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Reseeding southwestern range lands with crested wheatgrass.

Description: A guide to planting crested wheatgrass for grazing. Recommendations are based on experiments conducted from 1898 to 1952.
Date: 1953
Creator: Reynolds, H. G. (Hudson Gillis), 1918- & Springfield, H. W. (Harry Wayne), 1920-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The guinea fowl.

Description: Describes the types of guinea fowl and their characteristics .
Date: December 1953
Creator: United States. Agricultural Research Administration. Poultry Section.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The hessian fly and how losses from it can be avoided.

Description: Describes the life cycle of the hessian fly, the damage it causes to wheat and other grains, and methods of control.
Date: 1953
Creator: Cartwright, W. B. & Jones, E. T. (Elmer Thomas), 1892-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Incubation and brooding of chickens.

Description: Describes the benefits of using artificial egg incubation and artificial brooding of chicks as economical ways to replace chicken flocks from year to year.
Date: June 1953
Creator: Olsen, Marlow William, 1906-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

It's good business to protect your bean investment.

Description: Describes the risks that bean farmers may be taking, the costs of updating farming techniques, and the value of insuring the crops.
Date: February 1953
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

It's good business to protect your corn investment.

Description: Describes the risks that farmers take, and the benefits of having insurance to protect an investment in the corn crop.
Date: February 1953
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

It's good business to protect your crop investment.

Description: Describes the risk that farmers take, and the benefits of having insurance to protect an investment in crops.
Date: February 1953
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

It's good business to protect your tobacco investment.

Description: Describes the risks that tobacco farmers may be taking, the costs of updating farming techniques, and the value of insuring the crops.
Date: February 1953
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

It's good business to protect your wheat investment.

Description: Describes the risk that farmers take, and the benefits of having insurance to protect an investment in the wheat crop.
Date: February 1953
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Livestock for small farms.

Description: Describes various types of livestock that a small farm owner may want to raise.
Date: November 1953
Creator: Erskine, Ralph, 1889-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Ornamental hedges for the southern Great Plains.

Description: Discusses ornamental hedges that are best for use in the southern Great Plains and methods for their care. Gives instructions for selecting planting stock, care, and pruning hedges.
Date: February 1953
Creator: Johnson, E. W. (Ernest W.), 1904-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Part-time farming.

Description: Describes the advantages and disadvantages of part-time farming; provides recommendations for types of produce, equipment, and labor.
Date: 1953
Creator: Scoville, Orlin J. (Orlin James), 1911- & Smith, Katherine A. (Katherine Augusta), 1884-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The red harvester ant and how to subdue it.

Description: Describes the life cycle of the red harvester ant, the damage it causes, and methods of control.
Date: 1953
Creator: Barnes, O. L. (Olus L.), 1902- & Nerney, N. J. (Norbert J.), 1906-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

School lunch recipes for main dishes and desserts.

Description: A collection of large quantity recipes intended for school lunches. Includes recipes for main dishes, salad, and desserts. The recipes were laboratory-tested and field-tested by the U.S. Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics.
Date: February 1953
Creator: United States. Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The sheep tick and its eradication.

Description: Describes the characteristics of the sheep tick, the damage it causes to sheep, and methods of control.
Date: February 1953
Creator: Kemper, H. E. (Harry Elvin), 1888- & Peterson, H. O. (Harold O.), 1906-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Stable flies : how to control them.

Description: Describes characteristics of stable flies, the damage they cause, and methods of control.
Date: May 1953
Creator: United States. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Division of Insects Affecting Man and Animals.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Strip cropping for conservation and production.

Description: Discusses the role of soil and moisture conservation to keep land productive and increase crop yields. Describes methods and uses of strip cropping.
Date: 1953
Creator: Tower, Harold E. (Harold Everett), 1904- & Gardner, Harry H. (Harry Harrison), 1891-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department