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Broomcorn growing and handling.

Description: A guide to growing and selling broomcorn, a sorghum plant used for the making of brooms and whisk brooms.
Date: 1939
Creator: Washburn, R. S. (Raymond Secord), 1887- & Martin, John H. (John Holmes), 1893-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Varieties of common white wheat.

Description: Describes the varieties of white wheat most commonly grown in the United States. The descriptions are organized into seven groups, based on the characteristics of the varieties.
Date: October 1933
Creator: Clark, J. Allen (Jacob Allen), b. 1888.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The farm garden.

Description: A guide to starting and cultivating a farm garden.
Date: 1936
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Beattie, W. R. (William Renwick), b. 1870.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Growing sweet corn for the cannery.

Description: A guide to planting and growing sweet corn for commercial canning. Includes descriptions of sweet corn varieties and provides suggestions for the practical use of factory wastes.
Date: 1939
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Principles of dairy-barn ventilation.

Description: Explains the importance of ventilation and temperature regulation for dairy barns. Describes various types of barn ventilation systems and how they are constructed.
Date: 1931
Creator: Kelley, M. A. R. (Manley Alexander Raymond), 1888-1943.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The windbreak as a farm asset.

Description: Describes the benefits of the windbreak as a means to protect farm properties in the Plains region of the United States. Describes the effect of windbreaks on crop yields.
Date: 1937
Creator: Bates, Carlos G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Slash pine.

Description: Describes the characteristics of slash pine and the benefits of using it for turpentine gum.
Date: 1938
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department