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Dairy farming for beginners.

Description: Presents the factors to consider when deciding whether to start a dairy farm. Discusses markets, feed, capital, buildings, herd selection, record-keeping, and labor requirements.
Date: 1936
Creator: Shepherd, J. B. (Joseph Benjamin), 1892.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Preparation of eastern grapes for market.

Description: Describes the harvesting, packing, and handling of eastern grapes for the market. Discusses the leading production sections, the commercial varieties, inspection, packaging, and loading.
Date: 1936
Creator: Shaffer, B. E. (Bernice Eldon), 1892-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Apple scab.

Description: Discusses apple scab, its economic impact, distribution, susceptibility of various apples to the disease, and preventive measures.
Date: 1939
Creator: Roberts, John W. (John William), 1882-1957. & Pierce, Leslie.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Diseases of upland game birds.

Description: Describes the characteristics of various diseases that affect game birds such as quails and prairie chickens.
Date: August 1937
Creator: Shillinger, Jacob Edward, 1890- & Morley, L. C. (Leland Curtis), 1908-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Game management on the farm.

Description: Describes ways that a farmer can support game on his land to make the best use of otherwise wasted land. Provides an overview of practical game management practices.
Date: October 1936
Creator: Darling, Jay N. (Jay Norwood), 1876-1962.; Sheldon, H. P. & Gabrielson, Ira Noel, 1889-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The harlequin bug and its control.

Description: Describes the characteristics of the harlequin bug, the damage it can cause, and methods for its control.
Date: September 1939
Creator: White, W. H. (William Henry), 1892-1951. & Brannon, Loyd William, 1900-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Control of insect pests in stored grain.

Description: Discusses the causes of insect infestation in grain crops and acquaints the farmer or grain dealer with the characteristics of several fumigants so that he can choose the best one for particular conditions.
Date: 1937
Creator: Back, E. A. (Ernest Adna), 1886-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Painting on the farm.

Description: Describes the steps for preparing and painting different areas on the farm, along with the types of paint and equipment necessary to do the job.
Date: 1937
Creator: Holman, H. P.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Liquefied gas for the household.

Description: Describes the benefits of using liquefied gas as a means of power in the home, how it is measured and distributed, and its comparative costs.
Date: December 1939
Creator: Senner, Arthur H. (Arthur Henry) & Holbrook, Helen S. (Helen Shepard), b. 1882.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bean bacterial wilt.

Description: Describes the signs that beans are infected with bacterial wilt, the history of the disease, where it most often occurs, and the steps that can be taken to control it.
Date: February 1939
Creator: Hedges, Florence.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rhubarb production.

Description: Describes the history of rhubarb, and the steps for planting and cultivating rhubarb in the United States.
Date: August 1939
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department