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Poultry raising on the farm.

Description: A guide for the poultry breeder. Discusses bird varieties, care and housing, feeding, and the advantages of farm poultry raising.
Date: 1901
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Practical suggestions for farm buildings.

Description: Contains simple instructions for building modest but comfortable farm houses that can be expanded.
Date: 1901
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Protection of food products from injurious temperatures.

Description: A guide to the safe transportation and storage of perishable food items. Describes measures to protect against both intense cold and intense heat.
Date: 1901
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Tree planting on rural school grounds.

Description: Discusses the importance of planning for successful Arbor-Day tree plantings on rural school grounds and churchyards. Includes suggested study topics for teachers to use in school lessons.
Date: 1901
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Celery culture.

Description: A guide to growing celery, including planting, watering, mulching, insect and disease control, storage, and selling.
Date: 1902
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The culture of tobacco.

Description: A guide to tobacco farming, including sowing, planting, fertilizing, cutting, seed saving, and insect pest control.
Date: 1902
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Ducks and geese : standard breeds and management.

Description: Describes the standard breeds of ducks and geese, and provides instructions for their care and management.
Date: 1902
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Earth roads.

Description: Discusses earth roads, and methods of drainage that are essential to maintaining them.
Date: 1902
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Principles of nutrition and nutritive value of food.

Description: Discusses the general principles of nutrition. Includes the results of studies carried out by the Department of Experiment Stations.
Date: 1902
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Home manufacture and use of unfermented grape juice.

Description: Discusses the grape, causes of its fermentation and methods of prevention. Describes the composition, flavors, uses, and qualities of unfermented grape juice.
Date: 1903
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Poultry as food.

Description: Discusses the use of poultry in the American diet.
Date: 1903
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Alfalfa seed.

Description: A guide to judging and testing the quality of alfalfa seed.
Date: 1904
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The dairy herd: its formation and management.

Description: A guide to the care and feeding of dairy cattle, and management of the dairy herd.
Date: 1904
Creator: Alvord, Henry E. (Henry Elijah), 1844-1904
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Strawberries.

Description: Provides instructions for the propagation, culture, and shipping of strawberries. Includes a discussion of forcing for winter fruit and a list of varieties suited for various geographical areas of the United States.
Date: 1904
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Usefulness of the American toad.

Description: Describes the beneficial characteristics of the toad.
Date: 1904
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bee keeping.

Description: Discusses beekeeping in detail. Precautions against stinging and swarming are provided, along with information on types of bees, how to obtain honey and wax, and the risks of loss due to diseases and pests.
Date: 1905
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Carbon bisulphid as an insecticide.

Description: A guide to the use of carbon disulfide ("bisulfid of carbon") as an insecticide against the cigarette beetle, as well as other insect pests and borers. The information is largely based on experiments conducted in 1901 by the Division of Entomology, at a large tobacco establishment in Washington, D.C.
Date: 1905
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Conformation of beef and dairy cattle.

Description: A guide to the judging of cattle, for use by breeders, farmers, stock feeders, or dairymen.
Date: 1905
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Dairying in the South.

Description: A guide to dairy farming for new farmers in the South, for the purpose of improving the quality of their products.
Date: 1905
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Grape growing in the South.

Description: Describes methods of grape culture used in the South. Intended for use by small farmers or large wine-makers.
Date: 1905
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Squab raising.

Description: Discusses squab raising in detail, including the varieties of pigeons, methods of breeding, feeding, management, housing, disease control, killing, dressing, and selling.
Date: 1905
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department