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Diseases of cultivated lupines in the Southeast.

Description: Describes the characteristics of diseases that threaten lupines in the southeastern United States.
Date: October 1952
Creator: Weimer, J. L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Using electricity to water your garden.

Description: Describes the installation and use of equipment for watering a home garden.
Date: 1952
Creator: Arnold, Earl L. (Earl Lee), 1907-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Diseases and parasites of minks.

Description: A reference manual of mink diseases for the mink rancher. Does not encourage diagnosis or treatment without the advice of a veterinarian.
Date: November 1952
Creator: Gorham, J. R., 1922- & Griffiths, Henry Joseph, 1910-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Farm drainage.

Description: Describes the benefits of having a drainage system, and methods for planning and executing a variety of such systems.
Date: October 1952
Creator: Jones, Lewis A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Rice production in the southern states.

Description: Describes the best climate, soils, and irrigation systems for producing rice successfully in the southern United States.
Date: July 1952
Creator: Jones, Jenkin W. (Jenkin William), 1888-; Dockins, J. O.; Walker, R. K. (Rufus K.) & Davis, W. C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Control of the sugar beet nematode.

Description: Presents information on the value of certain crops that are generally used in rotations; and discusses the life history, distribution, and host plants of the nematode, as well as how it spreads.
Date: December 1952
Creator: Thorne, Gerald, 1890-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Better feeding of livestock.

Description: Discusses best practices in livestock feeding. Provides instructions for preparing feeds for various types of livestock on the farm.
Date: August 1952
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

From the dust of the earth.

Description: Describes how the things people enjoy in everyday life come from the soil, either directly or indirectly, and the value of participating in soil conservation.
Date: March 1952
Creator: Lathrop, William H., 1900-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The soil that went to town.

Description: Describes the problem of soil erosion and methods for its prevention, in an elementary story format.
Date: November 1952
Creator: Gee, C. W. (Chester Wilson), 1904-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Judging sheep.

Description: Describes systematic processes for inspecting and judging sheep.
Date: February 1952
Creator: Potts, C. G.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

How's your storage?

Description: A leaflet describing the Farm-Storage Facility Loan Program of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC).
Date: August 1952
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Production and Marketing Administration.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

For higher production : soil and water conservation.

Description: Describes how to conserve water and soil on a farm or ranch in order to maintain higher production of crops and livestock.
Date: September 1952
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Corn growers : would you deliberately throw away millions of dollars?

Description: Explains how farmers can save money through orderly marketing by using the Commodity Credit Corporation price-support program.
Date: August 1952
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture. Production and Marketing Administration.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The 1952 cotton goal: 16 million bales from 28 million acres.

Description: Discusses the need for large cotton crops in 1952 and requirements for achieving the highest possible yields. Includes an outlook for resources such as fertilizer, pesticides, defoliants, machinery, and manpower.
Date: February 1952
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

7 questions to ask when you buy or sell shelled corn by grade.

Description: An explanation of corn grade requirements. Factors include insects, odors, moisture, weight-per-bushel, cleanliness, damaged kernels, and color.
Date: February 1952
Creator: United States. Extension Service.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Wood Chips for the Land.

Description: Describes how farmers and ranchers can use wood chips to prevent soil erosion, as bedding for livestock, and as a way to make soil richer for producing crops.
Date: June 1952
Creator: McIntyre, Arthur Clifton, 1894-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Drying Ear Corn With Unheated Air.

Description: Provides a comparison of drying corn with heated air versus unheated air, the equipment and construction necessary to dry ear corn with unheated air, and the benefits of drying corn with this method.
Date: September 1952
Creator: United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering. Division of Farm Buildings and Rural Housing.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Drying Shelled Corn and Small Grain With Heated Air.

Description: Describes how to dry grain and corn with heated air, the equipment needed, and how to construct drying bins.
Date: September 1952
Creator: United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering. Division of Farm Buildings and Rural Housing.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Drying Ear Corn With Heated Air.

Description: Provides a comparison of drying corn with heated air versus unheated air, the equipment and construction necessary to dry ear corn with heated air, and the benefits of drying corn with this method.
Date: September 1952
Creator: United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering. Division of Farm Buildings and Rural Housing.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Preventing Cracks in New Wood Floors.

Description: Describes methods for preventing cracks caused by moisture in hardwood floors.
Date: December 1952
Creator: Teesdale, L. V. (Laurence Victor) & Mathewson, J. S.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Your Soil, Crumbly or Cloddy?

Description: Describes the importance of good soil tilth and methods for improving soil.
Date: August 1952
Creator: O'Neal, A. M. (Alfred Moore), b. 1881 & Klingebiel, A. A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Control of potato insects.

Description: Discusses various insect pests of the Irish potato and how to recognize them. Provides instructions for preparing and applying insecticides.
Date: July 1952
Creator: Dudley, J. E.; Landis, B. J. (Birely J.), 1904- & Shands, Wayland Arthur, 1905-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department