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Using tall fescue in soil conservation.

Description: Describes the characteristics of tall fescue and how it can contribute to soil conservation.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Bailey, R. Y. (Richmond Young), b. 1893. & Scott, Clarice L. (Clarice Louisba), b. 1899.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Reducing damage to trees from construction work.

Description: Describes the damage often inflicted upon trees during construction projects, and explains how to plan projects accordingly to avoid these problems.
Date: 1949
Creator: Fowler, Marvin E. (Marvin Edward), 1904-; Gravatt, G. F. & Thompson, A. Robert.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Mule production.

Description: Describes the benefits of work mules, methods for breeding them, and characteristics of high-quality mules.
Date: 1949
Creator: Williams, J. O. (John Oscar), 1885- & Speelman, S. R. (Sanford Reed), 1894-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Farm poultry raising.

Description: Describes how to efficiently and successfully produce profitable poultry on the farm.
Date: 1949
Creator: Bird, H. R. (Herbert Roderick), 1912- & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Soybeans : culture and varieties.

Description: Describes soybean varieties and how to grow them.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Morse, W. J. (William Joseph), b. 1884.; Cartter, J. L. (Jackson Leaphart), 1902- & Williams, L. F. (Leonard Freeman), 1909-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Drying seed cotton.

Description: Describes various methods of cotton-drying and the effectiveness of each.
Date: January 1949
Creator: Gerdes, Francis L. (Francis Leo), 1907-; Bennett, Charles A. (Charles Abel), b. 1889. & Martin, William J. (William Jules), 1910-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Taming runaway waters

Description: Describes the damage caused and the economic impact of floods and fast-moving water. Discusses the role of soil and water management programs in flood control.
Date: November 1949
Creator: Gee, C. W. (Chester Wilson), 1904-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Dresses designed for little girls.

Description: Provides suggestions for the design, construction, and evaluation of dresses made for girls aged 2 to 6. Includes advice about design features, fabric selection, and quality of workmanship.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Scott, Clarice L. (Clarice Louisba), b. 1899
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Improving poultry through the National Poultry Improvement Plan.

Description: Describes a national plan to improve poultry standards and production in the United States.
Date: April 1949
Creator: Zumbro, Paul B. (Paul Branson), 1904-; Buster, Melvin W. (Melvin Wright), 1894-; Sykes, J. D. (John Douglas), 1902-; Moore, S. A.; Carlson, Roy D., 1914-; Hemstra, L. C. et al.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Grow disease-resistant oats.

Description: Describes different types of oats that are resistant to disease, and additional steps to take to prevent disease.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Stanton, T. R. (Thomas Ray), b. 1885. & Coffman, Franklin A. (Franklin Arthur), 1892-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Logging farm forest crops in the Northeast.

Description: A step-by-step guide to logging the forests of the northeastern United States. Includes information about the tools and equipment used, including axes, saws, and tractors, as well as the use of horses.
Date: July 1949
Creator: Simmons, Fred C. (Fred Charles), 1905-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Mixing fertilizers on the farm.

Description: Describes how to plan and mix fertilizers for use on the farm.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Whittaker, Colin W. (Colin Winterbourne), 1896-1972
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Diseases of cabbage and related plants.

Description: Describes the characteristics of various parasitic and non-parasitic diseases of the cabbage and similar plants.
Date: 1949
Creator: Walker, J. C. (John Charles), 1893-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Lettuce growing in greenhouses.

Description: Describes different types of greenhouses for lettuce-growing; provides instructions for growing lettuce in greenhouses.
Date: May 1949
Creator: Thompson, Ross C. (Ross Calvin), 1896-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Dust storms come from the poorer lands.

Description: Describes the different classifications of land and the effect soil erosion has on the quality of land and its future for crop production. Contains the results of an extensive study.
Date: September 1949
Creator: Finnell, H. H. (Henry Howard), b. 1894
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

How to build a farm pond.

Description: Describes the steps necessary to build a pond on farmland, including surveying land, testing the soil, building a spillway, and maintaining the pond.
Date: September 1949
Creator: Atkinson, Walter S., 1905-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Farm housing loans.

Description: This brochure answers frequently-asked questions about farm housing loans.
Date: 1949
Creator: United States. Farmers Home Administration.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Use the land and save the soil.

Description: This bulletin briefly answers the questions: "What is soil and water conservation?" and "How does the Soil Conservation Service help farmers and landowners?"
Date: September 1949
Creator: Musser, R. H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

How to use whole and nonfat dry milk.

Description: Discusses the nutritional benefits of milk for adults and children. Pages 6-31 contain recipes using whole and nonfat dry milk.
Date: October 1949
Creator: Swickard, Mary T.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Our remaining land : we can use it and save it.

Description: Discusses the condition of the remaining productive land in the United States and the risk of losing it to soil erosion. Describes conservation efforts including the use of land standards in conservation planning.
Date: June 1949
Creator: United States. Soil Conservation Service.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department