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Investigations of the parasites of Popillia japonica and related scarabaeidae in the Far East from 1929 to 1933, inclusive.

Description: Describes the results of scientific research of parasites of the Japanese beetle at various stages of the beetle life cycle. The studies were carried out from 1929 to 1933 in Japan, Chosen (Korea), India, and Taiwan.
Date: October 1940
Creator: Gardner, T. R. (Theodore Roosevelt), b. 1899. & Parker, L. B. (Lawrence Bemis), 1901-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Life history and control of the tomato pinworm.

Description: Describes the history and life cycle of the tomato pinworm, the types and extent of damage that it causes, and steps that farmers can take to control it.
Date: September 1943
Creator: Elmore, J. C. (John Clifford), 1896- & Howland, A. F.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Prevention of damage by the seed-corn maggot to potato seed pieces.

Description: Uses results from a scientific study to describe how to best protect potato seed pieces from damage by the seed-corn maggot.
Date: February 1940
Creator: Reid, W. J. (William John), 1902-; Wright, R. C. (Robert Claude), b. 1885. & Peacock, Walter M.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Strains of field corn resistant to the survival of the European corn borer.

Description: Describes a series of scientific tests conducted over ten years to identify the strains of corn that were resistant to the threat of European corn borers, and provides the results of these tests.
Date: May 1942
Creator: Patch, L. H.; Holbert, J. R. & Everly, R. T.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Studies of methyl bromide in greenhouse and vault fumigation.

Description: Describes the results of scientific research regarding the effectiveness of methyl bromide as an insecticide in greenhouse and vault fumigation.
Date: September 1943
Creator: Richardson, Henry H. (Henry Howe), 1906-; Johnson, A. C. (Alpha Cornelius), b. 1889.; Bulger, Jacob Work, 1887-; Casanges, A. H. & Johnson, George V. (George Victor), 1910-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The yellow chapote, a native host of the Mexican fruitfly.

Description: Describes the yellow chapote tree that grows in southern Texas and Mexico, its uses and benefits, and the damage that the Mexican fruitfly causes to the tree.
Date: July 1941
Creator: Plummer, C. C.; McPhail, M. & Monk, J. W.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department