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Chinchilla Raising.
Describes the characteristics of chinchillas; discusses how to care for chinchillas and raise them for fur.
Cow-testing associations, and stories the records tell.
Describes the history and functions of farm cow-testing associations; provides steps for starting a new cow-testing association.
Fur Farming Possibilities.
Describes a variety of animals used for fur farming.
Know Your Watersheds.
Describes the necessity of water in everyday life, the water cycle, and provides suggestions for the management of watersheds.
Homes for birds
Describes various types of birdhouses, where to place them, how to maintain them, and how to protect them against enemies of birds.
Protection of Turf From Damage by Japanese Beetle Grubs.
Describes the characteristics of the Japanese beetle, the damage it causes, and methods of control.
Russian-Olive for Wildlife and Good Land Use.
Describes the characteristics of the Russian-olive and the benefits of growing it.
The Redheaded Pine Sawfly.
Describes the characteristics of red-headed pine sawflies, the damage they cause to varieties of pine trees, and methods of control.
Preventing damage by Lyctus powder-post beetles.
Describes the characteristics of Lyctus powder-post beetles, the damage they cause, and methods of control.
Border Irrigation.
Provides instructions for implementing a border irrigation system for watering crops.
Grass Seed Production on Irrigated Land.
Provides recommendations for producing grass seed as a cash crop, using conservation-farming methods.
Control of the Garden Webworm in Alfalfa.
Describes the characteristics of the garden webworm, the damage it causes to alfalfa crops, and methods of control.
Hog-lot equipment.
Provides descriptions and instructions for building many types of equipment used for raising hogs. Includes fencing, feeding equipment, shelters, pest treatment equipment, breeding crates, and transportation equipment.
Russian Wild-Rye.
Describes the characteristics of Russian wild-rye, its development in the United States, and its production.
A Rounded-Corner Hutch for Rabbits.
Provides a layout and instructions for building a rounded-corner hutch for rabbits.
Protection of buildings and farm property from lightning.
Describes the threat of lightning and provides methods for protecting farm buildings and property from lightning damage.
Care and improvement of the farm woods.
Describes methods for maintaining and improving woodland areas on the farm.
Soybeans: Culture and Varieties.
Describes soybean varieties and how to grow them.
Farm poultry raising.
Describes how to efficiently and successfully produce profitable poultry on the farm.
Poultry houses and fixtures.
Discusses the essential principles of poultry housing. Includes photographs, plans, and instructions for constructing poultry fixtures, buildings, and other equipment.
Insect and fungous enemies of the grape.
Describes the characteristics of a variety of insects and diseases that threaten grapes, and methods of control.
Farm practices under corn-borer conditions.
Describes the problems caused by the corn borer in Ohio, Indiana, and Michigan, and methods of control.
Farm budgeting.
Provides instructions and explains the purpose of creating a farm budget.
Apple-orchard renovation.
Describes various methods for maximizing the quality and output of apple orchards.
Propagation of trees and shrubs.
Describes steps for increasing the production of trees and shrubs through the use of seeds, cuttings, layers, grafting, and budding.
The Bulk Handling of Grain: With Special Reference to the Pacific Coast States.
Describes the process and equipment necessary for handling grain in bulk, and the advantages of doing so.
What Tractors and Horses Do on Corn-Belt Farms.
Discusses the benefits and drawbacks of using tractors and horses for tasks on Corn Belt farms.
Oats in the north-central states.
Describes the different types of oats in the north-central United States and methods for their production.
Spring-sown red oats.
A guide to growing and harvesting spring-sown red oats in the southern half of the United States.
Rural Planning: The Social Aspects.
Describes the trend toward establishing planned recreation areas in rural communities, and the economic and social benefits they provide to farmers.
Varieties of hard red winter wheat.
Describes different types of hard red winter wheat and where it grows in the United States.
Canaries : their care and management.
A guide to the care and breeding of canaries.
The Southern Pine Beetle: A Serious Enemy of Pines in the South.
Describes the characteristics of the southern pine beetle, the damage it causes to pine trees in the southern United States, and methods of control.
The Boll-Weevil Problem.
Describes the characteristics of the boll weevil, the damage it causes to cotton crops of the southeastern United States, and methods of control.
Cattle grubs or heel flies with suggestions for their control.
Describes the damage caused by cattle grubs and provides methods for their control.
Back-yard poultry keeping.
Describes the advantages of keeping poultry at home; provides instructions for building, maintaining, and operating a poultry house.
Dairy-herd-improvement associations, and stories the records tell.
Describes the history and functions of farm dairy-herd-improvement associations; provides steps for starting a new dairy-herd-improvement association.
Home Tanning of Leather and Small Fur Skins.
Describes the process for tanning hides and skins for leather and fur.
Sorgo for sirup production : culture, harvesting, and handling.
Describes the conditions necessary to produce sorgo and manufacture sorgo syrup.
Controlling the gipsy moth and the brown-tail moth.
Describes the characteristics of the gypsy moth and browntail moth, the damage they cause, and methods of control.
Steam sterilization of soil for tobacco and other crops.
Describes the process of sterilizing the soil with steam to facilitate the cultivation of tobacco and other plants.
Karakul sheep.
Describes the characteristics of karakul sheep and their importance as a source of wool.
Mule production.
Describes the benefits of work mules, methods for breeding them, and characteristics of high-quality mules.
Sweetclover in Corn Belt farming.
Describes the recommended practices for cultivating sweet clover, and suggestions for its use on the farm. Includes outlines of cropping systems used in the Corn Belt.
The strawberry rootworm as an enemy of the greenhouse rose.
Describes the characteristics of the strawberry root-worm, the damage it causes to roses, and methods of control.
Standard varieties of chickens : [Part] 1. The American class.
Describes several different types of the American class of chicken breeds.
Clothes Moths and Their Control.
Describes different types of clothes moths, the damage they can cause to textiles in the home, and methods for control.
Insects of the pecan and how to combat them.
Describes insects that threaten the pecan tree, the damage they cause, and methods for their control.
The Yellow-Fever Mosquito.
Describes the yellow-fever mosquito, its geographical distribution, the origins and history of yellow fever, and methods of mosquito control.
Growing Rye in the Western Half of the United States.
Describes the different types of rye grown in the western United States, and methods for planting and harvesting it.