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Sericea in conservation farming.

Description: Describes the use of sericea as a means of ground cover and as a way to prevent soil erosion.
Date: September 1951
Creator: Bailey, R. Y. (Richmond Young), b. 1893.
Item Type: Book

The redheaded pine sawfly.

Description: Describes the characteristics of red-headed pine sawflies, the damage they cause to varieties of pine trees, and methods of control.
Date: February 1951
Creator: Schaffner, J. V. (John Valentine), b. 1888.
Item Type: Book

Border irrigation.

Description: Provides instructions for implementing a border irrigation system for watering crops.
Date: May 1951
Creator: Core, Edwin J.
Item Type: Book

Russian wild-rye.

Description: Describes the characteristics of Russian wild-rye, its development in the United States, and its production.
Date: October 1951
Creator: Rogler, George A. (George Albert), 1913-
Item Type: Book

Drying forage by forced ventilation.

Description: Discusses different systems of forced-air ventilation as a means of harvesting and drying forage crops.
Date: August 1951
Creator: Davis, Roy B. (Roy Benjamin), 1919-; Schoenleber, Leonard G. & Campbell, Lowell Eugene, 1920-
Item Type: Book

Muskmelons.

Description: A guide to muskmelon culture, including pest and disease control. Includes suggestions for packing and marketing muskmelons.
Date: March 1951
Creator: Beattie, James H. (James Herbert), b. 1882. & Doolittle, S. P. (Sears Polydore), 1890-1961.
Item Type: Book

Preparing peaches for market.

Description: Describes methods for harvesting, packing, and shipping peaches to be sold at market.
Date: May 1951
Creator: Morrison, W. W. (Wendell Wallace), 1897-
Item Type: Book

Wheat production in the eastern United States.

Description: Describes different types of winter and spring wheat, discusses methods and practices that contribute to success, and diseases and insects that threaten the wheat crop.
Date: September 1951
Creator: Bayles, B. B. (Burton Bernard), 1900- & Taylor, J. W. (John Walter), 1890-
Item Type: Book

Peach growing east of the Rocky Mountains.

Description: Describes in detail methods for planting and maintaining peach trees, as well as insect and disease enemies of peaches.
Date: January 1951
Creator: Havis, Leon.; Haller, M. H. (Mark Hughlin), 1897-; Dunegan, John C. (John Clymer), 1898-; Cochran, L. C. (Lloyd Curtis), 1906- & Porter, B. A. (Bennet Allen), 1892-
Item Type: Book

Potato growing in the western states.

Description: Describes the best ways to grow and produce potatoes in the Western United States, and ways to combat insects and diseases.
Date: November 1951
Creator: Edmundson, W. C. (Wilbur Clifford), 1888-; Schaal, L. A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1900- & Landis, B. J. (Birely J.), 1904-
Item Type: Book

Visual materials on soil and water conservation.

Description: An annotated list of films about soil and water conservation. Includes information about the films' suitability for use in elementary and secondary schools.
Date: August 1951
Creator: United States. Soil Conservation Service.
Item Type: Book

Father-son farm-operating agreements.

Description: Discusses the questions and concerns relating to farm maintenance and productivity as a farmer grows old. Provides information for fathers and sons who want to operate farms together for their mutual benefit.
Date: March 1951
Creator: Tharp, Max M. (Max Messick), 1906- & Ellis, Harold H., 1920-
Item Type: Book

Liming soils for better farming.

Description: Describes different types of liming materials and provides instructions for liming soils.
Date: November 1951
Creator: Whittaker, Colin W. (Colin Winterbourne), 1896-1972.; Anderson, M. S. & Reitemeier, R. F.
Item Type: Book

Winter oats for the South.

Description: A guide to disease-resistant and winter-hardy oat varieties. Describes improved cultural methods for use in the South, to increase local production and become more self-sustaining.
Date: December 1951
Creator: Stanton, T. R. (Thomas Ray), b. 1885. & Coffman, Franklin A. (Franklin Arthur), 1892-
Item Type: Book

Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1950

Description: Volume provides a summary of the progress of each agricultural experiment station. Also includes statistics, discussions of foreign investigations, and selected studies. Subject index starts on page 209.
Date: January 1951
Creator: United States. Office of Experiment Stations.
Item Type: Book

Expansible farmhouses.

Description: Leaflet showing a floor plan, an illustration, and examples of drawings to be used in constructing an expansible farmhouse. Complete plans were distributed through agricultural extension services.
Date: April 1951
Creator: United States. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering.
Item Type: Book

Control of lice and sheep ticks on sheep and goats.

Description: Describes the damage that lice and ticks can cause to sheep and goat wool. Provides instructions for preparing insecticide dips, sprays, and dusts.
Date: June 1951
Creator: United States. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Division of Insects Affecting Man and Animals.
Item Type: Book

Whoa! : times have changed.

Description: Describes modern practices of farming and the increasing need to have insurance to protect investments.
Date: September 1951
Creator: Federal Crop Insurance Corporation.
Item Type: Book

Participation of Negro children in school lunch programs.

Description: Describes the School Lunch Program signed into law by President Truman in 1946 and its role in African-American schools. Provides guidance for parents and teachers wishing to start a local school lunch program. Includes reports from and photographs of successful school lunch programs throughout the southern United States.
Date: June 1951
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture. Production and Marketing Administration.
Item Type: Book