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Growing the Jerusalem artichoke.

Description: Describes the growth of Jerusalem artichokes in different areas of the United States. Provides suggestions for planting and harvesting.
Date: March 1959
Creator: Boswell, Victor R. (Victor Rickman), 1900-
Item Type: Book

Land slugs and snails and their control.

Description: Describes the characteristics of slugs and snails, the damage they can cause to plants, and methods of control.
Date: January 1959
Creator: United States. Entomology Research Division.
Item Type: Book

Hose pump for applying fertilizer solutions.

Description: Describes methods for fertilizing crops with liquid fertilizer; provides calculations and tables for fertilizer measurements.
Date: January 1959
Creator: Gantt, Charles W. (Charles Wesley), 1921-; Hulburt, W. C. (Walter Clare), 1910-1992. & Bowen, Henry D.
Item Type: Book

Growing rye.

Description: Discusses the adaptation of rye, types and varieties of rye, and the practical uses of rye.
Date: December 1959
Creator: Briggle, L. W. (Leland Wilson), 1920-
Item Type: Book

Powder-post beetles in buildings : what to do about them.

Description: Describes different types of powder-post beetles, their life cycles, the damage they can cause to various types of wood, and methods for their control.
Date: November 1959
Creator: St. George, R. A. (Raymond Alexander), b. 1894. & McIntyre, T.
Item Type: Book

Filters and screens for irrigation wells.

Description: Describes the purpose of having filters and screens as part of an irrigation system, and how to properly select and install them.
Date: April 1959
Creator: Robinson, A. R. (August Robert), b. 1921.
Item Type: Book

Culture of oats in the western states.

Description: Describes the different areas of the United States where oats are grown, how to prepare the soil, and how to effectively plant and harvest oats.
Date: June 1959
Creator: Coffman, Franklin A. (Franklin Arthur), 1892-; Stevens, Harland, 1907- & Stanton, T. R. (Thomas Ray), b. 1885.
Item Type: Book

Care and management of dairy cows.

Description: A guide to dairy farming, including advice for feeding, milking, housing, cleaning, and other aspects of cow-raising.
Date: June 1959
Creator: Parker, J. B. (Joseph Bachelor), 1893- & Underwood, P. C. (Paul Clifford), 1902-
Item Type: Book

Hard red spring and durum wheats : culture and varieties.

Description: Describes the location, importance, and varieties of durum and hard red spring wheat; also lists the different diseases, insects, and weeds that adversely affect wheat.
Date: August 1959
Creator: Ausemus, E. R. (Elmer Rex), 1895- & Heerman, R. M. (Rubin M.), 1921-
Item Type: Book

Irrigating corn in humid regions.

Description: Describes the most effective methods of and times for irrigating corn crops in humid regions of the United States.
Date: November 1959
Creator: Jamison, V. C., 1907- & Beale, O. W. (Oliver W.), 1907-
Item Type: Book

Clean milk production.

Description: An overview of methods and equipment recommended for producing milk that is free of foreign matter or bacteria.
Date: 1959
Creator: Grant, F. M.
Item Type: Book

Casting and Fabrication of Core Material For Argonne Low Power Reactor Fuel Elements

Description: Report issued by the Argonne National Laboratory over studies conducted on the Argonne Low Power Reactor. As stated in the abstract, "this report describes the manufacture of 1150 fuel core blanks, of which 816 were used in the fabrication of fuel elements. Development, casting, hot and cold rolling, cleaning, and punching of core blanks are discussed, as are nondestructive testing and evaluation of the manufacturing processes" (p. 7). This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: December 1959
Creator: Salley, R. L. & Burt, W. R., Jr.
Item Type: Report

Advanced Designs of Magnetic Jack-Type Control Rod Drive

Description: Report containing information regarding magnetic jacks, which are devices used "for positioning the control rods in a nuclear reactor, especially in a reactor containing water under pressure" (page 9). Contains a description of the device, its use, test results, and illustrations.
Date: November 1959
Creator: Young, Joseph N.
Item Type: Report

Further Investigations of Natural Environmental Radiation

Description: Report documenting the investigation of cosmic and terrestrial background radiation. "Remeasurements in many locations furnished estimates of dosimetric increase in terrestrial levels due to fallout. Radiation measurement sin residential dwellings in he New York metropolitan areas are described" (p. 1).
Date: November 3, 1959
Creator: Solon, Leonard R.; Lowder, Wayne M.; Shambon, Arthur & Blatz, Hanson
Item Type: Report