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Chinchilla Raising.
Describes the characteristics of chinchillas; discusses how to care for chinchillas and raise them for fur.
Diseases and parasites of poultry.
Describes various diseases and parasites which affect poultry, and methods of treatment.
Reseeding southwestern range lands with crested wheatgrass.
A guide to planting crested wheatgrass for grazing. Recommendations are based on experiments conducted from 1898 to 1952.
The hessian fly and how losses from it can be avoided.
Describes the life cycle of the hessian fly, the damage it causes to wheat and other grains, and methods of control.
Maintaining the Health of Livestock in Transit.
Describes best practices for transporting livestock, in order to ensure their health and safety.
Part-time farming.
Describes the advantages and disadvantages of part-time farming; provides recommendations for types of produce, equipment, and labor.
The red harvester ant and how to subdue it.
Describes the life cycle of the red harvester ant, the damage it causes, and methods of control.
Report of the Chief of the Forest Service: 1953
Annual report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service describing activities of the organization, expenditures and receipts, and a discussion of other relevant topics for the fiscal year.
Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1952
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 145.
Report on the Agricultural Experiment Stations, 1953
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 173.
Strip cropping for conservation and production.
Discusses the role of soil and moisture conservation to keep land productive and increase crop yields. Describes methods and uses of strip cropping.
It's good business to protect your bean investment.
Describes the risks that bean farmers may be taking, the costs of updating farming techniques, and the value of insuring the crops.
It's good business to protect your corn investment.
Describes the risks that farmers take, and the benefits of having insurance to protect an investment in the corn crop.
It's good business to protect your crop investment.
Describes the risk that farmers take, and the benefits of having insurance to protect an investment in crops.
It's good business to protect your tobacco investment.
Describes the risks that tobacco farmers may be taking, the costs of updating farming techniques, and the value of insuring the crops.
It's good business to protect your wheat investment.
Describes the risk that farmers take, and the benefits of having insurance to protect an investment in the wheat crop.
Ornamental hedges for the southern Great Plains.
Discusses ornamental hedges that are best for use in the southern Great Plains and methods for their care. Gives instructions for selecting planting stock, care, and pruning hedges.
School lunch recipes for main dishes and desserts.
A collection of large quantity recipes intended for school lunches. Includes recipes for main dishes, salad, and desserts. The recipes were laboratory-tested and field-tested by the U.S. Bureau of Human Nutrition and Home Economics.
The sheep tick and its eradication.
Describes the characteristics of the sheep tick, the damage it causes to sheep, and methods of control.
The wheat strawworm and its control.
Describes the characteristics of the wheat strawworm, the damage it causes to wheat crops, and methods of control.
The dairy herd improvement association program.
A guide to organizing and operating a dairy-herd-improvement association for the purpose of maintaining records used to improve the profitability of herds.
Bed Bugs: How to Control Them.
Describes the life cycle of the bedbug and the hazards associated with a bedbug infestation. Provides advice for identifying and controlling bedbugs.
Stable Flies: How to Control Them.
Describes characteristics of stable flies, the damage they cause, and methods of control.
Incubation and brooding of chickens.
Describes the benefits of using artificial egg incubation and artificial brooding of chicks as economical ways to replace chicken flocks from year to year.
The tobacco budworm and its control.
Describes the characteristics of the tobacco budworm, the damage it causes, and methods of control.
The wheat quota referendum.
A voter's guide for farmers eligible to participate in a referendum for or against a wheat marketing quota for the 1954 crop. Includes an explanation of the quota program.
Control of white pine blister rust in the northeastern states.
Describes the value of the white pine and the threat of blister rust to the trees in the northeastern United States. Provides methods for blister rust control.
Contour-furrow irrigation.
Describes how farmers can use contour-furrow irrigation as a means of preventing soil erosion and maintaining even watering of crops.
Livestock for small farms.
Describes various types of livestock that a small farm owner may want to raise.
The Guinea Fowl.
Describes the types of guinea fowl and their characteristics .