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Back-yard poultry keeping.

Description: Describes the advantages of keeping poultry at home; provides instructions for building, maintaining, and operating a poultry house.
Date: 1924
Creator: Slocum, Rob R. (Rob Roy), 1883-1944 & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887
Item Type: Pamphlet

Buying a farm in an undeveloped region.

Description: Provides information on buying farmland in undeveloped regions throughout the United States; also suggests the amount of capital needed for purchasing farmland and sources of credit to consider.
Date: January 1924
Creator: Henderson, B. (Bertha)
Item Type: Book

Cabbage diseases.

Description: Describes the sources and characteristics of cabbage diseases, and methods of control.
Date: 1924
Creator: Harter, L. L. (Leonard Lee); Jones, L. R. (Lewis Ralph), 1864-1945. & Walker, J. C. (John Charles), 1893-
Item Type: Book

Clover failure.

Description: Describes clover culture and examines the reasons for its decline. Discusses the benefits of increased efforts in reviving clover culture.
Date: 1924
Creator: Pieters, A. J.
Item Type: Book

Insect and fungous enemies of the grape.

Description: Describes the characteristics of a variety of insects and diseases that threaten grapes, and methods of control.
Date: 1924
Creator: Quaintance, A. L. (Altus Lacy), 1870-1958 & Shear, C. L. (Cornelius Lott), 1865-1956.
Item Type: Book

Managing cranberry fields.

Description: Describes the management of established cranberry fields, including insect and disease control and seasonal maintenance.
Date: 1924
Creator: Darrow, George M. (George McMillan), 1889-; Franklin, Henry J. (Henry James), 1883-1958. & Malde, O. G. (Ole Gustav), 1880-
Item Type: Book

Operating a home heating plant.

Description: Discusses the requirements that should be met when selecting, installing, and operating a home heating system.
Date: 1924
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book

Pruning.

Description: Discusses the growth of trees, bushes, and shrubs, and the reasons for pruning. Recommends pruning methods and equipment for use on various types of trees.
Date: 1924
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book

Terracing farm lands.

Description: Discusses terracing as a way to prevent soil erosion. Provides instructions for building and maintaining terraces.
Date: 1924
Creator: Ramser, C. E. (Charles Ernest), b. 1885.
Item Type: Book

Tree planting in the Great Plains region.

Description: Describes several varieties of trees recommended for planting in the Great Plains, for beautification and protection of farm homes and as a source for wood.
Date: 1924
Creator: Cobb, F. E. (Francis Ezra), 1881-
Item Type: Book

Uses of rural community buildings.

Description: Describes various types of civil and social activities which can be held in rural community buildings.
Date: 1924
Creator: Nason, W. C. (Wayne Crocker), b. 1874.
Item Type: Book

Cranberry harvesting and handling.

Description: Recommends methods of harvesting, handling, storing, and packing cranberries in preparation for market. Discusses the function of cooperative cranberry organizations in relation to sales and prices.
Date: April 1924
Creator: Franklin, Henry J. (Henry James), 1883-1958; Darrow, George M. (George McMillan), 1889- & Malde, O. G. (Ole Gustav), 1880-
Item Type: Book

Fattening steers in the Corn Belt.

Description: Describes feeder cattle and the varieties of feed used to fatten steers in the Corn Belt.
Date: April 1924
Creator: Black, W. H. (William Henry), 1888-1949.
Item Type: Book

Standard baskets for fruits and vegetables.

Description: Discusses the value of using standard baskets for the packaging and shipment of fresh fruits and vegetables.
Date: September 1924
Creator: Downing, F. P. & Spilman, H. A. (Harold Addison), 1883-
Item Type: Book