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Adobe or sun-dried brick for farm buildings.

Description: Describes an efficient method of making and using adobe in the form of sun-dried bricks; describes how adobe bricks can be used in different parts of a building, such as: the roof, the boundary walls, the foundation, etc.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Miller, T. A. H. (Thomas Arrington Huntington), 1885- & Molander, Edward G.
Item Type: Book

Grow disease-resistant oats.

Description: Describes different types of oats that are resistant to disease, and additional steps to take to prevent disease.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Stanton, T. R. (Thomas Ray), b. 1885. & Coffman, Franklin A. (Franklin Arthur), 1892-
Item Type: Book

Mixing fertilizers on the farm.

Description: Describes how to plan and mix fertilizers for use on the farm.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Whittaker, Colin W. (Colin Winterbourne), 1896-1972.
Item Type: Book

Soybeans : culture and varieties.

Description: Describes soybean varieties and how to grow them.
Date: August 1949
Creator: Morse, W. J. (William Joseph), b. 1884.; Cartter, J. L. (Jackson Leaphart), 1902- & Williams, L. F. (Leonard Freeman), 1909-
Item Type: Book

Logging farm forest crops in the Northeast.

Description: A step-by-step guide to logging the forests of the northeastern United States. Includes information about the tools and equipment used, including axes, saws, and tractors, as well as the use of horses.
Date: July 1949
Creator: Simmons, Fred C. (Fred Charles), 1905-
Item Type: Book

Lettuce growing in greenhouses.

Description: Describes different types of greenhouses for lettuce-growing; provides instructions for growing lettuce in greenhouses.
Date: May 1949
Creator: Thompson, Ross C. (Ross Calvin), 1896-
Item Type: Book

Bur-clover cultivation and utilization.

Description: Describes the different methods of cultivating bur-clover for use as a fertilizer and for other purposes, including use as a cover and green-manure crop or for use in pastures. Also describes the varieties of bur-clover and the insects that prey upon them.
Date: January 1949
Creator: McKee, Roland.
Item Type: Book

Farm poultry raising.

Description: Describes how to efficiently and successfully produce profitable poultry on the farm.
Date: 1949
Creator: Bird, H. R. (Herbert Roderick), 1912- & Lee, Alfred R., b. 1887.
Item Type: Book

Mule production.

Description: Describes the benefits of work mules, methods for breeding them, and characteristics of high-quality mules.
Date: 1949
Creator: Williams, J. O. (John Oscar), 1885- & Speelman, S. R. (Sanford Reed), 1894-
Item Type: Book

Reducing damage to trees from construction work.

Description: Describes the damage often inflicted upon trees during construction projects, and explains how to plan projects accordingly to avoid these problems.
Date: 1949
Creator: Fowler, Marvin E. (Marvin Edward), 1904-; Gravatt, G. F. & Thompson, A. Robert.
Item Type: Book

Tick fever.

Description: Discusses issues concerning tick fever and the eradication of the cattle tick that causes it. Describes the differences between disease-carrying ticks and harmless ticks.
Date: January 1949
Creator: Mohler, John R. (John Robbins), b. 1875.
Item Type: Book

Using 2,4-D safely.

Description: Describes the chemical broadleaf herbicide 2,4-D, and methods of applying it to prevent damage to farm crops, animals, and humans.
Date: November 1948
Creator: Evans, L. S. (Lewis Saxton), 1913-
Item Type: Book

The pea weevil and methods for its control.

Description: Discusses the life cycle of the pea-weevil and methods of prevention and control.
Date: 1946
Creator: Brindley, T. A. (Tom Albert), 1906-; Chamberlin, J. C. (Joseph Conrad), 1898- & Schopp, Ralph, 1896-
Item Type: Book

Useful records for family farms.

Description: Describes the different types of records that farmers utilize for proper farm management, including details about property, animals, feed, and income.
Date: 1946
Creator: Mendum, S. W. (Samuel Weis), 1888-
Item Type: Book

Farm buildings from home-grown timber in the South.

Description: Discusses the use of timber from farm-owned woodlands for lumber manufacture. Suggests the use of home-grown timber to solve the problem of poor rural housing by using it and other native materials to improve farm buildings, and as a means to create cash income. Describes successful community programs in various southern states including Texas.
Date: September 1945
Creator: Williams, W. K.
Item Type: Book

Irrigated pastures for forage production and soil conservation.

Description: Discusses the importance of increasing farm productivity to meet needs created by World War II. Provides suggestions for the establishment and management of pastures, including irrigation, fertilization, and the use of grasses and legumes.
Date: September 1945
Creator: Hamilton, J. G. (James Guy), b. 1891.; Brown, Grover F., 1905-; Tower, Harold E. (Harold Everett), 1904- & Collins, Wilkie, Jr.
Item Type: Book