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The velvetbean.

Description: A guide to velvet-bean culture, including a discussion of its uses as food for livestock and humans.
Date: May 1938
Creator: Piper, Charles V. (Charles Vancouver), 1867-1926. & Morse, W. J. (William Joseph), b. 1884.
Item Type: Book

Visiting people on a dairy farm.

Description: Describes life on a dairy farm through the eyes of one Maryland family, the Schwartzbecks.
Date: April 1981
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
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

Vocational teaching.

Description: "This manual is designed to help officers in the armed forces, enlisted men, or civilian instructors who are to teach for the first time." Discusses student characteristics, various aspects of teaching, and testing.
Date: September 30, 1943
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book

Washing and sterilizing farm milk utensils.

Description: Describes the importance of sterilizing milk utensils and describes the sterilizing equipment recommended for use in dairies.
Date: March 1926
Creator: Posson, R. J. (Rutherford Jay), 1890-
Item Type: Book

Water heaters : inspection and preventive maintenance service.

Description: "This technical manual is a guide to first and second echelon maintenance of domestic hot-water supply systems." Discusses methods of training maintenance personnel, preventive maintenance for users, and inspections.
Date: June 1947
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book

Watermanship

Description: "The purpose of this manual is three-fold: a. To give you those basic principles of watermanship that will enable you to meet with confidence any emergency that may arise. b. To teach you certain fundamental practices used during small landing-craft operations. c. To show you how to swim small lakes or rivers under combat conditions."
Date: April 25, 1944
Creator: United States. War Department.
Item Type: Book

Weeds; and how to kill them.

Description: Describes methods of eradicating weeds in general, as well as ten specific weeds that require special attention.
Date: 1908
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book

Weeds used in medicine.

Description: Lists and describes plants that are useful in "crude medicine" (or botanical medicine) to help the reader identify and use them.
Date: 1910
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book

Welcome to the cherry blossoms.

Description: A brochure describing the history and locations of cherry trees in Washington, D.C.
Date: 1964
Creator: United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Item Type: Book

The what and how of hybrid corn.

Description: Describes the process of creating hybrid corn on the farm; provides reasons for the hybridization of corn.
Date: 1941
Creator: Richey, Frederick D. (Frederick David), b. 1884.
Item Type: Book

What are we aiming at? : a forest conservation program.

Description: Describes the need for a postwar program to increase timber production. Discusses the need for regulated conservation practices, incentives for responsible private forest management, and an increase in public forest land area.
Date: July 1945
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book

What tractors and horses do on Corn-Belt farms.

Description: Discusses the benefits and drawbacks of using tractors and horses for tasks on Corn Belt farms.
Date: 1922
Creator: Reynoldson, L. A. (Le Roy August), b. 1886. & Tolley, H. R. (Howard Ross), 1889-1958.
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

The wheat quota referendum.

Description: 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.
Date: July 1953
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book

Wheat smuts and their control.

Description: Describes the characteristics of three types of wheat smut in the United States and methods of control.
Date: February 1938
Creator: Leukel, R. W.; Faris, J. A., d. 1933.; Tapke, V. F. & Rodenhiser, H. A.
Item Type: Book

The wheat strawworm and its control.

Description: Describes the characteristics of the wheat strawworm, the damage it causes to wheat crops, and methods of control.
Date: March 1953
Creator: Phillips, W. J. (William Jeter), 1879- & Poos, F. W.
Item Type: Book