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The Protection of Orchards in the Pacific Northwest from Spring Frosts by Means of Fires and Smudges

Description: "The object of this bulletin is to give, in considerable detail, the results of successful experiments and the methods employed in preventing frost injury by means of fires and smudges in the apple, peach, and pear orchards of the Rogue River Valley in southern Oregon during the spring of 1909.... The important facts to be known by the grower are how to prepare for frost prevention, what materials to employ for fuel and the manner of distributing them in the orchards, what to use in starting the fires and the method of preparing them, etc." -- p. 5
Date: 1910
Creator: O'Gara, P. J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Muskrat

Description: Report discussing the economic importance of the muskrat, which is highly valued for both its fur and meat. Topics include muskrat behavior and habitats, agricultural problems caused by muskrats, muskrat farming, and protective laws.
Date: 1910
Creator: Lantz, David E. (David Ernest)
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Oats: Distribution and Uses

Description: Report discussing best practices for the production and distribution of oats and its by-products, including market prices in the United States and abroad, product quality and grades, and its nutritional value for farm animals.
Date: 1910
Creator: Warburton, C. W. (Clyde William), 1879-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department