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Control of white pine blister rust in the northeastern states.

Description: 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.
Date: August 1953
Creator: United States. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Protect your garden corn from earworms.

Description: Provides simple instructions for preventing earworms from spoiling garden corn.
Date: June 1950
Creator: United States. Extension Service.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The biology and control of the sorghum midge.

Description: Describes the life cycle of the sorghum midge, its history in the United States, the damage it can cause to plants, and the steps farmers can take to control the pest and its damage.
Date: July 1941
Creator: Walter, E. V. (Elmer Valentine), 1891-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Bed bugs : how to control them.

Description: Describes the life cycle of the bedbug and the hazards associated with a bedbug infestation. Provides advice for identifying and controlling bedbugs.
Date: May 1953
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Porto Rican mole cricket.

Description: Describes the characteristics of the mole cricket, the damage it causes, and methods of control.
Date: April 1928
Creator: Thomas, W. A. (William Andrew), 1883-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Insects injurious to the rice crop.

Description: Describes several different pests which attack rice crops in the United States, including: stinkbugs, water weevils, borers, and several other minor pests; also describes the methods of controlling these pests.
Date: December 1927
Creator: Ingram, J. W. (Jesse Wilburn), b. 1900.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Fleas.

Description: Describes fleas, their hosts and biting habits, their lifespans and breeding habits, the spreading of diseases, and the methods for combating the pest.
Date: 1915
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The common cabbage worm and its control.

Description: Describes the characteristics and life history of the common cabbage worm, the damage it can cause, and methods of control.
Date: May 1926
Creator: Chittenden, F. H. (Frank Hurlbut), 1858-1929.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The house fly and how to suppress it.

Description: Describes the different types of flies found in the home, the diseases they carry, and various ways to control them.
Date: 1928
Creator: Howard, L. O. (Leland Ossian), 1857-1950.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Collection and preservation of insects for use in the study of agriculture.

Description: Describes methods for collecting, killing, and preserving insects and larvae for displays to be used in the school classroom or by amateur collectors. Also includes instructions for raising live insects in breeding cages.
Date: 1939
Creator: Mansuy, Margaret C.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Important pecan insects and their control.

Description: Describes the characteristics of varieties of pecan insects, the damage they cause, and methods of control.
Date: January 1924
Creator: Gill, John B. (John Boyd), 1888-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The boll-weevil problem.

Description: Describes the characteristics of the boll weevil, the damage that it causes to crops, and methods for its control.
Date: May 1922
Creator: Hunter, W. D. (Walter David), 1875-1925 & Coad, B. R.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department