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Care and improvement of the farm woods.

Description: Describes methods for maintaining and improving woodland areas on the farm.
Date: March 1922
Creator: Tillotson, C. R. (Claude Raymond), 1883-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Forestry for farmers.

Description: A guide to planting and maintaining small timber tracts or wood lots on farmlands.
Date: 1898
Creator: United States. Department of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Preservative Treatment of Farm Timbers

Description: This report discusses different methods for preventing decay in and prolonging the life of timbers used as posts, especially through the use of chemical preservatives.
Date: 1916
Creator: Hunt, George M. (George McMonies), b. 1884
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Cutting for profit in Southern pine woodlands.

Description: A guide to managing farm woodlands as a source of income, with a focus on loblolly and shortleaf pine and hardwoods.
Date: July 1951
Creator: Bond, W. E. (Walter Edwin), 1891-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Black walnut for timber and nuts.

Description: A guide to growing black walnut trees for timber, nut crops, or ornamental use.
Date: 1940
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941. & Reed, C. A. (Clarence Arthur), 1880-1950.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Managing the small forest

Description: A guide to the basic principles of forest management, for use by small forest owners.
Date: September 1957
Creator: United States. Forest Service.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Growing slash pine.

Description: A guide to establishing and managing slash pine stands. Discusses various uses of slash pine products and pine stands.
Date: 1956
Creator: Pomeroy, Kenneth Brownridge, 1907- & Cooper, Robert W. (Robert Warren), 1921-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Measuring and marketing farm timber.

Description: Describes in detail methods for preparing and marketing farm timber. Discusses grades and specifications for wood products.
Date: March 1958
Creator: United States. Forest Service.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The farm woods : a savings bank paying interest.

Description: Describes best practices for cutting, using, and selling farm timber to ensure continuous growth and larger farm income.
Date: September 1928
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Farmer Jones' timber crop.

Description: Tells a story of a farmer who looks into using his wooded lands for timber, and the process he must go through to accomplish that.
Date: April 1946
Creator: United States. Extension Service.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

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
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Growing black locust trees.

Description: Discusses the practice of growing black locust trees for profit in the timber industry as a method of erosion control and soil building. Provides suggestions for watering, weeding, insect and disease control, and marketing of seedlings.
Date: January 1941
Creator: United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Pulp-wood crops in the Northeast.

Description: Describes the process of cutting pulpwood for paper-making in the northeastern United States; summarizes results and conclusions about crop management, derived from intensive studies of pulpwood stands.
Date: April 1933
Creator: Westveld, Marinus, 1889-
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Shortleaf pine.

Description: Describes methods of soil building and intensive soil cultivation that lessen the need for clearing new land for crop production. Discusses ways to use timber as a source for farm income.
Date: 1954
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Shortleaf pine primer.

Description: A guide to growing shortleaf pine trees as a timber crop.
Date: August 1927
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Slash pine.

Description: Describes the characteristics of slash pine and the benefits of using it for turpentine gum.
Date: 1938
Creator: Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Woods burning in the South.

Description: Discusses the problem of uncontrolled and illegal woods burning in the Southern United States and its economic effects. Describes methods of fire prevention.
Date: September 1936
Creator: United States. Forest Service.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Work of the United States Forest Service.

Description: Discusses forest depletion and provides a history of forest conservation efforts by the United States government. Describes the work of the the Civilian Conservation Corps and other emergency projects, and discusses forest and range research.
Date: April 1940
Creator: United States. Forest Service.
Item Type: Book
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department