Profitable Dairying: A Pracitical Guide to Successful Dairy Management

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O. Judd Company, 1906 - 174 páginas
 

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Página 180 - HIS is a new, practical and complete presentation of the whole subject of agriculture in its broadest sense. It is designed , for the use of agriculturists who desire up-to-date, reliable information on all matters pertaining to crops and stock, but more particularly for the actual farmer. The volume contains Detailed directions for the culture of every important field, orchard, and garden crop grown in America, together with descriptions of their chief insect pests and fungous diseases, and remedies...
Página 178 - It is an indispensable book for farmers, fruit growers, nurserymen, gardeners, florists, millers, grain dealers, transportation companies, college and experiment station workers, etc. Illustrated. 313 pages. 5x7 inches. Cloth $1.00 Diseases of Swine By Dr. RA CRAIG, Professor of Veterinary Medicine at the Purdue University. A concise, practical and popular guide to the prevention and treatment of the diseases of swine. With the discussions on each disease are given its causes, symptoms, treatment...
Página 178 - ... and treatment of the diseases of swine. With the discussions on each disease are given its causes, symptoms, treatment and means of prevention. Every part of the book impresses the reader with the fact that its writer is thoroughly and practically familiar with all the details upon which he treats. All technical and strictly scientific terms are avoided, so far as feasible, thus making the work at once available to the practical stock raiser as well as to the teacher and student. Illustrated....
Página x - To make two blades of grass grow where but one grew before is the secret of agricultural wealth.
Página 180 - Department of Agriculture. HIS is a new, practical and complete presentation of the whole subject of agriculture in its broadest sense. It is designed for the use of agriculturists...
Página 178 - A concise, practical and popular guide to the prevention and treatment of the diseases of swine. With the discussions on each disease are given its causes, symptoms, treatment and means of prevention. Every part of the book impresses the reader with the fact that its writer is thoroughly and practically familiar with all the details upon which he treats. All technical and strictly scientific terms are avoided, so far as feasible, thus making the work at once available to the practical stock raiser...
Página 100 - ... from the bowels ; this is sent by the doctor to the State Board of Health or to the State laboratory, where it is examined to see whether it contains hookworm eggs (fig. 3). If these eggs are found, the person should be treated for hookworms. Question 27. Can these eggs be seen by the naked eye? No ; they are too small to be seen by the naked eye. But when the specimen is looked at under a strong magnifying glass (called a microscope, because it aids us to see small things) the doctors can see...
Página 76 - ... and we need not concern ourselves regarding it. Occasionally, especially in feeding young animals or in cases where the ration consists very largely of grain, it is desirable to add precipitated chalk, wood ashes, or precipitated phosphate of lime to the ration. Protein. The protein of the food is used to build up and keep in repair the working tissues of the body, which, as we have seen, consist very largely of protein. In other words, we may say that protein supplies material for the growth...
Página 153 - To pour the acid into the test bottle, the bottle should be placed in an inclined position so that the acid will flow down the side of the test bottle and not drop through the body of the milk in the bottle.
Página 1 - Never, perhaps, has the description of any farm caused a more profound sensation in the agricultural world than did this series of articles.

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