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WELDING ON THE FARM

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ft. Collins, Colo., Forney Mfg. Co.:

Seller ID: 005009


101 Ideas for use of the Farm Welder. Complete with instructions and over 100 illustrations: Building Farm Equipment, Building Farm Machinery, Building Household and Playground Equipment, Repair and Maintenance, Hard Surfacing, Metal Cutting, Pipe Thawing, etc. 72 pp. No date. Probably the 1930s as in 1932 the Forney Manufacturing Company was formed. Illustrated covers are Very Good +. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. View more info

CLOUD CUES TO HELP MAKE WEATHER WORK FOR YOU

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Holland, PA, Sperry Rand Corporation: 1957

Seller ID: 005318


A New Holland Grassland Handbook with information about the different clouds, weather predictions and when to continue farming. Form No. 1226 Weather 857D. 15 pp. Slight bending to bottom corner. Interior is tight, clean and in Very Good +. View more info

THE OX STOMACH. Some Facts which Cattle Owners Should Know

By: Amadon, R.S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fargo, North Dakota, North Dakota Agricultural College: 1926

Seller ID: 003410


1926. Bulletin 196. North Dakota Agricultural College. 16 pp. Very light wear to paper covers. Interior tight and clean. View more info

PRINCIPLES OF BOOKKEEPING AND FARM ACCOUNTS

By: Bexell, J. A. And F. G. Nichols

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, American Book Company: 1913

Seller ID: 006824


Script illustrations by E. C. Mills. "Farm accounts must be simple, easily kept, and readily understoof to make them effective and practical." 180 pages with index. Brown cloth covers. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, stains and water spots to cover faces and spine, hole at top of spine exposing interior, spine ends are bent. Cocked spine. Letter 'P' is carved into the front inside cover. Interior pages are browning and heavily foxed, text is le... View more info

TROUT IN FARM AND RANCH PONDS

By: Borell, Adrey E. and Paul M. Scheffer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Government Printing Office: 1961

Seller ID: 007000


U.S. Department of Agriculture, Farmers' Bulletin No. 2154. Issued January 1961. "Trout are now being grown in more and more farm and ranch ponds in the cooler parts of the United States. Trout from these ponds are fast growning and, surprisingly enough, are firm and equal in flavor to the best trout from streams and mountain lakes. This bulletin tells how to plan and manage farm and ranch ponds to grow trout for foor and recreation and lists some essentials for comm... View more info

PUTTING DAIRYING ON A WAR FOOTING (REVISED EDITION): WARTIME FARM AND FOOD POLICY, PAMPHLET NO. 5

By: Brownlee, O. H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ames, Iowa, The Collegiate Press, Inc.: 1944

Seller ID: 006403


"This study is a review of prospective supplies and demands for dairy products in 1944 together with an appraisal of some of the national policies which could be followed in meeting the problems growing out of the dairy situation." 64 pp. Cream paper wraps. Browning along cover edges, some dirt smudges on front cover and along spine. Interior clean. Pamphlet in VG condition. View more info

INHERITANCE IN POULTRY

By: Davenport, C. B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Carnegie Institution: 1906

Seller ID: 005984


Publications of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, No. 52. Papers of the Station for Experimental Evolution, No. 7. 137 pp. 17 b/w plates. Ex. library with identification numbers on bottom spine, front cover, and back title page, and library stamp on front free endpaper. Covers are browning and chipped along edges and corners, front cover is starting to separate from spine, marks to cover faces, creasing to spine. Interior is tight. Pamphlet in Good+ conditio... View more info

MESSAGE OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, COMMUNICATING, IN ANSWER TO A SENATE RESOLUTION OF JUNE 17, 1878, INFORMATION ON THE SUBJECT OF SHEEP-HUSBANDRY

By: Hayes, Rutherford B.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1879

Seller ID: 006304


45th Congress, 3d Session, Senate, Ex. Doc. No. 25. January 14, 1879 -- Read, referred to the Committee on Agriculture, and ordered to be printed. Also included is Sheep Husbandry in the South, Prepared at the Request of Hon. Alexander H. Stephens, of Georgia, and Others, by John L. Hayes, Secretary of the National Association of Wool Manufacturers, Reprinted from the Bulletin of the National Association of Wool Manufacturers. 130 pp. Three b/w plates of breeds of sheep.... View more info

INSTRUCTION IN FARM MECHANICS

By: Hollenberg, A. H. And E. J. Johnson.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.Department of Health, Education & Welfare: 1964

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 003404


Suggestions for Developing Training Programs in Farm Mechanics in Vocational Agriculture. 0E-81009. 128 pp. mildly soiled covers. Mildly rubbed at top border. paper address label on back cover. Exterior is Good. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

MEMORIAL OF THE MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AND FARMERS OF PENNSYLVANIA, PRAYING A MODIFICATION OF THE TARIFF 1824

By: House of Representatives

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Gales & Seaton: 1824

Seller ID: 005026


18th Congress. 1st Session. Addressed to the Senate, House of Representatives, and Farmers of Pennsylvania..."That your memorialists, wholly cultivators of the soil...are firmly persuaded that the solid interests of the nation require, that an efficient protection be afforded to the manufacturing portion of our fellow-citizens, who have been greatly depressed ever since the return of peace. The depression of manufactures has had the effect to injure agriculture...Fro... View more info

John Turnipseed's Four Seasons Almanac

By: Johnson, Paul C.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, Wallace-Homestead Co.: 1973

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001662


2"x1/2" cut off piece from top edge of title p. yellow glue (?)residue along hinge on title p. Otherwise in Very Good- condition. View more info

FISH PONDS ON FARMS

By: Johnson, Robert S. And M. F. Stapleton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1915

Seller ID: 001166


Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 826. Appendix II to the Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1915. 28 pp. 19 black & white plates/full page photographs, fish illustrations, drawings. 4 figures. ex-mus. stamp on title p.and numbers 64207. Paper spine tear 1/2" at base. Missing piece, 2/16" x 1/16" base of paper spine. otherwise exterior is in Very Good condition. pp.11-18 loose, otherwise interior is clean and Very Good +. Bruns 36 View more info

VOICES FROM THE FIELDS: A BOOK OF COUNTRY SONGS BY FARMING PEOPLE

By: Lord, Russell (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1937

Seller ID: 006089


"...a book of poems sent in during the past ten years by readers of one of America's oldest farm papers. The paper is 'The Country Home Magazine,' established at Springfield, Ohio, as 'Farm & Fireside' on October 7, 1877." Introduction by Carl Van Doren. 166 pp. Black cloth covers with red buckram cloth title box on front with gilt lettering. No DJ. Cover corners are bumped, edges rubbed, scuffing to cover faces, spine ends are bent and fraying. Staining a... View more info

THE HOLSTEIN-FRIESIAN COW

By: Lowden, Frank O.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Holstein-Friesian Association of America: 1926

Seller ID: 006642


"The development of the Holstein cow in America has been truly remarkable and is in itself a final proof of the fecundity and hardiness of the breed." 21 pp. Pamphlet with wear to corners and edges, dirt marks on both front and back cover faces. Interior clean, some minor smudging. Charming images and photographs of America's favorite cow. Pamphlet in VG- condition. View more info

SOIL DEFENSE OF RANGE AND FARM LANDS IN THE SOUTHWEST

By: Rowalt, E. M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1939

Seller ID: 006809


Miscellaneous Publication 338. United States Department of Agriculture. "The Southwest, as considered in this publication, is a geographical region including all of Arizona and New Mexico. Some discussion of erosion conditions and corrective practives in use in Utah and western Colorado are also included. The whole area is a region of range lands and irrigated farming lands designated, for administrative purposes, Region 8 of the Soil Conservation Service." 51 p... View more info

FARM PRICES FOR FOOD PRODUCTION: WARTIME FARM AND FOOD POLICY, PAMPHLET NO. 2

By: Schultz, Theodore W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ames, Iowa, The Iowa State College Press: 1943

Seller ID: 006402


"This series of pamphlets, prepared by members of the Department of Economics and Sociology at Iowa State College, deals with the what, why, and how of agricultural policy and food management." 43 pp. Cream paper wraps with rubbing along edges, some dirt marks on both cover faces. Corners are slightly creased. Interior clean. Pamphlet in VG condition. View more info

FEEDING DAIRY COWS FOR PROFIT

By: Shultz, Earl N. and Floyd Johnston

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Ames, Iowa, Iowa State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts: 1933

Seller ID: 003409


June 1933. Bulletin no. 177 (revised). Iowa State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts. 32 pp. Paper wraps clean, interior tight. Pencil notes written on back inside cover. View more info

TENTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, 1856.

By: Smithsonian Institution

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Washington, Cornelius Wendell, Printer: 1856

Seller ID: 000641


House of Representatives, 34th Congress, 1st session, Mis. Doc. No. 113. Showing the Operations, Expenditures, and Condition of the Smithsonian Institution, up to January 1, 1856 and the proceedings of the Board up to March 22, 1856. Lists Meterological Observers by state & county and Lectures delivered at the Institution: Marine Algae, Natural History as applied to Farming & Gardening and Meteoric Stones. Tables of Meteorological Observations during the years 1853-1855... View more info

CITY HOMES ON COUNTRY LANES

By: Smythe, William E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1921

Seller ID: 006679


Philosophy and Practice of the Home-in-a-Garden. 270 pages with index. Green cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, scuffing marks/circles on front cover. Spine ends are bent, fraying with some small tears. Top page edge darkened, spots on other edges. Spine broken in several places within interior, otherwise clean. Book in VG- condition. View more info

FIFTY YEARS A RANCHER

By: Teague, Charles Collins

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Ward Ritchie Press: 1944

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006362


The Recollections of half a Century Devoted to the Citrus and Walnut Industries of California and to Furthering the Cooperative Movement in Agriculture. 199 pp. Brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on front and spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, spine ends are bent and faded. Decorative endpapers with maps of Maine and California. Signed by author on half title page, with inscription by previous owner below. Interior is tight and clean. Book in VG condition. View more info