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Traditional American Farming Techniques

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Frank D. Gardner
More than 1,000 pages brim with fascinating farming information — everything from the science behind crop rotation to the specifics of breeding better hogs; from raising perfect celery to maximizing yields in subtropical citrus groves; from growing and curing the best tobacco to making the best butter; from the care and management of draft animals to the details of replacing them with trucks and tractors and much more.
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This massive volume remains as valuable today as when it was first published in 1916. More than a thousand pages brim with information — everything from the science behind crop rotation to the specifics of breeding better hogs; from raising perfect celery to maximizing yields in subtropical citrus groves; from growing and curing the best tobacco to making the best butter; from the care and management of draft animals to the details of replacing them with trucks and tractors; from improving farm soils to dealing with insect infestations and diseases of crops and livestock using methods today’s organic farmers would recognize and approve. Generously illustrated with photos and diagrams. Copyright 1916, 2001, softcover, 1088 pages.

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