Science and Practice in Farm Cultivation
Free

Science and Practice in Farm Cultivation

By James Buckman
Free
Book Description
Table of Contents
  • SCIENCE AND PRACTICE IN FARM CULTIVATION.
  • CONTENTS.
  • THE SCIENCE AND PRACTICE OF ROOT CULTIVATION.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • ON THE ORIGIN OF ROOT CROPS.
    • ON THE ORIGIN OF ROOT CROPS.
    • CHAPTER II.
      • ON THE ORIGIN OF SORTS OF ROOTS.
    • ON THE ORIGIN OF SORTS OF ROOTS.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • ON TRUENESS OF SORT IN ROOT CROPS.
    • ON TRUENESS OF SORT IN ROOT CROPS.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • ON DEGENERATE ROOTS.
    • ON DEGENERATE ROOTS.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • EFFECTS OF GROWING SEED FROM DEGENERATE ROOTS.
    • EFFECTS OF GROWING SEED FROM DEGENERATE ROOTS.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • ON THE ADULTERATION OF SEEDS, MORE PARTICULARLY OF TURNIPS.
    • ON THE ADULTERATION OF SEEDS, MORE PARTICULARLY OF TURNIPS.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • ON THE ART AND MYSTERY OF TURNIP-SEED ADULTERATION.
    • ON THE ART AND MYSTERY OF TURNIP-SEED ADULTERATION.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • ON THE INJURIES CAUSED BY INSECTS.
    • ON THE INJURIES CAUSED BY INSECTS.
    • GENERAL CONCLUSIONS.
  • HOW TO GROW GOOD GRASSES.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • ON THE NATURE OF MEADOWS AND PASTURES.
    • ON THE NATURE OF MEADOWS AND PASTURES.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • ON THE SPECIES OF MEADOW-GRASSES.
    • ON THE SPECIES OF MEADOW-GRASSES.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • ON MEADOW PLANTS OTHER THAN GRASSES.
    • ON MEADOW PLANTS OTHER THAN GRASSES.
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • ON THE WEEDS OF PASTURE.
    • ON THE WEEDS OF PASTURE.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • ON THE IRRIGATED MEADOW.
    • ON THE IRRIGATED MEADOW.
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • ON THE LAYING DOWN OF PERMANENT PASTURE.
    • ON THE LAYING DOWN OF PERMANENT PASTURE.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • ON THE MANAGEMENT OF PERMANENT PASTURES.
    • ON THE MANAGEMENT OF PERMANENT PASTURES.
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • ON THE MANAGEMENT OF LAWNS.
    • ON THE MANAGEMENT OF LAWNS.
  • HOW TO GROW GOOD CLOVER.
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • ON THE NATURE AND PROPERTIES OF THE CLOVER FAMILY OF PLANTS.
    • ON THE NATURE AND PROPERTIES OF THE CLOVER FAMILY OF PLANTS.
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • ON THE FARM SPECIES OF CLOVERS.
    • ON THE FARM SPECIES OF CLOVERS.
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • ON THE VARIETIES OF RED CLOVERS.
    • ON THE VARIETIES OF RED CLOVERS.
    • CHAPTER XX.
      • ON THE CLOVER ALLIES.
    • ON THE CLOVER ALLIES.
    • CHAPTER XXI.
      • ON CLOVER SICKNESS.
    • ON CLOVER SICKNESS.
    • CHAPTER XXII.
      • ON THE WEEDS OF CLOVERS.
    • ON THE WEEDS OF CLOVERS.
    • CHAPTER XXIII.
      • ON THE PARASITES OF CLOVER.
    • ON THE PARASITES OF CLOVER.
  • HOW TO GROW GOOD CORN.
    • CHAPTER XXIV.
      • NATURE OF CORN.
    • NATURE OF CORN.
    • CHAPTER XXV.
      • WHEAT: ITS ORIGIN AND ACCLIMATIZATION.
    • WHEAT: ITS ORIGIN AND ACCLIMATIZATION.
    • CHAPTER XXVI.
      • THE WILD OAT AS THE ORIGIN OF THE CULTIVATED VARIETIES.
    • THE WILD OAT AS THE ORIGIN OF THE CULTIVATED VARIETIES.
    • CHAPTER XXVII.
      • ON THE SUPPOSED ORIGIN OF BARLEY AND RYE.
    • ON THE SUPPOSED ORIGIN OF BARLEY AND RYE.
    • CHAPTER XXVIII.
      • EPIPHYTICAL PARASITES (VEGETABLE BLIGHTS) OF CORN CROPS.
    • EPIPHYTICAL PARASITES (VEGETABLE BLIGHTS) OF CORN CROPS.
    • CHAPTER XXIX.
      • INSECTS (ANIMAL BLIGHTS) AFFECTING CORN CROPS.
    • INSECTS (ANIMAL BLIGHTS) AFFECTING CORN CROPS.
    • CHAPTER XXX.
      • SCIENCE IN THE CULTIVATION OF CORN.
    • SCIENCE IN THE CULTIVATION OF CORN.
    • CHAPTER XXXI.
      • ON HARVESTING CORN.
    • ON HARVESTING CORN.
  • HOW TO GROW GOOD FENCES.
    • CHAPTER XXXII.
      • ON THE NATURE OF FENCES.
    • ON THE NATURE OF FENCES.
    • CHAPTER XXXIII.
      • ON THE PLANTS FOR “LIVE” FENCES.
    • ON THE PLANTS FOR “LIVE” FENCES.
    • CHAPTER XXXIV.
      • ON THE REARING AND PLANTING OF HEDGES.
    • ON THE REARING AND PLANTING OF HEDGES.
    • CHAPTER XXXV.
      • WEEDS OF HEDGE-ROW FENCES.
    • WEEDS OF HEDGE-ROW FENCES.
    • CHAPTER XXXVI.
      • ON HEDGE-ROW TIMBER.
    • ON HEDGE-ROW TIMBER.
    • CHAPTER XXXVII.
      • ON THE VERMIN OF FENCES.
    • ON THE VERMIN OF FENCES.
    • CHAPTER XXXVIII.
      • ON THE MANAGEMENT OF HEDGE-ROW FENCES.
    • ON THE MANAGEMENT OF HEDGE-ROW FENCES.
    • CHAPTER XXXIX.
      • COVENANTS WITH REGARD TO FENCES, ETC.
    • COVENANTS WITH REGARD TO FENCES, ETC.
  • HOW TO GROW GOOD TIMBER.
    • CHAPTER XL.
      • ON THE VALUE OF TIMBER FOR ORNAMENT AND PROFIT.
    • ON THE VALUE OF TIMBER FOR ORNAMENT AND PROFIT.
    • CHAPTER XLI.
      • ON THE KINDS OF TIMBER BEST ADAPTED FOR DIFFERENT SITUATIONS.
    • ON THE KINDS OF TIMBER BEST ADAPTED FOR DIFFERENT SITUATIONS.
    • CHAPTER XLII.
      • ON THE BRITISH OAK.
    • ON THE BRITISH OAK.
    • CHAPTER XLIII.
      • ON THE CHESTNUT AND WALNUT.
    • ON THE CHESTNUT AND WALNUT.
    • CHAPTER XLIV.
      • ON THE ELM.
    • ON THE ELM.
    • CHAPTER XLV.
      • ON THE ASH, BEECH, AND OTHER WHITE-WOODED TREES.
    • ON THE ASH, BEECH, AND OTHER WHITE-WOODED TREES.
    • CHAPTER XLVI.
      • ON SOFT-WOODED FOREST TREES.
    • ON SOFT-WOODED FOREST TREES.
  • HOW TO GROW GOOD ORCHARDS
    • CHAPTER XLVII.
      • ON THE APPLE AND PEAR AS ORCHARD FRUITS.
    • ON THE APPLE AND PEAR AS ORCHARD FRUITS.
    • CHAPTER XLVIII.
      • ON THE PRODUCTION AND CHOICE OF FRUIT TREES.
    • ON THE PRODUCTION AND CHOICE OF FRUIT TREES.
    • CHAPTER XLIX.
      • ON FRUIT-GATHERING, ETC.
    • ON FRUIT-GATHERING, ETC.
    • CHAPTER L.
      • ON CIDER-MAKING AND ITS MANAGEMENT.
    • ON CIDER-MAKING AND ITS MANAGEMENT.
    • CHAPTER LI.
      • ON THE USES AND ECONOMY OF CIDER AND PERRY.
    • ON THE USES AND ECONOMY OF CIDER AND PERRY.
  • POSTSCRIPT.
  • TRANSCRIBER’S NOTES
      No comment for this book yet, be the first to comment
      Also Available On
      Categories
      Curated Lists