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The protection of orchards in the Pacific Northwest from spring frosts by means of fires and smudges /
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The protection of orchards in the Pacific Northwest from spring frosts by means of fires and smudges /

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Series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Department of Agriculture) ; no. 401.

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Book

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Published material

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Washington, D.C. :U.S. Dept. of Agriculture ;1910.

Subjects

Frost protection , Fruit , Northwestern States , United States

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https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.153852

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Title

The protection of orchards in the Pacific Northwest from spring frosts by means of fires and smudges /

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Series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Department of Agriculture) ; no. 401.

By

O'Gara, P. J. (Patrick Joseph), 1872-1927

United States. Department of Agriculture.

Genre

Book

Material Type

Published material

Publication info

Washington, D.C. :U.S. Dept. of Agriculture ;1910.

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Cover title.

Contents: Preparation necessary for frost prevention -- Materials to be used for fuel -- Materials for starting fires -- Manner of distributing the materials in the orchard -- Quantity of material to be used for each fire -- Cost of materials for firing an acre -- Necessity of understanding weather conditions -- Meteorological data obtained in the Rogue River Valley -- Weather conditions producing spring frosts in the Rogue River Valley -- Injurious temperatures -- Results of the work -- Value of firing the orchards when the cost is compared with the value of the crop -- Practical suggestions on the use of psychrometer and other meteorological instruments.

Subjects

Frost protection , Fruit , Northwestern States , United States

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S21.A6 no.401

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630

Language

English

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NAL: 1 Ag84F no.401
OCLC: 15145201

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https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.153852

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title = {The protection of orchards in the Pacific Northwest from spring frosts by means of fires and smudges / },
volume = {no.401-425},
copyright = {Not provided. Contact Contributing Library to verify copyright status.},
url = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/258342},
note = {https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/153852 --- Cover title. --- Preparation necessary for frost prevention -- Materials to be used for fuel -- Materials for starting fires -- Manner of distributing the materials in the orchard -- Quantity of material to be used for each fire -- Cost of materials for firing an acre -- Necessity of understanding weather conditions -- Meteorological data obtained in the Rogue River Valley -- Weather conditions producing spring frosts in the Rogue River Valley -- Injurious temperatures -- Results of the work -- Value of firing the orchards when the cost is compared with the value of the crop -- Practical suggestions on the use of psychrometer and other meteorological instruments.},
publisher = {Washington, D.C. :U.S. Dept. of Agriculture ;},
author = {O'Gara, P. J. (Patrick Joseph), and United States. Department of Agriculture.},
year = {},
pages = {24},
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TI - The protection of orchards in the Pacific Northwest from spring frosts by means of fires and smudges /
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PB - U.S. Dept. of Agriculture ;
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PY - 1910
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AU - O'Gara, P. J. (Patrick Joseph),
AU - United States. Department of Agriculture.
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KW - Fruit
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