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Memories of the Last Ol Timey Farmer Undo: Memories of a farming family back to their share cropping times By Alik Junior Scott
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A glimpse into a way of life gone by the wayside; humble beginnings of an extended family’s life together share-cropping on the same farm in North Alabama. Memories written down by a young man... More > forced to leave the farm and travel North for factory work when the farm faced hard times. Then the journey back to the farm and raising his family there. Mr. Scott takes you through the many changes in his world since the early 1930’s. He’s documented many changes through the years in his journaling and has chosen to share with us and his family these experiences.< Less
Alternatives to a State-Based ACRE Program: Expected Payments Under a National, Crop District, or County Base By Robert Dismukes et al.
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The Average Crop Revenue Election, or ACRE, program is a commodity support program that bases coverage on aggregate State-level and individual farm-level revenue variability. Changing the level of... More > aggregation from State to one closer to the farm level—Crop Reporting District or county—would generally increase payments. This report models how expected payments and the level of risk reduction from programs triggered at alternative levels would vary across crops—corn, soybeans, wheat, cotton, grain sorghum, and rice. It also considers how benefits from the alternative revenue programs would vary relative to benefits from direct payment and price-based commodity programs.< Less
BACK-N-FORTH: Recollections of a Crop Duster (B&W Paperback) By Leonard Belisle
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In a classic, personal story of faith and fortitude, find out what it was like to get up at 3:00 o’clock in the morning after three hours of sleep and then go out to fly an open cockpit biplane... More > just inches off the ground at 100 MPH! From the view through a bug-splattered windshield (and over 200 B&W photos) go BACK in time to see how seemingly unconnected events prepared a boy, and then a young man, to join this very exclusive club. Then go FORTH to experience the thrills of soloing a Grumman AgCat for the first time and later the chills of crashing through your first set of power lines! After that, keep on crop dusting Back-and-Forth for over two decades of hair-raising flying on the razor’s-edge until your mind and body are finally spent and then...find out why it was all worthwhile. So let’s cinch up our crash helmet, strap on our safety harness, light the fires, and go...BACK-N-FORTH!< Less
BACK-N-FORTH: Recollections of a Crop Duster (B&W Paperback) By Leonard Belisle
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In a classic, personal story of faith and fortitude, find out what it was like to get up at 3:00 o’clock in the morning after three hours of sleep and then go out to fly an open cockpit biplane... More > just inches off the ground at 100 MPH! From the view through a bug-splattered windshield (and over 200 B&W photos) go BACK in time to see how seemingly unconnected events prepared a boy, and then a young man, to join this very exclusive club. Then go FORTH to experience the thrills of soloing a Grumman AgCat for the first time and later the chills of crashing through your first set of power lines! After that, keep on crop dusting Back-and-Forth for over two decades of hair-raising flying on the razor’s-edge until your mind and body are finally spent and then...find out why it was all worthwhile. So let’s cinch up our crash helmet, strap on our safety harness, light the fires, and go...BACK-N-FORTH!< Less
The Extraterrestrial (ET) Debate, UFOs, Crop Circles and SETI - from Ancient times to present By Mark Stephen Jones
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It only takes a very dark, clear night out in the countryside to realise just how many stars there must be out there. More than one must contain life. If it has happened here than why not elsewhere?... More > This question and its positive answer holds so much force that even the most sceptical would not be surprised if life was found on another planet. But this has not always been the case. Man did not always look up at the stars and know them to be as such. To him they were just points of light.< Less
The Extraterrestrial (ET) Debate, UFOs, Crop Circles and SETI - from Ancient times to present By Mark Stephen Jones
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It only takes a very dark, clear night out in the countryside to realise just how many stars there must be out there. More than one must contain life. If it has happened here than why not elsewhere?... More > This question and its positive answer holds so much force that even the most sceptical would not be surprised if life was found on another planet. But this has not always been the case. Man did not always look up at the stars and know them to be as such. To him they were just points of light.< Less
Natural Enemies of the Southwest : A field guide to the arthropod natural enemies of southwestern field crops By Lydia M. Brown et al.
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This guide is designed to familiarize the grower, pest manager, and others with some of the important arthropod natural enemies in southwestern agroecosystems. The ability to identify which insects... More > are present in fields and to understand their roles in the system can help the pest manager develop an integrated pest management (IPM) plan that considers and incorporates these beneficial species into their decision making process. Natural enemy conservation is central to the efficient and economic management of arthropod pests. Assembled by experts from Cooperative Extension and USDA in four states and complete with diagnostic tips and full color photography, this field guide should be useful to any student of natural enemies and IPM, especially in the arid and semi-arid regions of Arizona, southern California, New Mexico, West Texas, the Southern Plains of Texas, and the northern regions of Mexico in Baja California, Sonora, and Chihuahua.< Less
Cabbages and Cauliflowers: How to Grow Them A Practical Treatise, Giving Full Details On Every Point, Including Keeping And Marketing The Crop By James John Howard Gregory
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Organic Production of Some Agronomic Crops: Basmati Rice, Cotton, Red Gram and Sugarcane By Gowri Vijayan
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Basmati rice is known as the King of Rice and is priced for its characteristic long-grain, subtle aroma and delicious taste.Punjab, Haryana and Western Uttar Pradesh are traditional basmati rice... More > growing areas. Cotton plays a dominant role in the Indian agricultural and industrial economy. One of the most important fiber crops, cotton is the very base of textile industry (70%), and contributes a major chunk to agri. export from India (38%). Red gram, also known as pigeon pea (arhar or tur) is a very important pulse crop for India.Maharashtra leads the country in its production. Sugarcane is a native to India. It is also grown in Brazil, Cuba, Pakistan, Thailand, Philippines, Argentina, Columbia, Indonesia and South Africa. Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Bihar are among the major sugarcane growing states in India.Sugarcane is mainly used for the production of white sugar, gur and khandsari in India.< Less
Ultimate Farming Guide for Miners - Tips & Tricks to Farming Mobs, Crops, & More: (An Unofficial Minecraft Book) By Crafty Publishing
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Ready to build the ultimate farm and unlock all the secrets of farm life in Minecraft? Well get ready for a super packed guide filled with helpful information. You will learn all about crops,... More > farming, and animals inside this guide! We are not associated or supported by Minecraft of Mojang. This is an unofficial book. Minecraft ®/TM & © 2009-2013 Mojang / Notch< Less

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