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    • Virginia Tech On-farm Wheat Test Plots. Eastern Virginia, August 2008 

      Balderson, T. Keith; Davis, Paul Hill, 1956-; Moore, David M.; Lewis, Matthew A.; Lawrence, Watson; Parrish, Michael J.; Estienne, Cynthia Elizabeth, 1963-; Alexander, Wes; Thomason, Wade Everett (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 1905-06-30)
      A summary of replicated research and demonstration plots conducted by Virginia Cooperative Extension in cooperation with local producers and agribusinesses. Discusses crop performance data for varieties of wheat in Virginia, ...
    • Pruning fruit trees 

      Marshall, Roy E. (Roy Edgar), 1890-1966 (Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Extension Division, 1919-11)
      Discusses how to correctly prune fruit trees.
    • Floor finishing 

      Settle, Mary B. (Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Extension Division, 1934-06)
      Describes how to finish wood floors and provides techniques for the care of finished floors.
    • House care and cleaning 

      Settle, Mary B. (Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Extension Division, 1934-06)
      Discusses general housekeeping, cleaning materials and solutions. Provides tips for making house cleaning easy.
    • Flowers and other plants for the home yard 

      Smith, A. G. (Archibald Gray), 1890- (Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Extension Division, 1938-12)
      Provides 4-H club members and leaders with the necessary information to carry out several club projects connected with the planting and care of home grounds.
    • An electric water system for the farm 

      Swink, Earl Thomas (Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Extension Division, 1940-03)
      No improvement can be made on the farm that will pay larger dividends in health, happiness and convenience than the installation of an automatic water system.
    • Farm home planning : planning a new house and remodeling an old one 

      Potter, P. B. (Agricultural engineer) (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service., 1946-06)
      Discusses the importance of careful and complete planning of the farm home before construction or remodeling begins.
    • Convenient farm kitchens 

      Alverson, Helen D. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service, 1947-09)
      Offers suggestions for planning and arranging a kitchen to provide ample storage and preparation space.
    • How to use Fermate to control blue mold on tobacco 

      Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service; United States. Department of Agriculture (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service., 1950-01)
      Discusses the use of Fermate to control blue mold and describes way to apply Fermate to tobacco.
    • The easiest way to iron a shirt 

      Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service., 1951-06)
      Presents instructions for quickly and easily ironing shirts, including how to dampen shirts before ironing and what type of ironing board to use.
    • Farm weeds : their importance and control 

      Massey, A. B. (Arthur Ballard), 1889-1982 (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service, 1953-11)
      Prepared in an attempt to bring about a better understanding of weed problems and how to handle them, and stimulate interest in knowing various weeds.
    • Christmas begins in the kitchen but-- can only be kept in the heart 

      V.P.I. Agricultural Extension Service (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1954)
      A booklet of recipes for the Christmas holiday by the Extension Service.
    • What you should know about your Virginia agricultural extension service: a guide for Virginia extension workers 

      Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service (Virginia Agricultural Extension Service, 1954)
    • New life for your furniture 

      Jamison, Ruth (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service, 1956-10)
      With remodeled or restored furniture and accessories many families can create attractive, restful homes at a small cost.
    • Sawdust as a mulch 

      Judkins, Wesley P. (V.P.I. Agricultural Extension Service, 1957-01)
      Sawdust is an excellent material to use as a mulch for vegetable and flower gardens, as well as strawberry plants, berry bushes and shrubs.
    • Grades and values of apples for applesauce 

      Moser, Roy Edgar, 1922- (V.P.I. Agricultural Extension Service, 1957-10)
      This report covers work on the grades of apples as they apply to the manufacture of applesauce.
    • 4-h career exploration 

      Blume, George T. (George Terrill), 1925- (Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Agricultural Extension Service, 1959)
    • Flower arrangements 

      Jamison, Ruth (V.P.I. Agricultural Extension Service, 1959-02)
      Discusses the basics of flower arrangement and suggests line arrangement for various types of containers.
    • Peony culture in Virginia 

      Smith, A. G. (Archibald Gray), 1890- (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service, 1959-05)
      Discusses when, where and how to plant peonies in Virginia, and how to care for them.
    • Boxwood in Virginia 

      Smith, A. G. (Archibald Gray), 1890- (V.P.I. Agricultural Extension Service, 1959-06)
      Discusses the care and maintenance of boxwood in Virginia.