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... INDEX A Agricultural Experiment Sta-tions in the United States
and Territories, A List of, 251-253 Ammonia, sulphate of,
recom-mended, ill; quantity and when to apply, 105 Ammonia water,
used to kill insects and as a fertilizer, 107, 108 Analysis of
soil, by State Agri-cultural Experiment Sta-tions, 104 Angleworms,
not harmful but helpful, 179 Annuals, winter protection of, 151
Anthracnose, on beans, to pre-vent, 168 Ants, spread aphis, to
kill, 172 Aphis, on cabbage, to destroy, 165; spread by ants, 172
Apples, caution when purchas-ing trees, when trees mature, Bordeaux
mixture spray, fer-tilized with wood ashes, when to set out trees,
184; dwarf apples not recom-mended, pruning, when prun-ing old
trees, when and how to graft, tools needed, 185; thinning fruit,
spray for cod-ling moth and apple worm, gypsy moth and caterpillar,
186; storing fruit for the winter, pruning when plant-ing,
cultivation of the ground under trees, winter mulch, grub worm,
187; fertilizer, care when first planted, how to plant, staking
out, 188, 189; spray for bitter rot and brown rot, for blight, 189;
when to spray, 176; diseases of, 169; maggot or railroad worm, care
of tree, 170; in-sects and diseases, 169, packing fruit for the
winter, 170; distance at which to set trees, 207 Apricots, when to
set out, loca-tion, year-old trees the best, pruning,
fertilization, 189, 190; distance at which to set trees, 208 Apron,
for the woman gardener, of oilcloth, 247 Arm, of vine, definition
of, 223 Army worm, description, hab-its, to eradicate, 174 Arsenate
of Lead, paste, recipe for, 182; powder, recipe for, 183
Artichokes, soil requirements, when to plant, when ready 'for
consumption, care dur-ing winter, how to plant Jerusalem, 1 Ashes
to keep mice from plants, 170 Ashes, coal, for sandy soi...
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