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 Front Cover
 Table of Contents
 Foreword
 Introduction
 Factors influencing Texas...
 Land use in Texas
 Types of farming and type-of-farming...
 Implications for the future
 Back Cover






Group Title: Bulletin / Texas Agricultural Experiment Station ;, 964
Title: Types of farming in Texas
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 Material Information
Title: Types of farming in Texas
Series Title: Bulletin / Texas Agricultural Experiment Station ;, 964
Physical Description: 50 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Bonnen, C. A. (Clarence Alfred), 1896-
Publisher: Texas Agricultural Experiment Station,
Publication Date: 1960
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Agriculture -- Texas
Farms -- Texas
 Notes
General Note: "A revision of Texas Station Bulletin 544, 'A Description of the agriculture and type-of-farming areas in Texas'", 1937.
Funding: Electronic resources created as part of a prototype UF Institutional Repository and Faculty Papers project by the University of Florida.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00053872
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: notis - ocm0967

Table of Contents
    Front Cover
        Page 1
    Table of Contents
        Page 2
    Foreword
        Page 2
        Page 2a
    Introduction
        Page 3
    Factors influencing Texas agriculture
        Page 4
        Physical factors
            Page 4
            Soils
                Page 4
                Page 5
            Topography
                Page 6
            Climate
                Page 6
        Biological factors
            Page 7
        Economic and sociological factors
            Page 8
            Markets
                Page 8
            Transportation
                Page 8
            Labor
                Page 9
            Land tenure
                Page 9
            Number and size of farms
                Page 10
            Capital
                Page 11
    Land use in Texas
        Page 12
        Distribution of cropland
            Page 12
            Cotton
                Page 12
            Wheat
                Page 13
            Rice
                Page 14
            Corn
                Page 15
            Grain sorghum
                Page 15
            Oats
                Page 16
            Barley
                Page 16
            Peanuts
                Page 16
            Forage sorghum
                Page 17
            Hay
                Page 17
            Fruits and nuts
                Page 18
            Vegetables
                Page 18
            Pasture
                Page 19
        Distribution of livestock and production trends
            Page 19
            Beef cattle
                Page 19
            Dairy cattle
                Page 20
            Sheep
                Page 21
            Angora goats
                Page 21
            Hogs
                Page 22
            Poultry
                Page 22
            Horses and mules
                Page 23
                Page 24
    Types of farming and type-of-farming areas
        Page 25
        Types of farming
            Page 25
        Type-of-farming areas
            Page 25
            Page 26
            Page 27
            Area 1, Northern high plains
                Page 28
                Page 29
            Area 2, Canadian breaks
                Page 30
            Area 3, Southern high plains
                Page 30
            Area 4, rolling plains and prairies
                Page 31
                Page 32
            Area 5, mountains and basins
                Page 33
            Area 6, upper Rio Grande valley
                Page 34
            Area 7, Edwards plateau and central basin
                Page 34
                Page 35
            Area 8, South Texas plain
                Page 36
                Page 37
            Area 9, lower Rio Grande valley
                Page 38
            Area 10, Coastal Bend
                Page 39
            Area 11, West Cross Timbers
                Page 40
            Area 12, Grand Prairie
                Page 41
            Area 13, Blackland
                Page 42
                Page 43
            Area 14, East Texas farming
                Page 44
            Area 15, East Texas timber
                Page 45
            Area 16, Post Oak
                Page 46
            Area 17, Coast Prairie
                Page 47
                Page 48
                Page 49
    Implications for the future
        Page 50
    Back Cover
        Page 51
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