American Fruits Volume 19-21

American Fruits Volume 19-21

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: a purpose, in part, of nursery inspection work in his own state. The issuance of general nursery certificates or licenses with the knowledge that they will be or may be used as a required accompaniment of interstate shipments of nursery stock, is in itself a virtual recognition of this principle. A clear understanding by all concerned, of the phraseology and of the value of inspection certificates, will, we believe, lead indirectly to an improvement to a considerable extent in the condition of interstate shipments of nursery stock. In acquiring information for the preparation of this report, a circular of questions was sent out to the head inspection official in each state and forty-five replies were received. The thanks of the committee are due these men for the full information and for many valuable suggestions which they have submitted. Thirty-four state inspection officials report that they either have full authority to change the present wording of their state certificates or that It can be done without amendment of the existing law. Six only report legal limitations of any consequence. Kighteen are in favor of retaining their present form of certificates only until something better can be decided upon; sixteen are unqualifiedly in favor of retaining the PROF. A. W. MORRILL Entomologist Phoenix, Arizona nineteen may be considered not to have indicated such a willingness. Twenty-five, or nearly 60 per cent of those answering the question, consider that their respective state certificates are literally accurate, twelve, or nearly 30 per cent, consider that their state certificates have a literal meaning but with miscellaneous mental reservations and qualifications, six do not consider their certificates to be accurately more

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  • Paperback | 558 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 29mm | 984g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236797310
  • 9781236797315