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Author Teague, Charles Collins, 1873-1950.

Title Fifty years a rancher : the recollections of half a century devoted to the citrus and walnut industries of California and to furthering the cooperative movement in agriculture / Charles Collins Teague.

Imprint Los Angeles : Printed by Anderson & Ritchie : Ward Ritchie Press, ©1944.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room Reference    92 T2529 1944    Available
 PAS Central Library Centennial Room    R PAS 92 TEAGUE,C    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92    Lost and Paid
Description xiv, 199 pages, [26] pages of plates : illustrations, portrait ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Maps on lining-papers.
Contents Ancestry and boyhood in Maine -- Boyhood experiences in Kansas -- First impressions of California and first experiments in ranching -- Complex responsibilities -- Development of the Limoneira Ranch -- The 1913 freeze -- The California citrus industry -- Marketing and exchange -- Development of California walnut industry -- Spirit of cooperation -- Proration to stabilize markets -- Agricultural legislation -- California's irrigated agriculture -- Pioneering in Salinas Valley -- Labor in agriculture -- Tariffs and our standard of living -- Business enterprise and common sense -- The federal farm board -- St. Francis Dam disaster -- New frontiers at seventy.
Summary Recollection of a century devoted to the citrus and walnut industries of California and to furthering the cooperative movement in agriculture.
Subject Teague, Charles Collins, 1873-1950.
Farmers -- California -- Biography.
Fruit growers -- California -- Biography.
Nut growers -- California -- Biography.
Citrus fruits.
Walnut.
Agriculture, Cooperative -- California.

 
    
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