Bob Artley s Book of Farm Chores

A longtime artist, Artley is considered one of the country's foremost recorders of farm history. This title is a delightful look at the farm chores facing a kid--many of them Artley's own remembrances.

Author: Bob Artley

Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)

ISBN: 9780896584341

Category: Humor

Page: 96

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A longtime artist, Artley is considered one of the country's foremost recorders of farm history. This title is a delightful look at the farm chores facing a kid--many of them Artley's own remembrances. From milking cows to baling hay, Artley presents farm life with just the right amount of whimsy, nostalgia, and wisdom. 41 illustrations.


Farm Labor Fact Book

15. FUNCTIONS An unpaid family worker in agriculture may be defined as a
member of the farm operator's household who does farm work or chores but does
not receive cash wages . Usually these workers are related to the farmer , and ...

Author: United States. Department of Labor

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Category: Agricultural laborers

Page: 240

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Popular Mechanics

POPULAR MECHANICS Books for the Farmer • to reduce work • protect and
improve livestock • increase profits New Ed. Veterinary Guide for Farmers Written
by farm expert, G. W. Stamm, this amazing book has sold more than a quarter ...

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Page: 244

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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.

Summer on the Farm

Eleven-year-old Elva has a very busy summer splashing in the creek, enjoying two family weddings, going to a fair, joining in hymn sings with other Mennonite youth, and helping prepare for school to begin anew.

Author: Elva Hurst

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers

ISBN: 0736960902

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 68

View: 984

Eleven-year-old Elva has a very busy summer splashing in the creek, enjoying two family weddings, going to a fair, joining in hymn sings with other Mennonite youth, and helping prepare for school to begin anew.

Tell the Time at the Farm

Including a large clock face with moveable hands, this is an unusual clock book that uses Katy and Sam to teach children how to tell time.

Author: Stephanie Ryder

Publisher: Brimax Books Limited

ISBN: 9781858543789

Category: Clocks and watches

Page: 12

View: 619

Including a large clock face with moveable hands, this is an unusual clock book that uses Katy and Sam to teach children how to tell time. As Katy and Sam play and do their farm chores throughout the day, children will contrast and compare their own activities--and the time they do them--with the activities of Katy and Sam.

Farm

Describes the activities on a busy family farm from the spring when preparations for planting begin to the autumn when the cats grow winter coats and the cold rains begin to fall.

Author: Elisha Cooper

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545070759

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 255

Describes the activities on a busy family farm from the spring when preparations for planting begin to the autumn when the cats grow winter coats and the cold rains begin to fall.

A Journal of the Seasons on an Ozark Farm

Hall, a naturalist and newspaperman, describes such homely farm chores as dehorning a calf so clearly that one paragraph teaches just how the work is done.

Author: Leonard Hall

Publisher: University of Missouri Press

ISBN: 9780826203175

Category: History

Page: 208

View: 338

"First published in 1956, Leonard Hall's A Journal of the Seasons on an Ozark Farm is an affectionate chronicle of the round of the season on a working farm in the eastern Missouri Ozarks. Hall, a naturalist and newspaperman, describes such homely farm chores as dehorning a calf so clearly that one paragraph teaches just how the work is done. His accounts of the events that mark the changing seasons--migrating geese, budding trees, hunting, fishing, butchering, and simply walking through fields and woods--are remarkable for their unpretentious nostalgic beauty"--from back cover.

Farm Animals

Farm Animals Puzzle is perfect for kids in First-Third grade (ages 6-8). This puzzle book contains different types of puzzles such as: WordSearch Cryptogram Alphabet Soup Dittos and much more!

Author: Elite Puzzles

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781722434342

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Page: 58

View: 242

This Farm Animals Puzzle Book is a fun and exciting way for kids to learn about different aspects of the farm. Full of different animal names, farm chores, and tools. Farm Animals Puzzle is perfect for kids in First-Third grade (ages 6-8). This puzzle book contains different types of puzzles such as: WordSearch Cryptogram Alphabet Soup Dittos and much more! Over 100 Words and phrases are included. 8.5x11 word search puzzle for kids.

Worth

After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.

Author: A. LaFaye

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0689857306

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 144

View: 658

After breaking his leg, eleven-year-old Nate feels useless because he cannot work on the family farm in nineteenth-century Nebraska, so when his father brings home an orphan boy to help with the chores, Nate feels even worse.

A Book of Chores

He later worked for an advertising agency. Now retired, he returned to the farm that had been his boyhood home. That farm, in the Artley family for more than a century, is the place of this book.

Author: Bob Artley

Publisher: Iowa State Press

ISBN: 9780813810690

Category: History

Page: 100

View: 934

This author takes a humorous look at the chores he encountered as afarm boy growing up in Hampton, Iowa. He began drawing as a boy and was encouraged by other cartoonist from newspapers. He later worked for an advertising agency. Now retired, he returned to the farm that had been his boyhood home. That farm, in the Artley family for more than a century, is the place of this book.


A Farmer s Alphabet

In the late 1970s, the state board of education commissioned her to create "a farmer's alphabet," a series of bold red-and-black woodcut prints featuring the 26 letters, A to Z, and depicting scenes from Vermont life.

Author: Mary Azarian

Publisher: David R. Godine Publisher

ISBN: 9780879233945

Category: Art

Page: 61

View: 871

An alphabet book of woodcuts featuring activities and objects associated with New England farm life, from Apple, Barn, Cow through aX, Yawn, Zinnia.

Farm Labor Fact Book

The term " farm work force ” as used in this book includes all persons employed
in work or planning necessary to the operation of a farm . It includes farm
operators , unpaid family workers , and hired farm workers . " By census definition
there is ...

Author: United States. Department of Labor

Publisher: Greenwood

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Category: Agricultural laborers

Page: 240

View: 930


Portrait of a Farm Family

Tells the story of Dennis and Jane Steidinger and their eight children, portraying the difficult but rewarding way of life for a farm family. By the author of Amish Home and Frontier Home.

Author: Raymond Bial

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0395699363

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 751

Tells the story of Dennis and Jane Steidinger and their eight children, portraying the difficult but rewarding way of life for a farm family. By the author of Amish Home and Frontier Home.

American Farm Youth

WE APPLY BETTER METHODS TO ALL OUR FARM WORK . 11 THIS GUIDE
BOOK SHOWS YOU HOW TO APPLY BETTER METHODS TO ALL KINDS OF
CHORES . SAY , GEORGE , THIS IS GREAT STUFF I ' M SENDING FOR THIS
BOOK ...

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Christmas on the Farm

The majority of the cartoons were first syndicated by Extra Newspaper Features
and now by Mugwump Marketing . My thanks to Voyageur Press for use of
drawings from A Book of Farm Chores . I want to thank my daughter Janice and
her ...

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Publisher: Pelican Publishing

ISBN: 9781455602193

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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The author recalls the holidays he shared with a loving family growing up on an isolated Iowa farm without electicity or running water, but with plenty of good will and Christma spirit, during the 1920s and 1930s.

All Pets Allowed Blackberry Farm 2

"When Becket and her twin brother, Nicholas, adopt new pets from the local shelter, Becket's dream dog turns out to be a super-shy scaredy-pooch, and Nicholas's cat is more outgoing and attention-seeking than he was expecting"--

Author: Adele Griffin

Publisher: Algonquin Books

ISBN: 1643750739

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 208

View: 902

"When Becket and her twin brother, Nicholas, adopt new pets from the local shelter, Becket's dream dog turns out to be a super-shy scaredy-pooch, and Nicholas's cat is more outgoing and attention-seeking than he was expecting"--

Funny Farm

Edward visits Aunt Josephine, Uncle Earl, and Cousin Judy on their farm and tries to help with all of the chores.

Author: Mark Teague

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 043991499X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 921

Edward visits Aunt Josephine, Uncle Earl, and Cousin Judy on their farm and tries to help with all of the chores.

Chore Chart Book for Children

Ideas On How You Can Use This Book: Back To School Supplies Kids Responsibilities Chart Children's Learning Journal Chore Charts Draw and Write About Chores or Fun Things That Happened During Their Tasks

Author: Michael Chores

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781081400538

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Page: 108

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Giving kids chores to do around the house and in their life is one of the most important things that can be done to help teach them to be responsible adults when they grow up. This notebook allows them to see their progress as well as do some drawing, writing and story telling. Add To Cart Now This journal tracks responsibilities both by the day and by the week, and includes things such as homework, brushing teeth, and helping with laundry and household cleaning. Additionally there is a page each week for drawing a picture and writing about the picture or anything else the kids want to write about. This is great for helping them not only be in the habit of tracking their chores and tasks via the chart but also using their creativity. Ideas On How You Can Use This Book: Back To School Supplies Kids Responsibilities Chart Children's Learning Journal Chore Charts Draw and Write About Chores or Fun Things That Happened During Their Tasks