In preparing the material for
this book, the author has endeavored to arrange and discuss the subject matter
in a way to be of the greatest service and help to the agricultural student and
stockman, and place at their disposal a text and reference book.The general
discussions at the beginning of the different sections and chapters, and the
discussions of the different diseases are naturally brief.The chapters have been
grouped under the necessary heads, with review questions at the end of each
chapter, and the book divided into seven parts.