Special Bulletins

Published 1968 – 1976


The range of more than 60 Special Bulletins was published over 8 years between 1968 and 1976. Listed below is the collection held at the Woolhouse Library at the Waite. Note that 1968, 1969 and 1970 collections are not complete. 

Special Bulletins were published on a wide range of technical and information topics. Audiences included farmers, agribusiness, home gardeners, consumers and the general public. There is some cross positioning of topics between the Extension Bulletin and Special Bulletin series. Special Bulletins were published using a number plus year numbering system.

Number

Special Bulletin Title

Year

Author/s

1/68

Soils and Agriculture of the Northern and Yorke Peninsula Regions of South Australia

1968

R.J. French

W.E. Matheson

A.L. Clarke

3/70

Mouse Control With Strychnine Baits

1970

P.G. Allen

4/70

Soil Testing in South Australia – a Progress Report

1970

J.S. Potter

1/71

Vineyard Establishment

1971

E.W. Boehm

2/71

Diseases of Grapevines

1971

E.W. Boehm

3/71

Accredited Ovine Brucellosis-free Flocks

1971

No Author

4/71

More Effective Weed Control in Onions

1971

I.S. Rogers

5/71

Revegetation by “Pitting”

1971

Officers of Soil Conservation Branch

6/71

Histomoniasis is a Well Known Disease of Turkeys

1971

Officers of Poultry Health Section

7/71

Mesquite – a New Weed Threat

1971

J.M. O’Neill

S.J. Garrick

8/71

Home Storage of Fruit and Vegetables

1971

B.L. Tugwell

9/71

Germination of Cherry Rootstock Seed

1971

R.J. vanVelsen

J.M. Niejalke

E. Lykke

10/71

Tomatoes – Outdoor and Glasshouse

1971

I.S. Rogers

B.T. Baker

11/71

Prickly Pear – Problems in South Australia

1971

M.J. Catt

1/72

Oil Seed Rape – a Promising Crop for South Australia

1972

D. Crawford + Officers of Agronomy Branch

2/72

Electric Fencing for Livestock

1972

D.R. Gifford

3/72

A Guide to Using the Home Freezer

1972

No Author

4/72

About Our Publication Series

1972

No Author

5/72

Soursob Control

1972

M.J. Catt

6/72

Research Laboratories Northfield – Notes for Visitors

1972

No Author

7/72

The Artificial Breeding Board of South Australia

Catalogue of Bulls Standing at the Artificial Breeding Centre – Northfield 1972-73

1972

No Author

8/72

Silage Makers Handbook

1972

D.C. Brown

9/72

Chemical Control of Eucalypt Regrowth on Fire Access Tracks and Under Fence Lines

1972

L.T. Jacobs

10/72

Potatoes for the Housewife

1972

H.D. Feddersen

R.A. Nitschke

11/72

Power Requirements of Centrifugal Pumps

1972

J.R. Burrell

12/72

Drying Fruit from the Farm Garden

Reprinted as Drying and Storage of Fruit from the Garden

1972

1974

M.B. Spurling

A.P. Dahlenburgh& B.L, Tugwell

1/73

Farm Killing, Dressing and Butchery of Beef

1973

D.R. Gifford

2/73

Lucerne Growing in South Australia

1973

G.D. Webber et al

3/73

Murray New Town Site Selection Preliminary Soil and Land Form Survey

1973

D. Chittleborough

M. Wright

4/73

Beware of Hormone Herbicides Near Susceptible Crops or Plants

1973

D.I. Murrie

5/73

The Artificial Breeding Board of South Australia Catalogue of Bulls 1973-74

1973

No Author

6/73

Cream Quality

1973

No Author

7/73

Rodent Proofing Farm Storages

1973

P.G. Allen

8/73

Haymaking Methods

1973

K.G. Bicknell

T.J. Dillon

A.E. Hincks

10/73

Grain Pest Control – Urgent and Essential

1973

P.R. Birks

J.D. McAuliffe

1/74

A Guide to Herbicides for Weed Control in Pasture Seed Crops

1974

No Author

2/74

Notes on Bees and Bee Diseases

1974

G.W. Lumsden

3/74

Department of Agriculture Publications Service

1974

No Author

4/74

What You Should Know About Pork

1974

J.C. Potter

J.W. Bryson

5/74

American Foul Brood Disease – Some Questions Answered

1974

G.W. Lumsden

6/74

Fruit Growing for the Home

1974

E.W. Boehm

7/74

Cereal Variety Recommendations for 1975

1974

M.R. Krause

B.J. Marshall

A.J. Dube

A.H. Mayfield

8/74

Propagation of Deciduous Fruit Trees

1974

D.T. Kilpatrick

J.N. Steed

9/74

Storing Water in Farm Dams

1974

J.A. Edwards

1/75

Fertilisers for Vines in Non Irrigated Areas

1975

M.T. Seeliger

M.A. Loder

2/75

Sweetcorn Growing

1975

I.S. Rogers

B.T. Baker

3/75

Pig Production in South Australia

1975

P.A. Heap

4/75

New Techniques in Gas Colouring Citrus

1975

K. Gillespie

B.L. Tugwell

5/75

Coolroom Construction for Fruit and Vegetable Growers

1975

B.L. Tugwell

6/75

Fruit Dehydration

1975

A.P. Dahlenburg

7.75/1

A Guide to Herbicides for Weed Control in Lucerne Seed Crops

1975

K.R. Smith

I.H. Simons

P.M. Kloot

7.75/2

A Guide to Herbicides for Weed Control in Annual Medic and Subterranean Clover Seed Crops

1975

K.R. Smith

I.H. Simons

P.M. Kloot

9/75

Improved Pastures for the Mallee Region

1975

K.G. Bicknell

T.J. Dillon

D.M. Crawford

A.K. McCord

10.75/1

Agriculture in South Australia – The Lower South East

1975

P.L. Marrett

11/75

Post Harvest Handling of Citrus Fruits

1975

L.D. Jarrett

B.L. Tugwell

12/75

Loxton Research Centre – Notes for Visitors

1975

No Author

14/75

Growing Giant Shaftal Clover Seedcrops

1975

G.E. Cooper

15/75

Breeding Black Wool for Hand Spinning

1975

P.M. Carr

16/75

Controlling Maturity of Pullets

1975

H.V. Stephen

R.C. Woolford

17/75

Sunflowers in the South East

1975

P.L. Marrett

P.J. Mowatt

18/75

A Guide to “Bulb Weed” Identification

1975

J.M. O’Neil

19/75

Superphosphate in South Australia

- Its Importance to Crops and Pastures

- Guidelines for Efficient Use

1975

No Author

20/75

Ley Farming

1975

G.D. Webber

1/76

Nematode Resistant Rootstocks for South Australian Vineyards

1976

G.R. Stirling

2/76

Trikkala – a Replacement for Yarloop – Including Renovation Procedures

1976

P.E. Beale

H.V. Chamberlain

B.A. Ninnes

M.R. Lewis

3/76

Silage on a Large Scale

1976

J.C. Radcliffe

S.C. Valentine

M.H. MacDermott


Prepared by:  Barry Philp
Date: August 2014