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frlg. tIb ~urean~ of Entomology. (Professional Paper.) Mar.
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t.n o s l s pe'. giving east of the Mississippi ivet.
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12. Contribution' trom the Office of Public 1idsRand Rural
(Professional Paper.) Mar. 17, 1916. (Department Bulletin 347
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The Utilization of Cherry By-Products. By Frank Rabak, Chemical BEio
Drug-Plant and Poisonous-Plant Investigations. Pp. 24. Contribution1
the Bureau of Plant Industry. (Professional Paper.) Mar. 10, 1916.
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Suggests a method of utilizing the cherry' pits and juices accumulated at means
Of interest to those engaged in the fruit-packing Industry.
Moisture Content and Shrinkage of Forage, and the Relation of These FX
to the Accuracy of Experimental Data. By H. N. Vinall, Agronondi
Roland McKee, Assistant Agrostologist, Office of Forage-Crop InvestigI
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Paper.) Mar. 16, 1916. (Department Bulletin 353.) Price, 10
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Comparative Spinning Tests of the Different Grades of Arizona-Egyptian
Sea Island and Sakellaridis Egyptian Cottons. By Fred Taylor, i
Technologist, and William S. Dean, Assistant in Cotton Testing.
figs. 2. Contribution from the Office of Markets and Rural Organii
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Arizona-Egyptian, Sea Island, and Sakellaridis Egyptian cottons and cotton yt.
Brown-Rot of Prunes and Cherries in the Pacific Northwest. By bC
Brooks and D. F. Fisher, Office of Fruit-Disease Investigations.. ]e
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-jirdsaof Porto Rico. By Alex Wetmore, Assistant Biologist. Pp. 140,.
,*. Contribution from the Bureau of Biological Survey. (ProfessiomJpi
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The Raisin Industry. By George C. Husmann, Pomologist in Chargb
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Mar. 17, 1916. (Department Bulletin 349.) Price, 10 cent
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ftInuence of Relative Area in Intertilled and Other Classes of Crops and
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: iiJo al of Agricultural Research. (Issued weekly. For sale only.)
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:; A. 0. Baker. Pp. 1051-1119, figs. 26. Price, 15 cents.
:ls. No. 24. Mar. 13, 1916. Contents: A New Penetration Needle for Use in
VI: ti ing Bituminous Materials. By Charles S. Reeve and Fred P. Pritch-
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~ri e NNo. 25. Mar. 20, 1916. Contents: Inheritance of Fertility in Swine. By
i'tw,:- ard N. Wentworth and C. E. Aubel.-Relation of Green Manures to the
S fa;ii0:. iliure of Certain Seedlings. By E. B. Fred.-A New Spray Nozzle. By
'::; i:::. ,W. Woodworth.-A New Interpretation of the Relationships of Tempera-
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Soil Survey of Montgomery County, Maryland. By William T.
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Soil Survey of Clinton County, New York,-By E. T. Maxon,~
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Soil Survey of Trumbnll County, Ohio. By George N. Ooffey .i
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Special Articles: Solar and sky radiation at Wiahbs.t.
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Application of physical principles to problems suggestedt 1
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