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.' United States Department of Agriculture,
WASHINGTON, D. C., Norcimber 30, 1918.
MONTHLY LIST OF PUBLICATIONS.
iii, .. [November, 1918.1
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FARMERS' BULLETINS-FOR FREE DISTRIBUTION.
fif:ru-'Thbe department's supply of the current numbers of Farmers' Eulletins is
ti l'y suficient to make it possible to send them free to all applicants. They are
biI .sale at 5 cents per copy.
2Wb;sj oet Making Southern Mountain Farms More Productive. By J. F. Arnold, Arrircl-
::itiut. Pp. 28, figs. 10. Contribution from the Office of Farm Management. (Farm-
i! i,,: Bulletin 905.)
I .-:This bulletin describes crop rotations for small mountain forms in the southern
, :,:, .. ie.ghenies, and gives complete directions for starting a crop rotation that will make
I "oor mountain land more productive.
Systems for Farm Homes, By George M. Warren, Hydraulic Encineer. Pp. (;8,
i irii. t &.50. Contribution from the Bureau of Public Roads. (Farmers' Bulletin 941.)
i :::.: lt.: ee, 10 cents.
.. Suitable for general distribution.
':f: "l*S~t tetl ienn. Slug. By William H. White, Scientific Assistant, Truck Crop Insect
:,il estigations. Pp. 8, figs. 3. Contribution from the Bureau of Entomology. (Farm-
i : Bu lletin 959.)
u"'..itable for general distribution.
Ln otim E Bar Tick and Methods of Treating Infested Animals. By Marion Imens,
i: a Zrloglcal Division. Pp. 8, figs. 4. Contribution from the Bureau of Animal Indus-
try. (Farmers' Bulletin 980.)
I, q :. A brief description of the tick, its life history, and instructions for treating in-
S; eate animals are given in this bulletin.
Saft. ad P a Weevils. By E. A. Back, Entomologist in Charge, and A. B. Duckett. Assist-
: ,,,,. ant ;Ehtomologlst, Stored Product Insect Investigations. Pp. 24, figs. 24. Contribu-
i tias from the Bureau of Entomology. (Farmers' Bulletin 983.)
.: ..:. :: 1rgenera distribution.
i aw Lmetles that Increase Crop Yields in the Gulf Coast Region. By M. A. Crosby,
p:i.~% !::*; tlurlet. Pp. 28, figs. 10. Contribution from the Office of Farm Management.
; .Bu:'''..: :a Bulletin 986.)
A .: 1,:'I ,, 1 distribution in the Glft Coast Region of Alabama, Mississippi, and West Florida.
I al: iur.Iastion of Seed Beds for Tobacco and Other Crops. By E. B. Beinhart, Assist-
a t to Tobacco Investigations. Contribution from the Bureau of Plant Industry.
( i, EBulletin 996.)
This bulletin describes the necessary equipment and method of operation, with t
certain special features of seasonal conwpmence and seed-bed preparation. The
method is applicable for working on either small or large seed-bed areas and can he
used in all tobacco-growing districts.
Terracing Farm Lands. By C. E. Ramser, Senior Drainage Engineer. Pp. 40, figs. 3S,
Contribution from the Bureau of. Public Roads. (Farmers' Bulletin 997.)
Suitable for general distribution. .
Culture of the Logan Blackberry. By George M. Darrow, Scientific Assistant, Fruit- ,
Production Investigations. Pp. 24, figs. 11. Contribution from the Bureau of Plant
Industry. (Farmers' Bulletin 998.)
Describes this berry and methods of culture and shows that it is not adapted to
the country east of the Cascade and Sierra Ranges.
Hemorrhagic Septicemia. Stockyards Fever, Swine Plague, Fowl Cholera. etc. By Henry
J. Washburn Pathological Division. Pp. 8. Contribution from the Bureau of Animal
Industry. (Farmers' Bulletin 1018,)
Suitable for general distribution.
ta"Thte publications listed below are technical or scientific treatises or bulletins apply-
ing to a special industry or locality. The edition is limited, but they will be furnished
free to persons who can use such specialized information, as long as the supply lasts.
However, to Insure prompt receipt, remit price to the Superintendent of Documents.
The Manufacture of Neufch&tel and Cream Cheese in the Factory. By K. J. Matheson and
F. R. Cammack, of the Dairy Division. Pp. 28. figs. 4. Contribution from the
Bureau of Animal Industry. Nov. 18, 1918. (Department Bulletin 669.) Price, 5
A description of factors and methods necessary for successful production of these
Soils of Southern New Jersey and Their Uses. By J. A. Bonsteel, Scientist in Soil Survey.
Pp. 78, figs. 27, maps 3. Contribution from the Bureau of So:ls. (Profeastonal
Paper ) Oct 24, 1918. (Depirtment Bulletin 677.) Price, 40 cents.
For distribution in the territory described.
Miscellaneous Truck-Crop Insects in L uisiana. I. Insects Injurious to the Globe Arti-
choke in Louisiana. II. The Granulated Cutworm, An Important Enemy of Vege-
table Crops in Louisiana. III. Experiments in Controlling the Tomato Fruitwo
with Arsenicals. By Thomas H. Jones. Entomological Assistant. Trrck-Crop Ins
Investattions. Pp. 19 pis. 4. figs. 5. Contribution from the Bureau of Entomology.
Nov. 20, 1918. (Department Bulletin 703.) Price, 10 cents.
Of interest to truck growers and gardeners in said state.
Reports of Storage Holdings of Certain Food Products. By John O. Bell, Assistant In
Market Surveys, and 1. C. FranklEn. Specialist in Storage. Pp. 44, figs. 23. -Contri-
bution from the Bureau of Markets. Nov. 20, 1918. (Department Bulletin 709.)
Price. 10 cents.
Of interest to dealers in fruits, meats, and vegetables generally.
The Beet-Sugar Industry in the United States. By C. O. Townsend, Pathologist in Charge,
Office of Sucar-Plant Investigations. P'p. 5b, 1s. 9, figs. 2. Contribution from the
Bureau of Plant Industry. Nov. 22, 1018. (Department Bulletin 721.) Price, 15
A general statement as to the condition of this industry at the present time.
A Study of Heart-Rot in Western Hemlock. By James R. Weir, Forest Fathologist, and'
Ernest E. Hubert. Scientific Assistant. Office of Investigations in Forest Pathology.
Pp. :(. fit-s 13 Cnntributlnn from the Bureau of Plant Industry. (Professional
Paper.) Oct. 22. 191S. (Department Bulletin 722.) Price, 10 cents.
Of interest to lumbermen and contractors generally.
Smyrna Fig Culture. By G. P. Rixford, Physiologist. Crop Physiology and Breeding In-
vestiSations Pp 48. fi-s 12. Contribution from the Bureau of Markets. Nov. 14,
1919. (Department Bulletin 732.) Price. 10 cents.
Describes the origin of this industry, and methods of growing, handling, and curing
the Smyrna fig.
Nematode Galls as a Factor in the Marketing and Milling of Wheat. By D. A. Coleman,
Scientific Assistant in Grain Standardization, and S. A. Regan, Grain Supervisor.
Pp. 16. figs. 7. Contribution from the Bureau of Markets and the Bureau of Plant
Industry. Nor. 13. 1918. (Department Bulletin 734.) Price. 5 rents.
A description of this disease, and suggested methods for its control.
Farm Practice in Growing Sugar Beets in the Billings Region of Montana. By S. B.
Nuckols. Assistant Agriculturist. Office of Sugar-Plant Investigations, and E. L.
Currier, Professor of Farm Management. Montana Agricultural College. Pp. 40. figs.
7. Contribution from the Bureau of Plant Industry. Nov. 15, 1918. (Department
Bulletin 735.) Price. 10 cents.
Gives data gathered from 305 farms in the Billings region of Montana showing
total hours of labor and other costs of production of beets in 1915.
The Open Shed Compared With the Closed Barn for Dairy Cows. By T. E. Woodward,
W. F. Turner, W. R. Hale, and J. B. McNulty, of the Dairy Division. Pp. 15. Con-
tribution from the Bureau of Animal Industry. Nov. 15, 1918. (Department Bulle-
tin 786.) Price. 5 cents.
Of Interest to all dairymen.
Report of the Secretary of Agriculture, 1918. Pp. 54.
R reports of the Chief of the Division of Accounts and Disbursements, 1918. Pp. 3.
S Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, 1918. Pp. 63,
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Biological Survey, 1918. Pp. 19.
Report of the Chemist, 1918. Pp. 24.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Crop Estimates, 1918. Pp. 14.
Report of the Entomologist, 1918. Pp. 24.
Report of the Acting Chief of the Office of Farm Management, 1018. Pp. 9.
Report ofthe Federal Horticultural Board, 1918. Pp. 19.
Report of the Forester, 1918. Pp. 36.
ReI| f*t of the Insecticide and Fungicide Board, 1918. Pp. 6.
RebiWt of the Librarian, 1918. Pp. 16.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Markets, 1918. Pp. 39.
Report of the Acting Chief of the Bureau of Plant Industry, 1918. Pp. 30.
Report of the Director of the Bureau of Public Roads, 1918. Pp. 20.
Report of the Chief of the Division of Publications, 1918. Pp. 24.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Soils, 1918. Pp. 8.
Report of the Solicitor, 1918. Pp. 32.
Report of the Director of the States Relations Service, 1918. Pp. 37.
Report of the Chief of the Weather Bureau, 1918. Pp. 14.
i: journal of Agricultural Research. (For sale only.) Vol. 15. No. 3. Oct. 21, 1918. Con-
tents: Effect of Hydrocyanic-Acid Gas under Vacuum Conditions on Subterranean
SLarvae. (pu 0-1.) By E. R. Sasscer and H. L. Sanford.-Catalase and Oxidase
.. Content of Seeds in Relation to Their Dormancy. Age, Vitality, and Respiration.
i:. (pp G-159.) By William Crocker and Georce T. Harrlngton.-The Meadow Plant
: Bug, Miris dolabrntus. (pv. Me-13.) Angular-Leafspot of Cucumber: Dissemina-
i tion, Over-wintering. and Control. Ipw G-160.) By Eubanks Carsner. Pp. 133-
220, pls. 5, figs. 10. Price, 25 cents.
S Same, Vol. 15. No. 4. Oct. 28, 1918. Contents: Plasticity of Biologic Forms of Puccinia
graminis. (pz Minn-33.) By E. C. Stakman, F. .. Piemeisel, and M. N. LeviuP.-
Experiments in Field Technir in Plot Tests. (py Minn-34.) By A. C. Army and
SI. K. Hayes. Pp. 221-262. pl. 2. Price, 15 cents.
SNtNOTE.-Beginning with volume 5 the Journal of Agricultural Researclh has been
issued weekly and is distributed free nulrl to the librnries of aeriicnltural rolleTes
S and experiment stations, to large universities, technical schools, and such institu-
7 tions as make suitable exchanges with the department. It trill not be sent free to
i' ndividal.s. The Superintendent of Documents will receive subscriptions for this
publication, the price being $3 per year, 52 numbers.
Experiment Station Record. Vol. 39. No. 3. Abstract Number. Nov. 15, 1918. E. W.
Alien, Ph. D., Editor. Pp. 201-300. Price, 15 cents.
grNOTE.-The Record is a technical review or the world's scientific literature
pertaining to agriculture. It is not intended for general distribution, and its free
distribution is restricted to persons connected with the agricultural colleges, experi-
ment stations, and similar institutions, and to libraries and exchanges. It can not
i be sent free to individuals having no official connection with public institutions. The
Superintendent of Documents will receive subscriptions for this publications, which
is issued in two volumes a year, 10 numbers each, at $1 a volume.
The Monthly Crop Report, Vol. 4, No. 11, November, 1918. Pp. 133-144. (Bureau of
Contains data relating to agriculture, including estimates of acreage, conditions,
yield, prices, and value of crops and live stock. For free distribution.
SERVICE. AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS-FOR SALE ONLY.
aWThese contain only information, instructions, and notices govcrning the enforcement
of the food and drugs act. meat inspection. 28-hour, and quarantine laws, and the various
regulations of the department. Issued monthly by certain bureaus. Free distribution is
limited to persons in the employ of the department, to public officials whose duties render
it necessary for them to have such information, to journals especially concerned, and to
S manufacturers and firms whose business is affected by same. Others desiring copies are
respectfully referred to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office,
who has them for sale only, at prices noted.
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Bureau of Animal Industry. No. 137. September, 1918. Pp. 69-78. Nov. 9 f
Price, 5 cents.
Bureau of Biological Survey. No. 25. Pp. 4. Nov. 30, 1918. Price, 5 cents. %":'!I
Federal Horticultural Board. No. 56. September, 1918. Pp. 87-07. Nov. 6, r !,
Price, 5 cents.
Insecticide and Fungicide Board. No. 22. Pp. 451-490. Nov. 16, 1918. Price,
tPrAll requests for soil surveys are referred to the Bureau of Soils for attenell I '
distribution of same being controlled by that bureau.
Soil Survey of Lowndes County, Alabama. By. L. R. Schoenmann and B. T. Av" B
Pp. 68, fig. 1, map. (From F. 0. Soils, 1916.) Price, 15 cents.
Reconnoissance Soil Survey of the Lower San Joaquin Valley, California. By J W.
and J. E. Guernsey, of the University of California, and L. C. Holmes and
Eckmann, of the U. S. Department of Agriculture. Pp. 157, pis. 3, fig.
(From F. O. Soils, 1915.) Price, 25 cents.
Soil Survey of Clay County, Iowa. By E. H. Smies, of the U. S. Department of
ture, and T. H. Benton, of the Iowa Agricultural Experiment Station. Pp. 4d,.
map. (From F. 0. Soils, 1916.) Price, 15 cents.
Soil Survey of Anoka County, Minnesota. By William G. Smith, of the U. 8. ...
of Agriculture, and George H. Nesom and E. G. Roth, of the University of
Pp. 30, ig. 1, map. (From F. 0. Soils, 1916.) Price, 15 cents.
Soil Survey of Barry County, Missouri. By A. T. Sweet, of the U. S. Department of.
culture, and E. W. Knobel, of the University of Missouri. Pp. 44, pls. 3, fig ,
(From F. O. Soils, 1916.) Price, 15 cents.
Soil Survey of Halifax County, North Carolina. By R. B. Hardison, of the U.S.
ment of Agriculture, and L. L. Brinkley, of the North Carolina Department of
culture. Pp. 47, fig. 1, map. (From F. 0. Soils, 1916.) Price, 15 cents .I
Soil Survey of Stanly County, North Carolina. By R. C. Jurney, of the U. S. Depa
of Agriculture, and S. O. Perkins, of the North Carolina Department of Agrilti
Pp. 34, fig. 1, map. (From F. 0. Soils, 1916.) Price, 15 cents. "- :
Soil Survey of Marion County, Ohio. By T. M. Morrison, Oliver Gossard, .;:q ...m
Sivaslian. of the Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station. Pp. 37, fig. 1, map...(-:l
F. O. Soils, 1916.) Price, 15 cents.
Soil Survey of Miami County, Ohio. By E. R. Allen and Oliver Gossard, of the OUi .:i
cultural Station. Pp. 50, pls. 2, fig, 1, map. (From F. 0. Soils, 1916.) Frl
Soil Survey of Bell County, Texas. By William T. Carter, jr., H. 0. Lewis, andt. .
Hawker. Pp. 46, fig. 1, map. (From F. O. Soils, 1916.) Price, 15 cents. *
PUBLICATIONS OF THE WEATHER BUREAU.
inPublications of the Weather Bureau are obtainable only from the Chief E
Weather Bureau or the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing OitLe, ':
prices noted herein.
Monthly Weather Review. Vol. 46, No. 8. August, 1918. [Oct. 31, 1918,1] t
400, figs. 26, charts 9. Price, 25 cents per copy, $2.50 per year. Payable
Sunerintendent of Documents.
Special Articles: Solar and sky radiation during August, 1918. By H. MIqf
ball.-Volcanic eruptions and solar radiation.-Halo phenomena observed.
gust. 1918. By W. R. Gregg.-South Carolina meteor of April 23, 1918.
Sullivan.-Photomicrographs of snow crystals and methods of repod
W. A. Bentley.-Hot spell of August. 1918. By A. J. Henry.-Night-ti
studies in the Roswell fruit district. By C. Hallenbeck.-Ice storms in fth
Appalachians. By V. Rhoades.-Hourly frequency of precipitation in cettI
and its relation to agricultural pursuits. By H. H. Martin.-Alfeged a
of rain in southern California. By F. A. Carpenter.
Same. Supplement. No. 13. Aerology No 8. T. Free-Air Data at Drexel-. i
Dale Aerological Stations, April, May A nd June, 1918. II. Notes on Kite
By Vincent E. Jakl. Pp. 81, fig. 1. N 12, 1918, Price, 25 cents.
National Weather and Crop Bulletin. Nos. 31, 32, November, 1918, reporting temper
rainfall, and crop conditions throughout the United States. Issued weekIs4ii
Wednesday, April to October; monthly remainder of year. Price, 25 cents a iet .
EDWY B. REin,:::
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