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Monthly list of publications
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-Oct. 1944.
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d -Oremittances to the U. S. Department of Agriculture
6f any of the general publications listed herein, except those otherwise noted, may
free upon application to the United States Department of Agriculture, Washing-
1 ., as long as the department's supply lasts. Free distribution of periodicals is
ie department's supply is exhausted, publications may still be obtained from the
ent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., but by pur-
y, and at the prices stated herein.
.all remittances to the Superintendent of Documents direct. His office is not a
the Department of Agriculture.
^ ,|i -ettin discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining
ifSB"and farm homa
"f:raistg. Alfred R. Lee, Bureau of Animal Industry. 14 p., figs. 10.
le Bialletin 767 F., slightly revised.) Price 50.
t.ksk and methods of eradication. W. P. Ellenberger and Robert M.
tur1eau of Animal Industry. 27 p., figs. 9. (Farmers' Bulletin 1057
pat.) Price 50.
E toi toes. James H, Beattie, Bureau of Plant Industry. 25 p., figs.
e'i Bulletin 1431 F., revised.) Price 5.
iw g and handling. John H. Martin, Bureau of Plant Industry,
Washburn, Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 37 p., tigs. 24.
ti lletin 1631 F.) Price 10.
t is based upon (1) records of the costs and practices in growing
from 190 farmers in Illinois, Kansas, and Oklahoma in 1928
e withh broomcorn on several field stations of the United States
ifAgiiculture in Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, and Kansas for the last

.ltion ii the Eastern States. F. E. Staebner, Bureau of Public Roads.
:.. (Farmers' Bulletin 1635 F.) Price 10.l
Siurfa~de litigation, which is simpler and less expensive than either spray
Station. The Information should be helpful to eastern farmers whose crops
eifn drought
A -'e season 1930-31. Frank L. Earnshaw and Frank G. Grimes,
i &gmal Survey. 46 p. (Farmers' Bulletin 1647 F.) Price 50.
S ls popular material of the same general character as that carried by
tis, except that the leaflets are confined to specific practical directions,
rehedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in infor-
ia are limited to eight pages.
d pacing of aneegg case. George H. Powers, Bureau of Agricul-
S;p.8' ., fig. 8. (Leaflet No. 64 L.) 'Price 50.
I tiaetibna r making the form for constructing a standard egg case
Sto ;'ipack eggs in a standard case.
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The Technical Bulletins contain the results of scientific and research work applyng'I
a special crop, industry, or locality. The editions are limited, as they are i
primarily for scientific workers and subject-matter specialists.
Toxic effect of St. Johnswort (Hypericum perforatum) on cattle and sheepW I
Dwight Marsh and A. B. Clawson, Bureau of Animal Industry. 24 p., $pgs.
(Technical Bulletin 202 T.) Price 50.
Although the plant is evidently toxic, the experiments described in this bulletin a
that deaths rarely occur. Ordinarily the poisonous effects are not very pronounced,
when so, only after a large dosage. Dermatitis was produced in only a few cases
in those was slight.
The determination of hour control for adequate fire protection in the major coviVj
types of the California pine region. S. B. Show and E. I. Kotok, *Pori.
Service. 47 p., figs. 32. (Technical Bulletin 209 T.) Price 10. ::
For foresters and students. Explains the distribution of resources in men, mo.ei,
apparatus, and transportation which affords best fire protection for the national i
eats. The analyses are the result of experiences with 4,283 fires in California.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Growing trees for forest planting in Montana and Idaho. D. S. Olson. Fosegtl
Service. 92 p., figs. 48. (Circular 120 C.) Price 250.
Prepared for the purpose of giving information essential to the selection and devel'.
ment of nursery sites. Explains such important phases of the work as soil managemei
arrangement and care of seed beds, transplanting, and preparation of stock for shipm
Cooperative marketing and purchasing, 1920-1930. R. H. Elsworth, Bureau of
Agricultural Economics. 56 p., figs. 16. (Circular 121 C.) Price 104.
Includes data based on a count of the active farmers' business associations in 193~.
with estimates as to the membership in 1928 for each of the. States in the various corl
modity groups and estimates on the same basis for the business transactions for thEb
1927-28 marketing season. .
Experiments in the use of fertilizers in growing forest planting material at the Savqi
nac nursery. W. G. Wahlenberg, Forest Service. 38 p., figs. 1L (CirculatF
125 C.) Price 100.
The experiments described fall into three separate groups, each emphasizing a fairit'
distinct aim: (1) Improvement of the planting stock; (2) stimulation of the rate i
seedling growth; and (3) maintenance of soil productivity. This publication :i
scribes the results of two years' preliminary experiments.
Pathological conditions ascribed to nematodes in poultry. Eloise B. Cram, Burea.
of An mal Industry. 11 p., figs. 6. (Circular 126 C.) Price 50.
Intended for zoologists, poultry specialists, and veterinarians who deal with para.
sitic diseases of poultry. The conditions ascribed to nematodes are classified accordiui;
to clinical symptoms and pathological changes of affected birds. ;;
Grain drying at a country elevator. W. M. Hurst, Bureau of Public Roads, anid
R. H. Black, Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 15 p., figs. 4. (Circular 12f:
C.) Price 50. .
Information based upon investigations conducted by the department during the I"
harvest season to determine some of the economic and mechanical factors involve Ju,
the artificial drying of grain with a small-sized commercial drier located at a eou
elevator. Data were secured regarding the power, labor, and fuel requirements, .
the market values of the grain before and after drying.. :,i
Handling livestock during drought. E. W. Sheets and William Jackson, RBurie
of Animal Industry. 12 p. (Circular 140 C.) Price 5. .
Intended for livestock owners in drought-stricken areas who may need spdeealf*.i
formation on feeding and handling animals under such adverse conditions.
cusses feed and water requirements and methods of handling livestock most prof.a
after, as well as during, periods of drought. It also suggests means of redueftff i":
suitable preparations, losses from future droughts. I'
This series includes those publications of a miscellaneous nature which deo noi
within any of the other series issued by the department, particularly those of a siq: oi
than octavo. Such publications were formerly issued as Miscellaneous Circulars:.:. .
The results of physical tests of road-building rock. D. O. Woolf, Bureau of P,
lic Roads. 148 p. (Miscellaneous Publication 76 MP.) Price 25.
Lists the results of tests of some 6,000 samples of ledge rock from practil l- i
parts of the country used in the construction of modern highways. Containpsa
discourse on the physical properties of road-building rock, the types of rock teNtd ai
the methods employed.
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S American medicinal plants of commercial importance. A. F. Sievers, Bureau of
S Plant Industry. 74 p., 128 figs. (Miscellaneous Publication 77 MP.) Price 304.
SThe purpose of this publication is to assist those interested in collecting medicinal
plants to identify such plants and to furnish other useful information in connection
S with the work.
SBSummary of State and territorial plant quarantines affecting interstate shipments.
Maude A. Thompson, Plant Quarantine and Control Administration. 128 p.
(Miscellaneous Publication 80 MP.) Price 200.
Prepared for the use of nurserymen, State quarantine officials, and others concerned
in the observance of such regulations.
"Directory of field activities of the Bureau of Entomology. 56 p., 1 map. (Mis-
cellaneous Publication 83 MP.) Price 100.
A complete list of the field laboratories of the Bureau of Entomology, giving de-
I tailed directions for reaching each laboratory, the post-office address of the person in
S charge, and a brief statement concerning the investigations carried on.
Profits from farm woods. W. R. Mattoon, Forest Service. 18 p., figs. 12. (Mis-
cellaneous Publication 87 MP.) Price 56.
S Contains stories believed to be typical of the results and money returns possible to
I; farmers under average conditions in the various regions. Although estimates of the
.. amount of timber that. can be grown and of its money value are helpful, these specific
examples of good practice in cutting and marketing products from the farm woods are
ft .E more informative and valuable.
The United States Department of Agriculture: Its growth, structure, and functions.
k gM. S. Eisenhower and A. P. Chew, Office of Information. 147 p. (Miscel-
laneous Publication 88 MP.) Price 250.
Explains the scope and purpose of the research, regulatory, service, educational, and
other'work performed by the department. It charts the various bureaus and offices
so that the reader may tell at a glance the functions of each unit. A brief history
S of the department is Included.
Feeding wheat to livestock. Prepared by Bureaus of Agricultural Economics,
Animal Industry, and Dairy Industry. 6 p. (Miscellaneous Publication 96
MP.) Price 54.
A. statement of the value of wheat as a feed and a comparison of the prices of
wheat, corn, and other grains in relation to their feeding values, in order to help
farmers to decide when it is profitable to use wheat as a livestock feed.
These reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil map in colors showing the extent and
distribution of the different soils in the area covered by the survey; and (2) a printed
report containing brief descriptions of the area, its climate and agriculture, and detailed
Descriptions of the soils. They are of interest and value primarily to residents of the
area surveyed and to soil specialists. All requests for Soil Surveys are referred to the
Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, which controls their distribution.
SIndiana, Hancock County. (1925, No. 23.) Price, 200.
: .. Nebraska, Keith County. (1926, No. 14.) Price, 200.
SWisconsin, Sauk County. (1925, No. 29.) Price, 250.
S Wyoming, The Wheatland Area. (1926, No. 13.) Price, 200.
Such notices of judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enforce-
Sment of regulatory acts are contained in these announcements. They are issued monthly
or as necessary 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
4 'iach information, to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose
nuinuess is affected by the announcements.
Index to service and regulatory announcements, 1929. Plant Quarantine and Con-
S trol Administration. 4 p. (S. R. A. P. Q. C. A. Index, 1929.) Price 50.
Mediterranean fruit-fly quarantine. (Revision of Regulations.) 9 p. (P. Q.
C. A.-Q. 68. ) Price 5t.
Migratory-bird treaty-act regulations and text of Federal laws relating to game
and birds. 18 p. (S. R A.-B. S. 72.) Price, 50.
SNtices of judgment under the food and drugs act. N. J. F. D. 16926-16950,
Spp. 583-603. PERIODICALS
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur-
S:::hase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
i' agricultural situation. Vol. 14, No. 9. September 1, 1930. Price, 50 a copy; 250
a. year, domestic; 404 a year, foreign.'
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relating
toproduction, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm products.
Climiatological data. Vol. 17, No. 5. May, 1930.
In 42 sections, containing weather statistics for 42 separate sections, each corre-
S ending, as a rule, to a State. Monthly information for 1 section Is 500 a year; for
:ii:. ta regarding all 42. sections, 35t a month, or $4 a year.1 Nbt for general distribution.
.;iL, Pa able to the 8tperintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. G.
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Crops and markets. Vol. 7, No. August, 1930. Price, 5t a agpL~i.l
domestic; 854 a year, foreign.1
Statistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and market infonit
on supplies, stocks, commercial movement, conditions and prices of agrictl
acts; and studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic. .' *'.'
Daily weather maps. Limited editions. Not for general, distribution. ..I..
Shows weather conditions for United States and forecast for all Stajtelt*4ea
Missiesippi River, except Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Upper Michigan, Loo i-HM
Alabama, Mississippi, and the extreme western portion of Florida. Priee "dll
Sunday and holidays, 250 a month, $3.00 a year; daily, including Sun ; q a
days, 30* a month, $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only, 500 a .f qW :
subscriptions, $7.25 a year. Maps DD, and CM, showing the weather c
and forecasts, are issued at numerous stations throughout the United t .:
month, $2.40 a year.1 ,
Experiment station record. Vol. 63, No. 2, August, 1980; No. 3, August, 419K
stract number. Single numbers for sale only. Price, 100.1..
A technical review of the world's scientific literature pertaining to agriculture,
volumes a year, of 10 numbers each; 750 a volume, domestic; $1.25 a volume
Extension service review. Vol. 1, No. 5, September, 1930. Ilus. "Price P
copy; 500 a year, domestic; 750 a year, foreign.1 ,:.
Issued monthly by the Extension Service, of which it is the offircal organ .
distribution of administrative information.
Journal of agricultural research. Price, 200 a copy; $4 a year, domestic;:.* :
year foreign.' Not distributed free to Individuals.
Of primary interest to agricultural scientists and advanced students only;. 11
in 2 volumes a year, of 12 numlbrs each. Free distribution. is limited .to-4l
libraries and to institutions or depArtments doing research work. Separates of ai l
are distributed free to those desiring them, as long as the limited supply' .ii|.2,
----- Vol. 40, Jan. 1-June 15, 1930. Index. Price, 50. ":.
---- Vol. 41, No. 4. August 15, 1930. Illus.
Corticium centrifugum, a heterothallic pathogene of apples. (G-731) L. Ng.:':
Some conditions affecting the storage of peppers. (G-730) John I. LauriIueal .
R. C. Wright.
Experimental studies on the growth and development of strawberry plants. ( t-T
George M. Darrowv.
A study of some unproductive cherry trees in California. (G-734) C F. KtB
The effect of hydrogen-ion concentration on the toxicity of nicotine, pyridin'.e i
methylpyrrolidine to mosquito larvae. (K-212) Charles H. Richardson and. "a
H. Shepard. '.*.
Vol. 41, No. 5. September 1, 1930. Illus.
Effect of certain climatic factors on the diameter growth of longleaf ph le: i
western Florida. (F-51). J. Elton Lodewick. *,
Parasites of the Oriental peach moth, Laspeyresia molest Busck, in North Am i0
(K-213). G. J. Haeussler.
Short branch, another character of cotton showing monohybrid inheritance '(
Thomas H. Kearney. '
Relation between moisture content of the wood and blue stain in oloblelly ..
(G-741). Reginald H. Colley and Caroline T. Rumbold. .
The adsorption of the anions of acid dyes by soil colloids (11-18). J. G. ~m~
P. L. Gile.
The relative resistance of varieties and species of citrus to PytMoacga .flN
and other bark diseases (Calif.-55). L. J. Klotz and H. S. Fawcett. ,*
)Monthly weather review. Vol. 58, No. 5. May; No 6, June, 91430., .llu.
150 a copy; $1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign.' Not fori
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography, (2) weather l::e*
the month with an interpretive summary, and (3) climatological tables...,.
Public roads. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year, domestic; $1.50 a ear prei.:
---- Vol. 11, No. 6. August, 1930. Ulus. ,. ''.ii
Freezing and thawing of soils as factors in the destruction of road i'
The official record. Vol. 9, Nos. 36-39. September 4, 11, 18, 25, 1930.
a copy; 504 a year, domestic; $1.10 a year, foreign. .. : :'.
Contains ofecial orders and miscellaneous information concerni. .te a
activities and such other matter as should be brought t employees ltatyi
Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Nos. 35-38. September 2, i, 1i
500 a year, domestic; $1 a year, foreign.' "
Gives detailed weather conditions of preceding weeks and their effePt .io*
of crops and farm operations. Limited edition.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printiing Ol. i
ale. I.