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.1its States Department of Agriculture


MARCH, 1931
M mla remittances to the United States Department of Agriculture
of i;: general publications listed herein, except those otherwise noted, may be
i e upon location to the United States Department of Agriculture, Washington,
asthe dartmets supply lasts. As many as five additional publications may
e a pliant gives sufcient proof that they are urgently needed. Free distn-
ribdi is restricted.
t rtment's supply is exhausted, publications may still be obtained from the Super-
t i eo uments, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., but by purchase only,
fthe pcs stated herein.
u te tances to the Superintendent of Documents direct. His office is not a
th Department of Agriculture.

o e.tiw cuas in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining to
far-m home.

t.arieties. in the United States. George M. Darrow and George F.
-rXeauu. of.Plant Industry. 29 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 1043F.,

S teame. and their control. J. C. Walker, Bureau of Plant Industry. 24
d I'i Iafrlfers' Bulletin 1060F., rev.) Price, 50.
atS grape juice: How to make it in the home. Charles Dearing, Bureau
g nidstry. 26 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 1075F., rev.) Price, 100.
e1j bWg mange: Methods of control and eradication. Marion Imes, Bu-
.4 Ail. Industry. 22 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 1085F., rev.)

~on in the South. William Stuart, Bureau of Plant Industry. 34
(Frmers' Bulletin 1205F., rev.) Price, 5f.
-in.t*mi for the farmer. George C. Edler, Bureau of Agricultural
... p., Illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 1232F., rev.) Price, 50.
l.s A A. Back and HR .T. Cotton, Bureau of Entomology. 46 p.,
S'. Buiietin 12 F., rev.) Price, 150.
.js : L.eS W. L. AicAtee, Bureau of Biological Survey.. 14 p., illus.
lebtJe34t4) Price1 o0.
Sdaefoe bUle describing the beet methods ol attracting birds, and
i- sthrouguhat the United States. The economic value of Birds to the
Sand thl valuea isettlated at more than a third of a billion dollars
t 0 ot th.e U"tt ted States..t
tic under Irri@gation in the Utah-Idaho area. S. B. Nuckols, Bu-'.
ns ,tp. ,.p.,las. (Farmers'Bullfettn t5.i. Price, 10W.
)lSyMo. a and; griulturalistp pf beet suuar cfor.1 Giv es
Sq. th e j wing of sugar beets In irigrate areas where soll, and
are favorable. The value of wakIdust lgagr-beet .by-
tcEial agricultural significance.

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:.,.i :GeoM. Bureau of public Ro 2ds. 22 p., llus.
Sortypical fwater-pow'e gplaute, outlines the
IiifBan.,gieft brief Initrcons for their pboper
h a e

ulves UireCuuumH xwr maln i e ln e prouucuoun UT on more pru...Lnua Un
eastern States. The use of improved cultural, methods and. arietdlee ait
acre yields and therefore make the crop relatively more satisfactory. ,...
Husker-shredders in corn-borer control. I. F. Reed and W. R. flumpr l ',
of Public Roads. 17 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 1662F.) PriceA'
Based on tests run on husker-shredders daring 1928-29 ln the tidjpit
Ohio. It describes the operation of the hniker-alredder and mde.*ii
its operation and care with special reference .to corn-borer control.
sections infested with the European corn borer.
This series carries popular material of the same general character as that eSl4
the Farmers' Bulletins except that the leaflets are confined to specific practical d
recommendations, remedJes, and methods. They are brief and concise, written '.
mal, popular style, and are limited to eight pages. ".
Measuring hay in stacks. W. H. Hosterman, Bureau of Agricultural aBlq
6 p.. illus. (Leaflet 72L.) Price, 50..
A new method of measuring hay In stacks, worked out as a result of ahtj"
tive studies in the West. The more technical phases of the subject will beh odl
Technical Bulletin 230 soon to be issued.
The Technical Bulletins contain the results of scientific and research we .'i
to a special crop, industry, or locality. The editions are limited, as they are ia
primarily for scientific workers and subject-matter specialists.
Inheritance of winter hardiness, growth habit, and stem-rust reaction in -cs
between Minhardi winter and H-44 spring wheats. Karl S. Quisenberry, BR
of Plant Industry. 46 p., illus. (Techn'cal Bulletin 218T.) Price, 16
Intended for geneticists and wheat breeders. The investigations oewed
the inheritance of contrasting characters for winter hardiness, growth.. aI
rust reaction, heading period, awnedness, and coleoptile color.
A study of the influence of herbaceous plant cover on surface run-off an d soil::
in relation to grazing on the Wasatch Plateau in Utah. C. L. ForsaUng,
Service. 72 p., illus. (Technical Bulletin 220T.) Price, 20. :
Deals mainly with the influence that the plant cover, other than trees rand. .
may have on surface run-off and the erosion which may accompany it. The:.
obtained by the method described are an important' contribution to a taller
standing of erosion and watershed problems. ...
Wild-duck foods of North Dakota lakes. Franklin P. Metcalf, Bueao~ai
logical Survey. 72 p. (Technical Bulletin 221T.) Price, 15. .
The result of a survey conducted during the summer of 1917 for
gathering detailed information on the food plants of migratory waterfowl 944
and to determine the value of possibilities of the improvement? of the. astU
aquatic areas as feeding grounds for the birds.
The distribution and the mechanical properties of Alaska woods. L. J.
Forest Service. 80 p., illus. (Technical Bulletin 226T.) Price, ...
Provides reliable data on the principal commercial woods of A te a'._i:i_
engineers contractors, woodworkers, and others who require detailed ifb
garding Alaska woods and a means of comparing their respective properties.
Macrocentrus gifuensis Ashmead, a polyembryonic braconid parasite .l'i tIiD e
pean corn borer. H. L. Parker, Bureau of Entomology. 63 p., illus'
cal Bulletin 230T.) Price, 150.
A report of work done at the European Parasite Laboratory of the 'Bui..i
mology nt flHyres, Var, France, from April, 1927, to October, 1929. :
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of thf e aii
nature as that it the Technical Bulletin series. ,..,
Tree hoppers an4 thbir control in the orchards of the Pacific N46r
Others, Bureau of Entomology. 15 p., illus. (Circular i
Price, 5. (
Methods of seed production from sugar beets overwinteredat the ts h
Overpeck and Harry A. Elcock, Bureau of Plant Industry. .
cular 153C.) Price, 10...
Of primary interest to sugar companies desirous of produg ..
United States and to farmers in those regions in the -.uthweswB i
tons permit successful overwintering in the field of suag~ r t'a
duction. Recommendations for growing the seed crop, based ::a
successful, are given. .

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vta iia i at l. Geor; W. Stiles, jr., Bureau of Animal Industry. 11 p.,
S(Iuialar a140.),, Price,. 5.
.7*Y Itead f~t ltvestock sanitary officials, prEcticing veterinarians, and cattle owners
'ie ~S ith and In many ther.cattle-raising regions o 'the United States. Although
ietm t for the disease is still in the experimental stage, owners may assist the
So affected animals by giving extra care and avoiding unnecessary driving or
SIea includes those publications of a miscellaneous nature which do not fall
o i f 'the other series issued by the department, particularly those of a size
aeaediO v. Such publications were formerly issued as Miscellaneous Circulars.
S ilAI publications of the united States Department of Agriculture, De-
1 i,,:.0, Compiled by John 0. Riley, Office of Information. 81 p.
llaneous Publication 60M., rev.) Price, 10f.
ivia tatistics relating to one or more closely related agricultural commodities.
to persons engaged in marketing or any business affected by agricultural

Hnad log prices for the calendar year 1928. Compiled by Henry B. Steer,
I Service, 26 p. (Statistical Bulletin 328.) Price, 10f.
.g.. e holdings, year ended December 31, 1929, with comparable data for
years. Prepared by the Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 36 p.
tistical Bulletin 338.) Price, 100.
reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil map in colors showing the extent and
of the different soils In the area covered by the survey; and (2) a printed
t:nttiahalig brief descriptions of the area, its climate and agriculture, and detailed
Ji of the soils. They are of interest and value primarily to residents of the
and to soil specialists. All requests for Soil Surveys are referred to the
of Chemistry and Soils, which controls their distribution.
Wadena County. (1026, No. 25.). 150.
Claiborne County. (1926, No. 23.) 20*.
ipp0 Rankin County. (1926, No. 27.) 200.
"Clay County. (1927, No. 8.) 150.
aukhlin County. (1926, No. 31.) 150.
trla ina, Davie County. (1927, No. 5.) 15f.
i I a, Watauga County. (1928, No. 1.) 100.
.a I e~a~ Judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enforce-
'i 4i Sga toy acts are contained in these announcements. They are Issued monthly
4~iseI ary4a by certain bureaus. Free distribution is limited to persons in the employ
*he'i~at et tb public officials whose duties render it necessary for them to have
ia f.Ial to jomlnalo especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose
M ila aeNted by the announcements.
deyaet f July 8, 1930, to Federal food and drugs act and requirements there-
:;.. te.od. .and Drug Administration. 6 p. (S. R. A., F. D. No. 4.)

ijsicbioae, rulings, etc., concerning the work of the Bureau of Animal
S, avry, 1931. pp. 1842. (8. R. A-B. A. I. 286.) Price, 50.
'i Bs b--Ai' relations for the administration of the Aleutian Islands Reservation,
,: ::A ka. Bureau of Biological Survey. 6 p. (. A.K-B. S. 74.) Price, 5.
Moi~aif tioa of satin-p oth quarantine. Plant Quarantine and Control Adminis-
S trtion. 3 p. (PQCA-- 5,rev.) Price, 5f.
P Notices of judgment under the food and drugs act. Food and Drug Administra-
ti o.: D, 237-259 (N. J., F. D) 17376-17400) February, 1931; pp. 261-272.
(N. J., F. D. 17401-17425) March 1931; pp. 273-285 (N. J., F. D. 17426-
S1740) March, 1981; pp. 287-309 (N. J., F. D. 17451-17475) March, 1931;
pi: ip. (I. J., F. D.. 17474-1700) March, 1931; pp. 323-36 (N. J.
,D. 5) March, 1931. Price, 5t each.
: R ~. il 'ited States standards for grades of lamb ca~sasses, yearling mutton, and
aln..... i cascaea .. fectve February 16, 1931. Bureau of Agricultural Eco-
.:0tes 6 p&. (-S. ,.A --B. A. E. 123.) Price 54.

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Report of the Chief of the Weather Bureau. 264 p., .ll1t 11M
Report of the Guam Agricultural Experiment Stationi, 92g.
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely relitrle hey 1ihiie
purchase ot subscription from the Superintendent mloeu4% net. .;:,
Agricultural situation. Vol. 15, No. 3, March 1, 191. 1 Piag
.year, domestic; 400 a year, foreign.1
A brief general summary of current conditions, includtiW 'r
ing to production, movement, consumption, and prides of the iff or
Climatological data. Vol. 17, No. 12, December. 1930.
In 42 sections, containing weather statistics for 42 separate aGi
spending, as a rule, to a State. Monthly information for 1 e. e .
for data regarding all 42 sections, 350 a month, or $4 a M"..4
distribution. .,
Crops and markets. Vol. 8, No. 2, February, 1931. Price, .5 a ;I
domestic; 850 a year, foreign.1
Statistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and market iia
on supplies, storks, commercial movement, conditions and pricest: ~al
ucts; and studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic., l ..
Daily weather maps. Limited editions. Not for general diat&t1 tivt
Shows weather conditions for United States. and forecast for all Satet
Mississippi River, except Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Upper Michiga
gan, Alabanma, Mississippi, and the extreme: western portil -o.:t
except Subdays and holidays 254 a month, $3.00 a year;: dail
holidays, 300 a month, $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday:ma"wi.r
Foreign subscriptions, $7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM' alb
'conditions and forecasts, are issued at numerous statldns throu oaQ t ;u
20f a month, $2.40 a year.' iiri
Experiment station record. Vol. 64, No. 2-4. FebruaryMaa,
numbers for sale only. Price, 100. ,
A technical review of the world's scientific literature pertaining ti
volumes a year, of 10 numbers each; 75e a volume, domestic.; l..ali
Extension service review. Vol. 2, No. 3, March, 1981. Illus, !
500 a year, domestic; 75f a year, foreign.'
Issued monthly by the Extension Service, of which it is'the'oMfiaW i
distribution of administrative information.
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 41, July 1-December 15, t93.I
table of contents. pp. ii-v; 889-900. Price, 20t0. .
Monthly weather review. Vol. 58, No. 12, Deceimber, 193I0. W1s .
copy; $1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreSigni sj. S
distribution. :
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliograpy, (A i
the month with an Interpretative summary, and., () cllmatologlI $
Public roads. Vol. 11, No. 12, February, 1931. Illus. P
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.1
Snow and ice bulletin. Nos. 12-15, March 4, 11-18, 25, 1981. A .'i.
Distribution limited to cooperators with the Weather Bureau.
Issued on Tuesdays during the winter. Bised on O.dt froiji'l
and cooperative stations. As far as practicable all reports of :une :;l
The official record. Vol. 10, Nos, 10-12, March 5, 14, 21, *86 :4i, !
copy; 50f a year, domestic; $1.10 a year, foreign. :,...l:....
Containspffieial orders and miscellaneous information o
activities and such other matter as should be brouig~t tp a
Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Nos. 9-12, March 8, il, 1, i
50f a year, domestic; $1 a year, foreig a .
Gives detailed weather conditions' f preceding weeks 4 th0 i ::ie
o, crops and farm operations. Limited edtion.
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