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MONTHLY LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
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Uin of periodicals is restricted.
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:. FARMERS' BULLETINS
p 't hesebbulletins discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining to
th' i a.rm and farm home.
SAnthrax or carbon. Henry J. Washburn, Bureau of Animal Industry. Revised
by John S. Buckley. 14 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 784F., rev.) Price, 50.
-t!:: spbeity culture. George MI Darrow and George F. Waldo, Bureau of Plant
Industry. 41p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 887F., rev.) Price, 100.
id64n grass. H. N. Vinall, Bureau of Plant Industry. 22 p., illus. (Farmers'
i: Bulletin 1126F., rev.) Price, 50.
Thhe farm lease contract. L. C. Gray and Howard A. Turner, Bureau of Agricul-
I t i ~ il'Econdmics. 36 p. (Farmers' Bulletin 1164F., rev.) Price, 50.
SQtack grass. L.- W. Kephart, Bureau of Plant Industry. 30 p., illus. (Farm-
i: ers' Bulletin 1307F., rev.) Price, 50.
l Dises and insects of garden vegetables. W. W. Gilbert, Bureau of Plant Indus-
tpi! and':, 'ad C. H. Popenoe, Bureau of Entomology. 46 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulle-
J tin IM7, rev.) Price, 100.
I '*i.i;dhtmas- trees; as a cash crop for the farm. F. H. Eyre, Forest Service. 17 p.,
I' ilu. (Farmers' Bulletin 1664F.) Price, 50.
1:: tlistating-oil sprays for use on dormant fruit trees. A. L. Quaintance, E. J.
'Kw m ifl erii and B. A. Porter, Bureau of Entomology. 18 p., illus. (Farmers'
.....Bulletixi 176oF.) Price, 5j.
: 4' teri in northern States grow timber as money crop. W. K. Williams, Office of
:Cooperative Extension Work. 22 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 1680F.) Price,
,!".....t.4.sff a.-.af birds on the .farm, W. L.. McAtee, Bureau of Biological Survey.
"i|: :,.~~p.,, lM: (Farmers' Bulletin 1682F.) Price, 50.
^'..... f pba te season 1931-32. U. P. Sheldon and Frank G. Grimes, Bureau of
... : giecal Survey. 30 p. (Farmers' Bulletin 1685F.) Price, 50.
Sii" :. LEAFLETS
hi' series carries popular material of the same general character as that carried by
the Ftarmers' Bulletins, except that the leaflets are confined to specific practical directions,
i,: metendations, remedies, and methods., They are brief and concise, written in formal,
S: a urlar style, and. are limited to eight pages.
"::: trip cropping to prevent erosion. H. V. Geib, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils,
S cooperating with Texas Agricultural Experiment Station. 6 p., illus. (Leaflet
I .8L.) Price, 50. ,
P ri 'ce TECHNICAL BULLETINS
!: echnial Buletins contain. the results of scientific apd; research work applying
t : .' al e rop, industry or.. lcaty. The editions are. limited, as they are intended
i!';:a: ;l Tffobr %centfiec workere :aAa .eaubject-matter specialists.
i pus. disease"of the cultivated' cranberry. C. L. ,Shear, Neil E. Stevens, and
;.i.iTy':ii'' Bain, Burieaun of Plant Industry. 58 p., illus. (Technical Bulletin
.. "...) Price, 25C
glC.:. ?l.., in :the western yellow pine forests of. Oregon and Washington.
lii :: T. Munger, Pacifle,Nqrthwest Forest Experiment Station, and R. H.
i t -Id, Forest Service. 58 p., illus. (Technical Bulletin 259T.) Price, 200.
i ':ii: i, : .. .. ..
Economical use of large tile for land drainage. Roger D. Marsden, Bureau
Agricultural Engineering. 24 p., illus. (Technical Bulletin 269T.) Price, ~t
Relation of the method of watering dairy cows to their water consumption an#:i
milk production. T. E. Woodward and J. B. McNulty, Bureau of Dairy Indueiul
try. 14 p. (Technical Bulletin 278T.) Price, 50.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same generakJ
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Proximate composition of fresh fruits. Charlotte Chatfield and Laura .
Laughlin, Bureau of Home Economics. 20 p. (Circular 50C., rev.) Price,
The Bellmar, Southland, and Redheart strawberries. George M. Darrow aid".
George F. Waldo, Bureau of Plant Industry. 8 p., illus. (Circular 1710.) ii
Buckwheat milling and its by-products. Mayne R. Coe, Bureau of Chemistry al!!
Soils. 12 p., illus. (Circular 190C.) Price, 5f.
Crop rotation and tillage experiments at the San Antonio (Texas) Field Station. l
George T. Ratliffe and I. M. Atkins, Bureau of Plant Industry. 40 p., illus.
(Circular 193C.) Price, 100.
Preliminary report upon the infestation and general status of the European corli
borer in western New York. H. N. Bartley and L. B. Scott, Bureau of EntoaWI
mology. 22 p., illus. (Circular 197C.) Price, 50.
An air-pressure extension brush for applying creosote to gipsy moth egg cluster .
C. W. Collins and J. V. Schaffner, jr., Bureau of Entomology. 8 p., ll us
(Circular 204C.) Price, 5.
Deterioration of Christmas holly in transit and storage. R. C. Wright and T. I.:
Whiteman, Bureau of Plant Industry. 12 p., illus. (Circular 207C.) Pric
The farm real estate situation, 1930-31. B. R. Stauber, Bureau of Agricultural i
Economics. 68 p., illus. (Circular 209C.) Price, 150.
This series includes those publications of a miscellaneous nature which do not I
within any of the other series issued by the department, particularly those of a slie oth,;
than octavo. Such publications were formerly issued as Miscellaneous Circulars.
Fertilizers for cotton soils. J. J. Skinner, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils. 10 "i
illus. (Miscellaneous Publication 126MP.) Price, 5..
The agricultural outlook for the Southern States, 1931-32. Prepared by the Sta'
of the Bureau of Agricultural Economics. Assisted by Representatives of th-t
Agricultural Colleges and Extension Services of the Southern States, the:i.j
Federal Eitension Service, and the Federal Farm Board. 56 p. (Miscella-
neous Publication 137MP.) Price, 10. *
These reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil map in colors showing the extedi t Ai&
distribution of the different soils in the area covered by the survey; and (2) a printed i
report containing brief descriptions of the area, its climate and agriculture, and detale'
descriptions of the soils. They are of interest and value primarily to residents of tRti"
area surveyed and to soil specialists. All requests for Soil Surveys are referred to t'
Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, which controls their distribution.
Georgia, Cook County. (No. 11, Series 1928.) Price, 10.
Kansas, Wilson County. (No. 22, Series 1927.) Price, 150. .Ia
Maryland, Cecil County. (No. 23, Series 1927.) Price, 20W. .
North Carolina, Gates County. (No. 1, Series 1929.) Price, 20f.
North Carolina, Martin County. (No. 8, Series 1928.) Price, 200.
Texas, Victoria County. (No. 21, Series 1927.) Price, 250.
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Such notices of judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enfofe i|
ment of regulatory acts are contained in these announcements. They are issued n on
or as necessary by certain bureaus. Free distribution is limited to persons in the e4plri
of the department, to public officials whose duties render it necessary for them to :V;i
such information, to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms wouiii
business is affected by the announcements. ::
New and revised definitions and standards for food products. Food and 'Druigi;
No. 2 (Second Revision). Supplement No. 1. Food and Dtug AdministratEnf*
2 p. (S. R. A., F. D. No. 2, Rev. 2, Supp. 1.) Price, 50. '
.- Notices: of Judgment,. 17001-18000, Index. Food and Drug Administration. pp.
S 637-656. Price, 50.
Directory, Forest Service, October, 1931. 35 p. Price, 50.
i Emergency food relief and child health. Prepared by Martha M. Elliott and
Agnes K. Hanna, Children's Bureau, United States Department of Labor, and
S..Hael K. Stiebeling, Bureau of Home Economics, United States Department
of Agriculture. 10 p. Price, 50.
.!'' Getting the most for your food money. Prepared jointly by the Bureau of Home
Economics and the Extension Service. 4 p., illus. Price, 50.
; Report of the Secretary of Agriculture, 1931. Arthur M. Hyde. 102 p. Price,
. : 15.
report of the Chief of the Bureau of Home Economics. Louise Stanley. 19 p.
Report of the Chief of the Plant Quarantine and Control Administration. Lee A.
Strong. 99 p. Price, 150.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Public Roads. Thomas H. MacDonald. 88 p.
ii' Annual report of the Chief of the Bureau of Agricultural Economics. Nils A. Olsen.
: p. Price, 100.
Report of the Porto Rico Agricultural Experiment Station, 1930. 50 p., illus.
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by
purchase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 15, No. 12, December 1, 1931. Price, 50 a copy;
250 a year, domestic; 400 a year, foreign.
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relating
to production, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm products.
SClimatological data. Vol. 18, No. 7, July, 1931.
In 42 sections, containing weather statistics for 42 separate sections, each corre-
sponding, as a rule. to a State. Monthly information for 1 section is 500 a year; for
: data regarding all 42 sections, 350 a month, or $4 a year.1 Not for general distribution.
Crops and markets. Vol. 8, No. 11, November, 1931. Price, 50 a copy; 600 a
year, domestic; 850 a year, foreign.
Statistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and market information; reports
on supplies, stocks, commercial movement, conditions and prices of agricultural prod-
acts; and studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic.
i Udily weather maps. Limited edition. Not for general distribution.
Shows weather conditions for United States and forecast for all States east of the
S Mssissppi River, except Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Upper Michigan, Lower Michigan,
S Alabama, Mississippi, and the extreme western portion of Florida. Price daily, except
Sunday and holidays, 25 a month, $3.00 a year; daily, including Sundays and holl-
days, 3d0 a month, $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only 500 a year. Foreign
s 'ibscriptions, $7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM, showing the weather conditions
:"i And forecasts, are issued at numerous stations throughout the United States; 20* a
month, $2.40 a year.1
:ix.'i.i.periment station record. Vol. 64,. index number; vol. 65, No. 9, December,
: 1931, abstract number. Single numbers for sale only. Price, 100.1
A technical review of the world's scientific literature pertaining to agriculture. Two
Volumes a year, of 10 numbers each; 750 a volume, domestic; $1.25 a volume, foreign.
*Payable t the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
:'Mii,!l TE STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PENALTY FOR PRIVATE USE TO
OFFICE OF INFORMATION AVOID PAYMENT OF POSTAGE, $300
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Extension service review. Vol. 2, No. 12, December, 1931. IllUs. Pi
copy; 500 a year, domestic; 750 a year, foreign.1 :1
Issued monthly .by the Extension Service, of which It is the official organ, iF:
distribution of administration information.
Forest worker. Vol. 7, No. 7, November, 1931. Price, 50 a copy; 25t a..::
domestic; 350 a year, foreign.1
News of State forestry, forestry education, private forestry, and the woir et'.
Journal of agricultural research. Price, 200 a copy; $4 a year, domestic, ~ l
year foreign. Not distributed free to individuals.
Of primary interest to agricultural scientists and advanced students only; Tie'
in 2 volumes a year, of 12 numbers each. Free distribution is limited to oaet
libraries and to institutions or departments doing research work. Separates opf 4wi
are distributed free to those desiring them, as long as the limited supply lasts.
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CONTENTS : : ::;." .i-i
Further studies of Penicillium injury to corn. Key No. Q-776. Helen Johaih J"*lI
R. Holbert, and James G. Dickson.
Toxic action of aqueous sodium chlorate on Nitella. Key No. G-788. H. .
and R. P. D'Urbal. .
The nonprotein nitrogen of the Alaska pea, with special reference to the ch*iti
nature of humin nitrogen. Key No. G-790. S. L. Jodidi.
Oleoresin production from longleaf pine defoliated by fire. Key No. P-56. ij
Some effects of straw mulch on yield of potatoes. Key No. Ohio-11. John Busbnta
and F. A. Welton.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 59, No. 9, September, 1931. Illus. Price, ~i
copy; $1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign.1 Not for general distrliJ
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography (2) weather cbartsB:
the month with an interpretative summary, and (3) climatological tables.
Public roads. Vol. 11, Index; Vol. 12, No. 10, December, 1931. Illus. "P
100 a copy; $1 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.' .,.
Snow and ice bulletin. Nos. 1-3, December 16, 23, 30, 1931. 1 p., map. Mt
year. Free distribution limited to cooperators with the Weather Bureau. ;.
Issued on Tuesdays during the winter. Based on data from regular Weather f if
and selected cooperative stations. As far as practicable all reports of snow as!ii
are given. 4"il;
The official record. Vol. 10, Nos. 48-52, November 28, December 5, 12,1
1931. Price, 50 a copy; 500 a year, domestic; $1.10 a year, foreign.1 ,
Contains official orders and miscellaneous Information concerning the departiemq
activities and such other matter as should be brought to employees' attention.. '
Weather outlook. Limited edition. Not for general distribution.
Prepared at and distributed from the following forecast centers of the W01biaf
Bureau: Washington, D. C., New Orleans, La., Chicago, Ill., Denver, Colb., 4ai0ti
Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Not for general distribution. .' *IU
Gives detailed weather conditions of preceding weeks and their effect on deveilld
of crops and farm operations. Limited edition. : ..
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Ofilce, Waiiuyi
D. C.. .::
Indicate below, by numbers, bulletins desired. In order to assure prompt dIf
detach this fra&ik and return in stamped envelope to U. S. Department of AgrlI
Office of Information, Washington, D. C. List no more than fve publieations. :
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