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Monthly list of publications
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United States Department of .Agricultuiire

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Any five of the nontechnical publications listed here e pt those otherwise note may be
obtained free upon application to the United States DptrtlePt of Agrieadture, Wtshhtn,
D.C.. as lon as the Department's apply lasts. After tsauply is exhausted, iublbcatons
nay be obtained from the Superintendent of Documentds oiGoTnrRnt Printipp 'ite, Wash-
S ington, D.C., by purchase at the prices stated herein. Ni 1 6115 i ot' a 1art of the
Department of Agriculture.
Free distribution of technical material and periodicals is r ri ed.
These bulletins discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining
t, t tja fmls and farm home.
Diterihiing the age of farm animals by their teeth. George W. Pope, Bureau of
Animal Industry. 14 p., illus. (F.B. 1721F.) Price, 59.
Livestock owners and buyers of market animals often find it desirable to determine
S the approximate age of the animals. This publication shows how to determine by the
size and condition of the teeth the approximate age of farm animals from early life to
maturity and, in many cases, even in old age.
Feeding, care, and management of young dairy stock. J. B. Shepherd and Fred
W. Miller, Bureau of Dairy Industry. 33 p., illus. (F.B. 1723F.) Price, 5.
Describes in detail the proper feeding, breeding, and handling methods necessary for
raising strong healthy calves that have an inheritance for high milk and butterfat
production. The common ailments of calves are given, together with directions for
their prevention.

: The Technical Bulletins contain the results of scientific and research work applying to a
I special crop, industry, or locality. The editions are limited as they are intended primarily
for scientific workers and subject-matter specialists.
A study of the raw cotton and the yarn and sheeting manufactured from three
S:grades of American upland cotton. Bureau of Agricultural Economics and
i i: the Bureat of Home Economics in cooperation with Clemson Agricultural
i College. 70 p., illus. (T.B. 406T.) Price, 100.
The procedure employed in the manufacture of the sheeting and the observations
Spertamnng to the behavior of the cottons during manufacture and to some properties
of the raw cottons and of their intermediate products, yarns, and fabrics are pre-
sented. The-studies that deal with the serviceability and the resistance of the
fabrics to ironing conditions are also reported.
Properties of white fir and their relation to the manufacture and uses of the wood.
R. P. A. Johnson and M. R. Brundage, Forest Service. 77 p., illus. (T.B.
,.-, ..........,8tOT.) Price, 10.
The purpose of this bulletin is to furnish detailed information on the properties
Sand characteristics of the wood of white fir, for the assistance of consumers and
manufacturers in determining the suitability of this wood for specific uses.
Yield of second-growthr western hemlock-Sitka spruce stands in southeastern Alaska.
R!. F. Taylor, Forest Service. 30 p., illus. (T.B. 412T.) Price, 50.
... Fet.he purpose of planning management in detail and allowing suitable- areas to
wood-using industries it is necessary to know approximately at least, the producing
power of individual areas. This bulletin describes the results of such a study.
effect of quantity and kinds of feed on economy of gains and body composition of
*I" hogs. N. R. Ellis and J. H. Zeller, Bureau of Animal Industry. 31 p;,- 'llus.
(T.B. 413T.) Price, 5f.
*T, These studies indicate the Influence of controlled feeding levels in comparative
f. ieedinig experiments with respect to the effect of differences in intake of bogs on- the;
efficiency of utilization of the ration. .
Stllid ladies n. resistance of hybrid selections of oats to covered and loose smuts.
B,. R, Stanton,. F. A. Coffman, and V. F. Tapke, Bureau of Plant Industry
0. p2 (T.B. 422T.) Price, 50.
Smuts take an estimated toll of approximately 45 million bushels of oats annually.
Seed treatment is effective but is not practiced. Another method of reducing oat
losses is by breeding and developing emut-resstant varieties, as here described. ...

ThisL ieies carries the les .technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Teebical. Bulletin series. ":::|
Ort4ard insects of the Pacific Northwest ard their control. E. J. Newcomer, Bu-
, .,rJea of Entomology'. 77 IA, illus. (Cir. 270C., rev.) Price, 100.
SThe orientl flowering cherrii, aul Russell, Bureau of Plant Industry. 72 p.,
l illwi(r. nl .) Pri e,
t : isers the qest, ns that m arise in the minds of would-be growers of these
trees, ani nll phase of Aformation in regard to oriental flowering cherries,
( historical, cultir fa ani tnl, a4d practical.
TTh.s series includes those bblaAtions of a miscellaneous nature which do not fall
within apy of the other saerie issue by the Department, particularly those of a size other .
than. ocivp. Such publiatiq~ns, ere formerly issued as Miscellaneous Circulars. |
List of available ju~licatikn' of the United States Department of Agriculture, Janu-'
ary 2, 1934. C~9pf ed by F. L. Zimmerman, Office of Information. 113 p.
(M.P. 60MP., rev.) Price, 10.
The United States Department of Agriculture: Its structure and functions. M. S.
Eisenhower and A. P. Chew, Office of Information, with the assistance of
officials in all the bureaus and offices of the Department. 177 p., illus.
(M.P. 88MP., rev.) Price, 154.
List of technical workers in the Department of'Agriculture and outline of Depart-
ment functions, 1933. Personnel and Business Administration. 12 p. (M.P.
177MP.) Price, 100.
List of bulletins of the agricultural experiment stations for the calendar years 1931
and 1932. Catherine E. Pennington, Office of Experiment Stations. 77 1.
(M.P. 181MP.) Price, 10t.
Synopsis of Federal plant quarantines affecting interstate shipments in effect Janu-
ary 1, 1934. S. B. Fracker, R. A. Sheals, and M. A. Thompson, Bureau of
Plant Quarantine. 135 p. (M.P. 189MP.) Price, 10.
This publication is prepared as a result of a demand from State nursery inspectors
and others for the assembling and indexing of Federal plant quarantine regulations
affecting the interstate shipment of plants, plant products, and other restricted
Present guides for household buying. Ruth O'Brien and Medora M. Ward, Bo-
reau of Home Economics. 32 p. (M.P. 193MP.) Price, 5.
Describes those guides which are of special Interest to the ultimate consumer-that :
person who is buying things on the retail market for his own or his family's use.
Such notices of judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enforce-
ment 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
such information, to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose
business is affected by the announcements. :AN
Official grain standards of the United States for wheat, barley, oats, feed oats, mixed
feed oats, rye and mixed grain, July 2, 1934; for flaxseed, effective August 1,
1934; and for corn and grain sorghums, effective September 1, 1934. Bureau
of Agricultural Economics. 31 p. (S.R.A.-B.A.E. no. 114.)'
Notices of judgment under the Caustic Poison Act. Food and Drug Administrs T
tion. April 1934. 3 p. (N.J., C.P. 16-21.)'
Notices of judgment under the Insecticide Act. Food and Drug Administration.
April 1934. (N.J., I.F. 1276-1295.) pp. 163-174.1
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.
California, El Cajon Area. (Number 15, series 1930.) 42 p., llus. Price, 2. 0
North Carolina, Craven County. (Number 23, series 1929.) 27 p., illua Price,

1These may be obtained-from the issuing bureau. :.:
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Report of the Puerto Rico. Agricultural Experiment Station, 1933. 24 p., lllus.
Price, 50..

Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur-
chase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
SAgricultural situation. Vol. 18, no. 4, February 1, 1934. Price, 50 a copy; 250 a
year, domestic; 400 a year, foreign."
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relat-
ing to production, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm
Crops and markets. Vol. 11, no. 3, February 1934. Price, 100 a copy; $1.00 a
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
SStatistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and market information; re-
'parts en supplies, stocks, commercial movement, conditions, and prices of agricul-
tural products; and studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic.
Dally weather maps. Limited editions. Not for general distribution.
Shows weather conditions for United States and forecast for all States east of the
Mississippi River, except Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Upper Michigan, Lower Michi-
gan, Alabama, Mississippi, and the extreme western portion of Florida. Price daily,
Except Sundays and holidays, 250 a month, $3 a year; daily, including Sundays and
holidays, 304 a month. $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only, 501 a year.
Foreign subscriptions, $7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM, showing the weather
-.donditions and forecasts, are issued at numerous stations throughout the United
States,. 200 a month, S2.40 a year.2
Extension service review. Vol. 5, no. 3, March 1934. Illus. Price, 50 a copy;
500 a year, domestic; 750 a year, foreign."
Issued monthly by the Extension Service, of which it is the official organ, for the
distribution of administrative information.
Journal of agricultural research. Price, $2.25 a year domestic; $3.50 a year for-
eign. Not distributed free to individuals. Each issue, price, 10t. Re-
Sprints, 50 each."
Of primary interest to agricultural scientists and advanced students only. Issued
In 2 volumes a year. of 12 numbers each. Free distribution is limited to certain
S libraries and to institutions or departments doing research work.
-- Vol. 48, no. 3. Illus. February 1, 1934.
Studies on Armillaria mellea (Vahi) Quel., infection, parasitism, and host resist-
ance (Calif.-66). Harold E. Thomas.
Determination of hardiness in alfalfa varieties by their enzymatic responses.
(G-882.) H. M. Tysdal.
Cutting yields of hogs and index of fatness (A-159). K. F. Warner. N. R. Ellis,
and Paul E. Howe.
Physical characteristics of hog carcasses as measures of fatness (A-160). 0. G.
Hankins and N. H. Ellis.
Factors affecting gladiolus in storage (G-884). J. I. Lauritzen and R. C. Wright.

Payable to the Superintendent of Documents Government Printing Office, Washington, D.O.

Indicate below, by numbers IN NUMERICAL ORDER, bulletins desired. In order to assure prompt
:~'- delivery detach this frank and return in stamped envelope to United States Department of Agriculture,
Office of Information, Washington, D.C. List no more than five publications. If more are desired please
Supply to Superintendent of Documents. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., enclosing re-
mittance to cover cost of publication.

Farmer's Leaflets Other publications
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Journal of agricultural research. VoL 48, no. 4. Illa s February 15, 19M4.
Developmental anatomy and homologleg In wheat (G-886). M.' A. ip o ...
Self-fertilization in sugar beets as influenced by type of isolator and4t'it
(G-883). H. E. Brewbaker.
Maize crossing values in second-generation lines (J-2). Robert L. Davis.
Hyperparasitasm in the case of some introduced Lepidopterous, tee
(K-247). A. B. Proper. .
The relation of "dark center" to the composition of'rutabagas (Mias.-81).' !
Holland and C. P. Jones.
Public roads. VoL 15, no. 1, March 1934. Price, 10W a copy, $1 a yea
a year, foreign.' -. i.
Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Nos. 14-17, April 3-24, 1934. Prjf
year, domestic; $1 a year, foreign."

The beef-cattle problem. Cattle and sheep section. 12 p. (Cattle noi
Agricultural adjustment: A report of administration of the Agricultur1 A
Act May 1933 to February 1934. Agricultural Adjustment Ad .mi
393 p. (G.-8.) Price, 250 .
The citrus program under the Agricultural Adjustment Administra'tio
Braun. 23 p. (G-9).'

Code of fair competition
by the President of
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for the grain exchanges and members thereof. AEp
the United States. Code of Fair Competition'ls
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uode nu 11. 10 p. r-ic.) Pi', i
Marketing agreement for fire-cured and dark air-cured tobacco, types 212, '2U' f
and 36. Marketing Agreement Series-Agreement no. 41 8 p. '(
Price, 50 .' ......
Code of fair competition for the live poultry industry of the Metropolitas j ~i
and about the City of New York. Approved by the President of th
States. Code of Fair Competition Series-Code no. 12. 19 J a .
Price, 50.' "

Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washingt, J .,
'These may be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment AdminisE '

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