United States Department of Agriculture
MONTHLY LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
Any fve of the nontechnical publications listed herein, unless indicated "For sale only", may
be obtained free upon application to the United States Department of Agriculture, Washington,
D. C., as long as the Department's supply lasts. After this supply is exhausted, publications
may be obtained from the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Wash-
ington, D. C., by purchase at the prices stated herein. His office is not a part of the Depart-
ment of Agriculture.
Free distribution of technical material and periodicals is restricted.
These bulletins discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining
to the farm and farm home.
Growing and feeding grain sorghums. J. H. Martin and J. S. Cole, Bureau of
Plant Industry, and A. T. Semple, Bureau of Animal Industry. 46 p., illus.
(F. B. 1764F.) Price, 10t.
Guides for buying sheets, blankets, and bath towels. Bess M. Viemont, Margaret B.
Hayes, and Ruth O'Brien, Bureau of Home Economics. 28 p., illus. (F. B.
1765F.) Price, 50.
Soil defense in the Piedmont. E. M. Rowalt, in collaboration with subject-matter
specialists of the Soil Conservation Service. 63 p., illus. (F. B. 1767F.)
This series carries popular material of the same general character as that carried by
the Farmers' Bulletins except that the leaflets are confined to specific practical directions,
recommendations, remedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in informal,
popular style, and are limited to eight pages.
Controlling lungworms of swine. Benjamin Schwartz, Bureau of Animal Indus-
try. 5 p., illus. (Leaf. 118L.) Price, 5t.
The Technical Bulletins contain the results of scientific and research work applying to
a special crop, industry, or locality. The editions are limited as they are intended
primarily for scientific workers and subject-matter specialists.
Selenium occurrence in certain soils in the United States with a discussion of related
topics-Second report. Horace G. Byers, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils.
79 p., illus. (T. B. 530T.) Price, 100.
Neutralization curves of the colloids of soils representative of the great soil groups.
M. S. Anderson and Horace G. Byers, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils.
39 p., illus. (T. B. 542T.) Price, 100.
Soil conservation reconnaissance survey of the southern Great Plains wind-erosion
area. Arthur H. Joel, Soil Conservation Service. GS p., illus. (T. B. 556T.)
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Market classes and grades of calves and vealers. Don J. Slater and M. T. Foster,
Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 32 p., illus. (Cir. 28C., rev.) Price,
The Houma potato: A new variety. C. F. Clark and F. J. Stevenson, Bureau of
Plant Industry; and J. C. Miller, Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Sta-
tion. 4 p., illus. (Cir. 420C.) Price, 50.
This series carries the less tpchnlcal and mnre informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletins. The series ended in 1927 and is succeeded
by the Circular series.
Tuberculin testing of livestock. Elmer Lash, Bureau of Animal Industry. 18 p.,
illus. (D. C. 249D., rev.) Price, 50.
This series includes those publications of a miscellaneous nature which do not fall
within any of the other seri s issued by the Department. particularly those of a size
other than octavo. Such publications were formerly issued as Miscellaneous Circulars.
List of publications of the United States Department of Agriculture from January
1931, to December 1935, inclusive. Supplementary to Miscellaneous Publica-
tions Nos. 9 and 153. Mabel G. Hunt, Office of Information. 64 p. (M. P.
A graphic summary of farm tenure (based largely on the Census of 1930 and 1935).
H. A. Turner, Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 52 p., illus. (M. P.
261M.) Price, 100.
Measurement of precipitation. Instructions for the measurement and registra-
tion of precipitation by means of the standard instruments of the United
States \Weather Bureau. Revised. 19316. Benjamin C. Kadel, Weather
Bureau. 25 p., illus. (W. B. 771WB.) Price, 100.
Report of the Chief of the Soil Conservation Service, 1936. H. H. Bennett. 52 p.
The use book. A manual of information about the national forests. Grazing sec-
tion. Revised, 1936. 113 p. Price, 15.
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Such notices of judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enforce-
ment of regulatory ;cts are cunt:Ained in thr-se announcements.. They are issued monthly
or as nr.ces-a ry by certain bureaus. Frte distribution is limiteil to persons in the employ
of the Dep.iartnenit. r, piiblic trficials who'e duties render it nece s.ary for them to have
such iniormatii,., to jUurnals espe. ially r.rncerned. and to manufacturers and firms whose
business is affected by the nunountements.
Order regulating the handling of anti-hog-cholera serum and hog-cholera virus and
approved marketing agreement for handlers of anti-hog-cholera serum and hog-
cholera virus. Effective Deember 7, 1936. Bureau of Animal Industry.
28 p. (B. A. I. Order 361.)'
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and Regulatory Announcements. December
1936: pp. 121-132. (S R. A.-B. A. I. 350.) Price, 5q.
Regulations for carrying into effect the Process or Renovated Butter Act. Bureau
of Dairy Industry. 7 p. (B. D. I. Order no. 1, rev.)
Notice of lifting of quarantine no. 53. Satin moth quarantine. Effective November
2, 1136. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 1 p. (B. E. P. Q.-
Lifting Q 53.) '
Amendment of regulations governing the entry of potatoes into the United States.
Effective December 1, 1936. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.
2 p. (B. E. P. Q-Potato Regs.)'
Modification of pink bollworm quarantine regulations. Effective December 1, 1936.
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 2 p. (B. E. P. Q.-Q 52.)'
Modification of Mexican fruit worm quarantine regulations. Effective November 16,
1936. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quaranutine. 2 p. (B. E. P.
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine, Service and Regulatory Announce-
ments. July-September 1936. Pp. 95-150. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q. 12S).'
Notices of Judgment under the Caustic Poison Act. Food and Drug Administra-
tion. 6 p. (N. J., C. P. 41-55.)
Notices of Judgment under the Insecticide Act. Food and Drug Administration.
Pp. 275-299. (N. J., I. F. 1451-1-4!0.)
Notice of Judgment under the Regulations of the Naval Stores Act. Food and Drug
Administration. 1 p. (N. J., N. S. no. 12. 1
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farmers' Leaflets Other publications
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. ThLy may be obtained by pur-
chase or subscriptiou from the Supe intcndt.nt of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 21, no 1, January 1, 1937. Price, 50 a copy; 25t a
year, domestic; 40C a year, foreign.'
Crops and markets. Vol. 13. no. 12. December 1936. Price, 10C a copy; $1.01 a
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.2
Statistics concerning crops and livr stock estimates and market information ; reports
on supplies. stocks, commercial imo\emeut, conditions, and prices of agricultural
products; and studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic.
Daily weather maps. Limited editions. Not for general distribution.
Shows weather conditions for United States and forecast for all States east of the
Mis'issippi River. except Illinois. \Wicon-in. ludiana. Upper Michigan. Lower Michigan.
Al;abama, Mississippi. and the extreme western portion of Florida. Price daily, except
Sunday and holidays. 25c a month. $3 a yenr: daily, including Sun days and holidays,
30e a month, $3.00 a year. Suni.lay and holiday maps only. 50e a year. For$-i.n
subscriptions. $7.25 a y.ar. Maps DD, E. and CM. showing the- weather conditions
and forecasts, are issued at numerous stations throughout the United States. 20C a
month, $2.40 a year.-
Experiment station record. Vol. 76, no. 1, January 1937. Price, $1 per volume
(2 volumes a year) consisting of 6 monthly numbers and index; $1.75 per
volume, foreign. Single number for sale only. Price, 150.2
A technical view of the world's scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 7, no. 12, December 1936. Illus. Price, 5t a copy;
500 a year, domestic; 90c a year, foreign.2
Issued monthly by the Extension Service, of which it is the official organ, for the
distribution of administrative information.
Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year, for-
eign. Each issue, 150, domestic; 20c, foreign. Separates, 5C, domestic; 80,
foreign.2 Not distributed free to individuals.
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
libraries and to institutions or departments doing research work.
-- Vol. 53, no. 9. November 1, 1936. Illus.
Histological and cytological changes in sugar-beet seedlings affected with curly
top (G-1027). Ernst Artschwager and Ruth C. Starrett.
Relative susceptibility of certain species of Gramineae to Cerco.sporella herpo-
trichoide. (G-1031i. Roderick Sprague.
Intraspecific and interspecific aversion in Diplodia (G-1036). Paul E. Hoppe.
The effect of storage upon the vitamin A content of alfalfa hay (Ariz.-11).
Margaret Camaniack Smith
Phytophthora root rot of cauliflower (Calif.-TSI. C. M. Tompkins, C. M. Tucker,
and M. W. Gardner.
A subirrigation method of supplying nutrient solutions to plants growing under
commercial and experimental conditions (Ind.-26). Robert B. Withrow and
J. P. Biebel.
Role of insects in the distribution of cotton wilt cnriod by Fusarium rasinfectum
(Tex.-15). J. J. Taubenhaus and L. Dean Christpn.,sn.
Relation of the carotene content of certain feed materials to their vitamin A
potency (Tex.-16j. C. S. Fraps. Ray Treichler, and A. R. Kemmerer.
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Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 53, no. 10. November 15, 1936. Illus.
Influence of environment during maturation on the disease reaction and yield of
wheat and barley (G-1033). B. B. Bayles.
Variability of iber length in a relatively uniform strain of cotton (G-1034).
T. R. Richmond and H. J. Fulton.
Nitrogen utilization by Ophiobolus graminis (G-1039). Hurley Fellows.
The insecticidal action of acid lead arsenate on the larvae of the Japanese beetle
in different types of soil (K-276). Walter E. Fleming, Francis E. Baker, and
Influence of black point disease, seed treatment, and origin of seed on stand and
yield of hard red spring wheat (N. Dak.-14). L. R. Waldron.
The influence of commercial fertilizers, potassium iodide, and soil acidity on the
i(dine content of certain vegetables (Pa.-55). Warren B. Mack and Eugene P.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 64, no. 10, October 1936. Illus. Price, 150 a copy;
$1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign.' Not for general distribution.
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography, (2) weather charts for
the month with an interpretative summary, and (3) climatological tables.
public roads. Vol. 17, no. 10, December 1936; no. 11, January 1937. Price, 100 a
Makes available to road builders the results of investigations relating to the
physical and economic problems of road building.
Soil conservation. Vol. 2, no. 7, January 1937. Price, 10 a copy; $1 a year,
Issued monthly by the Soil Conservation Service. Seeks to supply to workers and
cooperators of the Department of Agriculture engaged in soil-conservation activities
information of especial help to them in the performance of their duties.
Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Nos. 1-4, January 5-26, 1937. Price, 50 a
year, domestic; $1 a year, foreign
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