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United States Department of gr culture ...

MARCH 1937

Any five 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 ol 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.

Preparation of fresh tomatoes for market. Raymond L. Spangler, Bureau of Agri-
cultural Economics. 42 p., illus. (F. B. 1291F., rev.) Price, ic.
Diseases and insects of garden vegetables. W. W. Gilbert, Bureau of Plant Tlnlu.str.v,
and ('. Polpenoe, Bureau of Entuimology and Plant Tldii-try. Revised
by W. W. Gilbert and D. J. Caffrey, Bureau of Eiintooluby uid Plant
Quranitine. 58 p., illus.. (F. B. 1371F., rev.) Price, 100.
Control of insect pests in stored grain. E. A. Back and R. T. Cotton, Bureau of
Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 36 p., illus. (F. B. 14s;:F.,' rev.)
Price, 5e.
Harvesting and handling citrus fruits in the Gulf States. J. R. Winston. Bureau of
Plant Industry. 38 p., illus. (F. B. 1763F.) Price. -.
Dairy cattle judging. A. B. Nystrom. Bureau of Dairy Indlnstry. 3f1 p., illus.
( F. B. 171''.iF.) Price, .-e.
High-grade timothy and clover hay: Methods of producing, baling, and loading for
market. E. 0. Pollock and W. H. Hosterman, Bureau of Agricultiral Eco-
nomics. 17 p., illus. (F. B. 1770F.) Price, 50.
Preventing soil blowing on the Southern Great Plains. E. F. Chilhott, Bureau of
Plant Indus.try. 29 p., illus. (F. B. 1771F.) Price, 50.

Thi Tchrinlial Bulletins contain the results of scientific and research work applying to
a special crop. intlu for scii tit'i workers and subject-matter specialists.

Crop rotation and tillage experiments at the Northern Great Plains Field Station,
Mandan, N. Dak. J. T. Sarvis and J. C. Thy.sell, Bureau of Pldnt Iiindt 75 p., illus. (T. B. 536T.) Price, 10t.
Effect of method and rate of grazing on beef production and plant population of
pastures at Beltsville, Md. 31. A. Hein and A. C. Cook, Bureau of Animal
Industry. 35 p., illus. (T. B. 53,T.) Price, 100.
Structure, occurrence, and properties of compression wood. M. Y. Iilll, ;Indl R. F.
Luxford, Forest Service. 32 p., illus. (T. B. 546T.) Price, 10'.
Forest fire insurance in the Pacific Coast States. H. B. Shepard, Forest Service.
1 p)., illus. (T. B. 551T.) Price, 20{f.
Trace elements in the soils from the erosion experiment stations, with supplementary
data on other soils. C. S. Slater, R. S. Holmes, and H. G. Byers, Bureau of
Chemistry and Soils. 24 p. (T. B. 552T.) Price, 5c.
Rapid determination of oil content and oil quality in flaxseed. Lawrence Zeletny
and D A. Coleman, Bureau of Agricultural Economics. -4 p., illus.
(T. B. 554T.) Price, 100.

This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
A study of arsenical dusting of cabbage in relation to poison residues. Chas. E.
Smith, W. J. Reid, Jr., P. K. Harrison, and C. O. Bare, Bureau of En-
tomology and Plant Quarantine; in cooperation with the Louisiana and
South Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station. 8 p., illus. (Cir. 411C.)
Price, 50.
Land-improvement measures in relation to a possible control of the beet leaf-hopper
and curly top. R. L. Piemeisel and J. C. Chamberlin, Bureau of Entomology
and Plant Quarantine. 24 p., illus. (Cir. 416C.) Price, 50.
The fir engraver beetle, a serious enemy of white fir and red fir. G. R. Struble, Bu-
reau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 16 p., illus. (Cir. 419C.)
Price, 50.
Results of field crop. shelterbelt, and orchard investigations at the United States
Dry Land Field Station, Ardmore, S. Dak., 1911-32. Oscar R. Mathews and
Verner I. Clark, Bureau of Plant Industry. 48 p., illus. (Cir. 421C.)
Price, 100.
The house rat. James Silver, Bureau of Biological Survey. 19 p., illus. (Cir.
423C). Price, 50.
This series includes those publications of a miscellaneous nature which do not fall
within any of the other -i.ii,. issued by the Department, particularly those of a size
other than octavo. Such publications were formerly Issued as Miscellaneous Circulars.
Market diseases of fruits and vegetables: Peaches, plums, cherries, and other stone
fruits. Dean H. Rose, D. F. Fisher, Charles Brooks, and C. O. Bratley,
Bureau of Plant Industry. 27 p., illus. (M. P. 22SM). Price, 200.
Early erosion-control practices in Virginia. A. R. Hall, Soil Conservation Service.
31 p., illus. (M. P. 25GM). Price, 100.
A graphic summary of farm taxation. Donald Jackson, Bureau of Agricultural
Economics. 17 p., illus. (M. P. 262M). Price, 50.

Tables giving statistics relating to one or more closely related agricultural commodities.
Of int,-reit to persons engaged in marketing or any business affected by agricultural
Corn futures; volume of trading, open commitments, and prices from January 3,
1933, to December 31, 1935. Prepared by the Commodity Exchange Admini-
statration (Formerly the Grain Futures Administration). 101 p. (S. B.
55SB)., Price, 150.
Grade, staple length, and tenderability of cotton in the United States, 1928-29 to
1934-35. Bureau of Agricultural Economics in cooperation with State agri-
cultural agencies. 63 p. (S. B. 56). Price, 100.

Federal legislation and rules and regulations relating to highway construction ad-
ministered by the Bureau of Public RQads, United States Department of Agri-
culture. Compiled by Bureau of Public Roads. 139 p. Price, 15e.
On the front lines with agriculture. A report of extension work in agriculture and
home economics in 1934. Prepared by the Extension Service. SO p. Price,
Such notices of judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necs-sary in the enforce-
ment of regulatory acts are contained in these announcements. They ure issued monthly
or as necessary by certain bureaus. Free distribution is limited to persons in the employ
of the Departmi-nt. to public officials whose duties render it necessary for them to have
such informatiu. to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose
business is affected by the announcements.
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and Regulatory Announcements. February
1937. Pp. 13-24. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 358). Price, 50 each.'

IPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office. Washington,
D. C.

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 apply to Superintendent of Documents.
Government Printing Office, Washington. D. C., enclosing remittance to cover cost of
publication. Be sure to fill in blank form on reverse side.

Farmers' Leaflets Other publications

Laws and regulations for the administration of the Wichita Mountains Wildlife
Refuge, Oklahoma. Bureau of Biological Survey, Service and Regulatory
Announcements. 11 p. (S. R. A.-B. S. 85).2
Notices of judgment under the Food and Drugs Act. Food and Drug Administra-
tion. Pp. 8!)-13t6. (N. J., F. D. 26176-26300) Foods.!
Standards under the Tea Act. Effective May 1, 1937. Food and Drug Administra-
tion, Service and Regulatory Apnouncemeuts. (S. R. A. T. 11)."

Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur-
chase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 21, no. 3, March 1, 1937. Price, 50 a copy; 250 a year,
domestic; 450 a year, foreign.2
Crops and markets. Vol. 14, no. 2, February 1937. Price, 100 a copy; $1.00 a year,
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.2
Statistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and m'irket information; re-
ports on supplies, stocks, commercial movement, 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
Mississippi River. except Illinois, Wiscou.sin, Indiana, Upper Michig:ani, Lower Michi-
gan. Alabama, Mi;siss:ippi. and the extr,.me western portion of Florida. Price daily,
except Sundays and holid;\.-. 250 a m-ontb. $3 a year; daily, including Sundays and
holidays. 30e a month, $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only, 500 a year.
Foreign subscriptions. $7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM. showing the weather
conditions and forecasts, are issued at numerous stations throughout the United
States, 200 a month, $2.40 a year.2
Experiment station record. Vol. 76, no. 3, March 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. 135p.
A technical view of the world's scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 2, nos. 2 and 3, February and March 1937. Illus.
Price, 50 a copy; 500 a year, domestic; 90# 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, $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue, 150 domestic; 200 foreign. Not distributed free to
Separates. A small supply of each separate is given to the originating bureau
or station for its staff, cooperators, and for such other distribution as can be
made. Others interested may purchase copies from the Superiinleident of Docu-
ments. Washington. D. C.. at 54 each.
Ariz.-11. (In vol. 53. no. 9P. The effect of storage upon the vitamin A content of
alfalfa bay. Margaret Cammack Smith.
Calif.-78. (In vol. 53. no. 91. Phytoplhthlora root rot of cauliflower. C. M.
Trompkins, C. M. Tucker, and M. W. Gardner.

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E-6rS. In vol. 53,. no. 11). The physiology of Rhizopus oryzae. L. B. Lockwood,
G. E. Ward. and 0. E. May.
G-1028. (In vol. 53. no. 81 Further studies on the relation of the curly top
virus to plant C. W. Bennett and Katherine Esau.
G-1032. (In vol. 5:. no. 7). ./ gusAzcharoniyees pinit, a new species of yeast
an-ociated with bark heet!ps in pines. Eugene C. Holst.
G-10.34. (In vol. 53. no. 1'i). Variability of fiber length in a relatively uniform
.strain of cotton. T. R. Richmond and H. J. Fulton.
G-1036. (In vol. 53. no. 9). Intraspecitic and interspecific aversion in Diplodia.
Paul E. Hoppe.
G-10:88 (In vol. 53, no. 11). Hybrid vigor and growth rates in a maize cross and
its reciprocal. G. F. Sprague.
Il.-64. oIn vol. 53. no. 6) The development of the wheat spike. O. T. Bonnett.
K-276. I In vol. 63. no. 10). The insectlcidal action of acid lead arsenate on the
larvae of the Japanise beetle in different types of soil. Walter E. Fleming, Francis
E. Baker. and Louis Koblitsky.
K-278. (In vol. 53. no. 11). The optical rotatory power of extracts of derris and
cube roots. Howard A. Jones.
K-279. (In vol. 5:, no. 11). Relative toxic action of phenol and phenyl mercaptan,
when the goldfish is used as the test animal. W. A. Gersdorff.
Kan.-40. (In vol. 53, no. 7). Reproductive capacity of female rats as affected by
kind. of carbohydrates in the ration. C. H. Whitnah and Ralph Bogart.
M::s-.-47. (In vol. 53, no. 11). Chemical composition and fermentation studies on
citron. C. R. Fellers and E. G. Smith.
Tex -10. (In vol. 53. no. 9). Relation of the carotene content of certain feed
materials to their vitamin A potency. G. S. Fraps, Ray Treichler, and A. R.
Wi-.-80. (In vol. 53. no. 11.) Effect of fertilizer on quality and chemical com-
position of canning peas. F. L. Musbach and Otto E. Sell.
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 54, no. 1. January 1; no. 2, January 15;
no. 3. February 1, 1937. Illus.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 64, no. 12, December 1936. Illus. Price, 150 a
copy; $1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign." Not for general distri-
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. 12. February 1937. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year, $1.50
a year, foreign.2
Soil conservation. Vol. 2. no. 9, March 1937. Price, 104 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 actities
information of especial help to them in rho performance of their duties.
Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Nos. 0-12, March 2-23, 1937. Price 50? a
year, domestic: $1 a year, foreign.:
2 Thet.- ui:i. be obluiried rromii the insuing bureau.