Monthly list of publications


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Monthly list of publications
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United States Department of Agriculture


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 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.
Planting and care of shelterbelts on the northern Great Plains. Robert Wilson,
Bureau of Plant Industry; revised by Ernest J. George, Bureau of Plant
Industry. 25 p., illus. (F. B. 1G03F., rev.) Price, 50.
Local bird refuges. W. L. McAtee, Bureau of Biological Survey. 14 p., illus.
(F. B. 1644F., rev.) Price, 50.
How to fight the chinch bug. C. M. Packard and Curtis Benton, Bureau of Ento-
mology and Plant Quarantine. 22 p., illus. (F. B. 1780F.) Price, 10O.
Diseases of upland game birds. J. E. Shillinger and L. C. Morley, Bureau of Bio-
logical Survey. 34 p., illus. (F. B. 17SF.) Price, 50.
T'; Technical Bulletin series contains the result of scientific and research work applying
to a special crop. industry. or locality. The editions are limited as they are irlitiil'il
prinmarily for scintilic workers and .ubjoct-maiter specialists.
Comparison of various forms of milo grain for fattening steers in the southern Great
Plains. W. H. Black, Bureau of Animal Industry, J. M. Jones, Texas Agricul-
tural Experiment Station, and F. E. Keating. Bureau of Plant Ildustry.
16 p., illus. (T. B. 381T.) Price, 50.

This series carries the less technionl and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Parasitization of the Mediterranean fruitfly in Hawaii, 1914-33. H. F. Willard and
A. C. Mason, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 18 p., illus.
(Cir. 439C.) Price. 5S'.

This series includes those publications of a miscellaneous nature which do not fall
within any of the other series issued by the Department. particularly those of a size orbor
than octavo. Such publicatious were formerly issued as Misrelraneus Circulars.
A revision of the leafhoppers of the Macrosteles group (Cicadula of authors) in
America north of Mexico. H. E. Dorst, Bureau of lEntoulmlogy. and Plant
Quarantine. 24 p., illus. (M. P. 271M.) Price, 5e'.
Plans of farm buildings for Northeastern States. Bureau of Agricultural Ingineer-
ing and Extension Service, in cooperation with 12 colleges and universities
and their cooperative extension services in agriculture and lhome e'oinomnics.
12S p., illus. (M. P. 276M.) Price, 30e. Restricted distribution.
Economic survey of the live-poultry industry in New York City. Cordon W.
Sprague and Alexander Sturges, Bureau of Agricultural Economics, and
James H. Radabaugh, Agricultural Adjustment Administration. 116 p.,
illus. (M. P. 283M.) Price, 15.

Such notice of judgment. decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enforce-
mont of regulatory acts are contained in these announcements. They are issued monthly
Sor 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.
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. August 1937.
Pp. 85-96. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 364.) Price, 5G.'
Rules and regulations of the Secretary of Agriculture under the Commodity Ex-
change Act. General provisions (Art. I) and special provisions applicable to
grains and flaxseed (Art. II) promulgated July 14, 1937. Commodity Ex-
change Administration. 34 p.2
Amendment of July 8, 1930, to Federal Food and Drugs Act and requirements there-
under. Food and Drug Ailminisriration. 14 p. (S. R. A.-F. D. no. 4, rev. 4.)'

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
ripit containing brief descriptions of the area. Its climate and agriculture, and detailed
descripti'los rf tihe soils. They are of interest and value primarily to residents of the area.
California, Barstow area. (No. 8, series 1933.) 46 p., illus. Price, 450.
North Carolina, Chatham County. (No. 7, series 1933.) 48 p., illus. Price, 300.
Virginia, Southampton County. (No. 6, series 1933.) 37 p., illus. Price. 150.

Anchoring farmlands in the Ohio Valley region. J. S. Cutler, Soil Conservation
Service. 20 p., illus.2
Guides to traffic safety. Bureau of 'Pulie Ro:ild. 31 p. Price, 10g.
Prneprd by the Executive Committee of the National Conference on Street and
Ilicl hwa;y Safety to outline methods sugzirsitil by r.xperience for dealing with current
Irc..-ini problems of street and hilhiway safety. Of special interest to school teach-
ers. Cannot be supplied in quaniities for use as textbooks.
Plant material introduced by the Division of Plant Exploration and Introduction,
Bureau of Plant Industry, July 1 to September 30, 1934. (Nos. 105933-106560.)
26 p. (Inventory 120.) Price, 5.
Report of the Puerto Rico Experiment Station, 1936. 103 p., illus. Price, 200.
Report on the agricultural experiment stations, 1936. J. T. Jnrdine and W. H. Beal.
208 p. Price, 20.
Soil and water conservation in the northern Great Plains. Soil Conservation Serv-
ice. 20 p., illus. Price, 100.
Yearbook of agriculture, 1937. 1497 p. For sale only. Price, $2 (vellum).

G-73. City pocketbooks and the farmer. 8 p., illus.'
G-74. Some facts about potatoes. 4 p.'
G-75. Crop insurance for wheat. 8 p.a

Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur-
chase or .ub,-'iijpti.n from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 21, no. 9, September 1, 1937. Price 50 a copy; 250 a
year, domestic; 450 a year, foreign.?
Crops and markets. Vol. 13, 1936, Index; vol. 14, no. 8, August 1937. Price, 100 a
copy; $1.00 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Statistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and market information; reports
on supplies, stocks, commercial movement, conditions, and prices of agricultural
products; and studies of prices and demands, both foreign and domestic.

SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office. Washington.
D. C.
2 May be obtained from the issuing bureau.
s Ti't-e may be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Admin-

Inilicate below, by numbers IN NUMERICAL ORDER, bulletins desired. In order to
a .sure prnIompt delivery detach this frank and return in stamped en\velie tI) United States
IDepartlilnt of Agriculture, Office of lnfournl tion. \Vahzlinton. I). '. List no more than
tive Iubliations. If inure are desireil, plase apply to 1uperirntendnct of Docments,
(ioverinilent Printing Oltice. Washington, D. C., enclosing remittance to cover cost of
publication. Be sure to fill in blank form on reverse side.

Farmers' Leaflets Other Publications
Bullet ins

Daily weather maps. Limited editions. Not for general distribution.
Shows weather conditions for IUnited States and forecast for all States east of the
Missi.-sipli River. except Illinni<. VWiconsin, Indiana, Upper Michigan, Lower Michi-
gan. Alabama, Miisirsippi. and tlhe extreme western portion of Florida. Price daily,
except Sundays and holidays. ".'5- a month. $: a year; daily. including Sundays and
holidays 30P a month. $;.Ii0 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only. 50 a year.
Foreign subscription, $7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM, showing the weather condi-
tions and forecasts are issued at numerous stations throughout the United States, 200
a month, $2.40 a year.'
Experiment station record. Vols. 61-70, 1924-34. General index. Price 750. Re-
stricted distribution. Vol. 77, no. 4, October 1937. Price, $1 per volume (2
volumes a year) consisting of 6 monthly numbers and index; $1.75 per
volume, foreign. Single itumbers for sale only. Price, 150.1
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 8, no. 9, Septemlber 1937. Illus. Price 50 a copy;
f50t a year, domestic; 900 a year, foreign.1
Issued monthly by the Extcnsion Service, of which it is the official organ, for the
distribution of administrative information.
Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year; $4.75 a year, foreign. Each
issue, 150, domestic; 200), foreign. Separates, 50, domestic; 80, foreign.1
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.. Frro distribution is limited to certain
libraries and to institutions or departments doing research work.
--- Sparates. A small supply of each separate is given to the originating bu-
reau ur station for its staff, cuoperators, and for such other distribution as can be
made. Others interested may pumchasei copies from the Superintendent of Docu-
ments, Washington. D. C., at 50 each.
Calif.-84. (In vol. 55, no. 1.) A transmissible mosaic disease of cauliflower. C. M.
Calif.-85. (In vol. 55. no. 1.) Relation of certain dietary essentials to fertility in
sheep. George H. Hart and Robert F. Miller.
E-70. (In vol. 55, no. 1.) Selenium in plants in relation to its occurrence in soils.
John T. Miller and Horace G. Byers.
I11.-65. (In vol. 54, no. 12.) The development of the oat panicle. 0. T. Bonnett.
K-28:3. (In vol. 54, no. 12.) The influence of colony populations on honey production.
C. L. Farrar.
K-284. (In vol. 55, no. 1.) Effects of the alkaloid nicotine on the rhythmnicity or
isolated heart preparations from ]'criplaneta americana and Prodenia cridania.
J. Franklin Yeager and J. B. Gahan.
K-285. (In vol. 55, no. 1.1 The beet leafhopper in the central Columbia River breed-
ing area. Orin A. Hills.
Kans.-81. (In vol. 54, no. 12.) Cold resistance of winter wheat, rye, barley, and
oats in transition from dormancy to active growth. II. II. Laude.
W. Va.-12. (In vol. .4, no. 12.) Soil prapprtics determining the botanical comlosi-
tion of pastures in West Virginia. R. R. Robinson.
\\'ah.-20. (In vol. 55, no. 1.) The susceptibility of potatoes to the vein-banding
virus. Leon K. Jones and C. L. Vincent.

1 I'ayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
D. C.
May be obtained from the issuing bureau.


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Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 54, January 1-June 15, 1937. Index; vol. 55,
no, 4, August 15, 1937. Illus.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 65, no. 6, June 1937. Illus. Price, 150 a copy;
$1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign.1 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. 18, no. 7, September 1937. Price, 10# a copy; $1 a year,
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.1
Soil conservation. Vol. 3, no. 3, September 1937. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year,
domestic; $1.40 a year, foreign.'
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. 35-39, August 31-September 28, 1936.
Price, 50C a year, domestic; $1 a year, foreign.'

1Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
D. C.