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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
Department 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.
Reseeding range lands of the intermountain region. George Stewart, R. H.
Walker, and Raymond Price, Forest Service. 25 p., illus. (F. B. 1823F.)
Price, 50.
The Black Hills beetle, a serious enemy of Rocky Mountain pines. J. A. Beal,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 22 p., illus. (F. B. 1824F.)
Price, 50.
Sand-dune reclamation in the southern Great Plains. Charles J. Whitfield
and John A. Perrin, Soil Conservation Service. 13 p., illus. (F. B.
1825F.) Price, 5c.
This series carries popular material of the same general character as that carried by the
Farmers' Bulletin except that the leaflets are confined to specific practical direction, recom-
mendations, remedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in informal, popular
style, and are limited to eight pages.
Elm bark beetles. T. H. Jones, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.
8 p., illus. (Leaf. 185L.) Price, 50.
The 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 intended
primarily for scientific workers and subject-matter specialists.
Effects of fire and cattle grazing on longleaf pine lands as studied at McNeill,
Miss. W. G. Wahlenberg, Forest Service, S. W. Greene, Bureau of Animal
Industry, and H. R. Reed, Bureau of Plant Industry. 52 p., illus. (T. B.
683T.) Price, 100.
Weather and plant-development data as determinants of grazing periods on
mountain range. David F. Costello, and Raymond Price, Forest Service.
31 p., illus. (T. B. 686T.) Price, 100.
Status and relative importance of the parasites of the hessian fly in the At-
lantic States. C. C. Hill, J. S. Pinckney, and E. J. Udine, Bureau of
Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 15 p., illus. (T. B. 689T.) Price, 5g.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nattire as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Toxicity of certain organic insecticides to codling moth larvae in laboratory
tests. E. H. Siegler, F. Munger, and L. E. Smith, Bureau of Entomology
and Plant Quarantine. 10 p. (Cir. 523C.) Price, 50.
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Large-scale organization in the dairy industry. R. K. Froker and A. W. Cole-
bank, Wisconsin Agricultural Experiment Station, and A. C. Hoffman,
Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 68 p., illus. (Cir. 527C.) Price, 100.
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 other
than octavo. Such publications were formerly issued as Miscellaneous Circulars.
Soil defense of range and farm lands in the Southwest. E. M. Rowalt, Soil
Conservation Service. 51 p., illus. (M. P. 338M.) Price, 100.
Taxonomy of some scale insects of the genus Parlatoria encountered in plant
quarantine inspection work. Harold Morrison, Bureau of Entomology
and Plant Quarantine. 34 p., illus. (M. P. 344M.) Price, 100.
List of sires proved in dairy herd improvement associations 1939. Bureau of
Dairy Industry. 105 p. (M. P. 353M.) Price, 154. Restricted.
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.
Regulations for warehousemen storing cherries in sulphur dioxide brine. Re-
issued June 1939 as amended. Service and regulatory announcements No.
134. Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 19 p. (S. R. A.-B. A. E. 134).'
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. July
1939. Pp. 73-84. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 387). Price, 50 each.'
Notices of judgment under the Food and Drugs Act. Food and Drug Adminis-
tration. Pp. 79-110. (N. J., F. D. 30201-30250). Drugs.'
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.
California, Contra Costa County. (No. 26, series 1933.) 83 p., illus. Price, 750.
Iowa, Ida County. (No. 30, series 1933.) 32 p., illus. Price, 300.
Oklahoma, Garfield County. (No. 5, series 1935.) 48 p., illus. Price, 500.
Wyoming, Johnson County. (No. 28, series 1933.) 34 p., illus. Price, 600.

Community forests. Forest Service. Folder, illus.1
Highways of history. Bureau of Public Roads. [74 p.], illus. Price, 25c.'
Report of Federal Surplus Commodities Corporation for the fiscal year 1938.
23 p.1

Commodity Exchange Act, as amended: Rules and regulations of the Secretary
of Agriculture thereunder; order of Commodity Exchange Commission
pursuant to section 4a, and order of Secretary of Agriculture pursuant to
section 5a (4) of Act. Effective June 3, 1939. Commodity Exchange
Administration. 61 p.'

1 May be obtained from the issuing bureau.
2Payable 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. Requests for change of
address must show old as well as new address.
Be sure to write your name and address painly on reverse side of this form.

Farmers' Leaflets Other publications

Free distril ution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur-
chine or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 23, no. 8, August 1939. Price, 50 a copy; 50e a
year, domestic; 700 a year, foreign.2
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relat-
ing to production, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm products.
Crops and markets. Vol. 16, no. 7, July 1939. Price, 100 a copy; $1.00 a
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.
Statistirs concerning crop and livestock estimates and market information; reports
on supj lies. stocks, commercial movement, conditions, and prices of agricultural prod-
ucts; 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
Mississiprpi 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, 254 a month, $3 a year; daily, including Sundays and
holidays, 30C a month. $3.00 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only 600 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 through the United States, 200 a
month, $2.40 a year.2
Experiment station record. Vol. 81, No. 2, August 1939. Price, $1 per volume
(2 volumes a year) consisting of 6 monthly numbers and index; $1.75 per
volume, foreign. Single numbers for sale only. Price, 15*.2
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 10, no. 8, August 1939. Illus. Price, 10e a
copy; 750 a year, domestic; $1.15 a year, foreign.2
Issued monthly by the Extension Service, of which it is the official organ, for the
distribution of administrative information.
Fire control notes. Vol. 3, no. 2, April 1939. Price, 150 a copy; 500 a year,
A quarterly periodical devoted to the technique of fire control. The articles deal
with fire research or fire control management; theory, relationships, prevention, equip-
ment, detection, communication, transportation, cooperation, planning, organization,
personnel management, training, fire-fighting methods of reporting, and statistical
Journal of agricultural research. Price, $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue, 15f, domestic; 20C, foreign. Separates, 50, domestic;
8C, foreign.! 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.
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 c-'pies from the Superintendent of Documents. Wash-
ington, D. C., at be each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
A-188. (In Vol. 58. No. 10.) Experimental trichostrongylosis in sheep and goats.
John S. Andrews.
A-189. (In Vol. 58. No. 10.) Life history of the nematode Cooperia curticel, and
development of resistance in sheep. John S. Andrews.
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G-ll?l. (In Vol. 58, No. 11.) Anatomical studies of root and shoot primordia
in I-year apple roots. E. A. Siegler and J. J. Bowman.
G-1127. (In Vol. 58, No. 10.) Influence of various factors on the shape of beet
roots. Ross C. Thompson.
G-1128. (In Vol. 58, No. 9.) The relation of nutrients to toxicity of arsenic,
borax, and chlorate in soils. A. S. Crafts.
G-11-0. (In Vol. 58, No. 10.) Optimum solutions as physiological reference
standards in estimating nitrogen utilization by Aspergillus niger. Robert
A. Steinberg and John D. Bowling.
N-4. (In Vol. 68, No. 11.) Relation of the structure of the chalazal portion of
the cotton seed coat to rupture during ginning. Norma L. Pearson.
Calif.-108. (In Vol. 68, No. 10.) Relative influence of the various factors that
affect egg production of turkeys during different parts of the first laying year.
V. S. Asmund on.
N. Y. (Geneva)-12. (In Vol. 58. No. 6.) Chemical elimination of saprophytes
during laboratory germination of seed peas. Willard Crosier and Stewart
N. C.-'5. (In Vol. 58, No. In.) The vitamin G content of some oil press-cake
meals and related product. F. W. Sherwood and J. O. Halverson.
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 59, No. 2, July 15; No. 3, August
1, 193S.
Land policy review. Vol. II, no. 4, July-August 1939. Price, 50 a copy; 250
a year. domestic.2
Gi ves infor-mation on current developments in land policy and land programs to
worker- of the Department of Agri-u'ture and cooperating groups.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 66. 1938, Index; Vol. 67, No. 5, May 1938. Illus.
Price, 20c a copy; $2.00 a year, domestic; $2.75 a year, foreign.' Not for
general distribution.
Contains ill meteorological contributions and bibliography, (2) weather charts for
the month wit1 an interpretative summary and (3) climatological tables.
Public roads. Vol. 19, Index, March 1939-February 1939; Vol. 20, no. 5, July
1939. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Makes available to road builders the results of investigations relating to the physical
and economic problems of road building.
Soil conservation. Vol. 5, no. 2, August 1939. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year,
domestic; $1.50 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. 31-35, August 1-29, 1939. Price, 500
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.2
Gives detailed weather conditions of preceding weeks and their effect on develop-
ment of crops and farm operations. Limited edition.

SPayable to the Superintender' of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
D. C.