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United States Department of A_ ri_ l _n___POSITORY
MONTHLY LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
Any five of the nontechnical publications listed herein unless indicated "For sale only," may
he obtained free upon application to the Unitd S.ates 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 pu.-chase 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.
Care of ornamental trees and shrubs. Furman Lloyd Mulford, Bureau of Plant
Industry. 80 p., illus. (F. B. 1826 F.) Price, 100.
Rural library service. Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 28 p., illus. (F. B.
1847F.) Price, 100.
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, recom-
mendations, remedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in informal, popular
style, and are limited to eight pages.
Protecting field borders. Verne E. Davison, Soil Conservation Service. 8 p.,
illus. (Leaf. 188L.) Price, 54.
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.
Effect of accelerated erosion on silting in Morena Reservoir, San Diego County.
Calif. F. F. Barnes, Soil Conservation Service, C. J. Kraebel and R. S.
LaMotte, Forest Service. 22 p., illus. (T. B. 639T.) Price, 304.
Comparative susceptibility of crop plants to sodium chlorate injury. Annie M.
Hurd-Karrer, Bureau of Plant Industry. 15 p., illus. (T. B. 648T.) Price.
Chemical and mechanical methods of ribes eradication in the white pine areas
of the Western States. H. R. Offord, G. R. Van Atta, and H. E. Swanson,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 50 p., illus. (T. B. 692T.)
Rainfall characteristics as related to soil erosion. David I. Blumenstock, Soil
Conservation Service. 44 p., illus. (T. B. 698T.) Price, 104.
Nutritive properties of certain animal and vegetable fats. Ralph Hoagland
and George G. Snider, Bureau of Animal Industry. 12 p. (T. B. 725T.)
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general nature
as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Care and maintenance of cotton-gin saws and ribs. Charles A. Bennett, Bu-
reau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering, and Francis L. Gerdes.
Agricultural Marketing Service. 20 p., illus. (Cir. 393C., rev.) Price 5S.
Two rapid methods for .estimating fineness and cross-sectional variability of
wool. J. I. Hardy and H. W. Wolf, Bureau of Animal Industry. 16 p..
illus. (Circ. 543C.) Price, 50.
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.
The National Poultry Improvement Plan. Bureau of Animal Industry. 24 p.,
illus. (M. P. 300M., rev.) Price, 100.
List of bulletins of the Agricultural Experiment Stations for the calendar years
1937 and 1938. Catherine E. Pennington, Office of Experiment Stations.
91 p. (M. P. 362M.) Price, 15C. Restricted distribution.
Hay quality: Relation to production and feed value. E. O. Pollock and W. H.
Hosterman, Agricultural Marketing Service. 34 p., illus. (M. P. 363M.)
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Such notices of judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enforcement 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 jour-
nals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose business is affected by the
Order amending B. A. I. Order 211 (revised) and conferring authority upon
the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry under the Meat-Inspection Act.
Bureau of Animal Industry. 1 p. (Amdt. 12 to B. A. I. Order 211, re-
These reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil map in colors showing the extent and distribu-
tion 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.
Idaho, Bonner County. (No. 16, series 1934.) 66 p., illus. Price, 60.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine, 1939.
Lee A. Strong. 117 p. Price, 150.
AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ADMINISTRATION
NER-410-Maine. Here's the 1940 Agricultural Conservation Program for
Maine. 12 p.5
NER-410-Mass. Here's the 1940 Agricultural Conservation Program for
Massachusetts. 14 p.2
PC-8. None shall go hungry. [Folder.]'
PC-10. The magic carpet. [Folder.] 2
PC-11. The farm home and AAA. [Folder.]'
PC-12. Country life and AAA. [Folder.]
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by purchase
or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 24, No. 2, February 1940. Price, 50 a copy; 50 a
year, domestic; 70c a year, foreign.3
A brief general rumniary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relating to
production, movement, consumption. and prices of the important farm products.
I These may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
2'hfse may be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Administration.
2 Payable 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 plainly on reverse side of this form.
ulleti Leaflets Other publications
Crops and markets. Vol. 16, No. 12, December 1939; Vol. 12, No. 1, January
1940. Price, 104 a copy; $1.00 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Statistics concerning crop and livestock estimates and market, information; reports 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, Wisconsin, Indiana, Upper Michigan. Lower Michigan,
Alabama. Mississippi, and the extreme western portion of Florida. Price, daily, except
Sunday and holidays, 25W a month, $3 a year; daily, including Sundays and holidays. 30S a
month, $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only 500 a year. Foreign subscription,
$7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM, showing the weather conditions and forecasts are
issued at numerous stations throughout the United States, 20; a month, $2.40 a year.3
Experiment station record. Vol. 82, No. 2, February 1940. Price, $1 per vol-
ume (2 volumes a year), consisting of 6 monthly numbers and index;
$1.75 per volume, foreign. Single numbers for sale only. Price 154.'
Extension service review. Vol. 2, No. 2, February 1940. Illus. Price, 104 a
copy; 750 a year, domestic; $1.15 a year, foreign.'
Journal of agricultural research. Price, $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue, 150, domestic; 204, foreign. Separates, 5(, domes-
tic; 84, 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 copies from the Superintendent of Documents, Washington, D. C.,
at 5 each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
E-79. (In Vol. 69, No. 6.) Composition of the various parts of the oat plant at
successive stages of growth, with special reference to the formation of lignin.
Max Phillips. M. J. Goss, B. L. Davis, and H. Stevens.
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 59, No. 10, November 15; No. 11, Decem-
ber 1, 1939.
Land policy review. Vol. III, No. 1, January-February 1940. Price, 50 a copy;
254 a year, domestic."
Gives information on current developments in land policy and land programs to workers
of the Department of Agriculture and cooperating groups.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 67, No. 10, October 1939. Illus. Price, 200 a
copy; $2.00 a year, domestic; $2.75 a year, foreign.a Not for general
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography, (2) weather charts for the
month with an interpretative summary, and (3) climatological tables.
Soil conservation. Vol. 5, No. 8, February 1940. 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 infor-
mation of especial help to them in the performance of their duties.
'Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington. D. C.
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Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Nos. 6-9, February 6-27, 1940. Price, 500,
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Gives detailed weather conditions of preceding weeks and their effect on development of
crops and farm operations. Limited edition.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
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