United States Department of Agriculture
MONTHLY LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
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, Wa-.hington,
D. C., as long as the Department's supply lasts. After this supply is exhausted, publications
may be obtained from the Superintend nt 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
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.
The guinea fowl. Alfred R. Lee, Bureau of Animal Industry. 13 p., illus.
(F. B. 1391F., rev.) Price, 50.
Production of hops. G. R. Hoerner and Frank Rabak, Bureau of Plant Indus-
try. 41 p., illus. (F. B. 1842F.) Price 10c.
This series carries popular material of the same general character as that carried by the
Farmers' Bulletins except that tie 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
The oriental persimmon. H. P. Gould, Bureau of Plant Industry. 8 p., illus.
(Leaf. 194L.) 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.
Supply responses in milk production in the Cabot-Marshfield area, Vermont.
R. H. Allen, Erling Hole, and R. L. Mighell, Bureau of Agricultural
Economics. 60 p., illus. (T. B. 709T.) Price 10p.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general nature
as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Cotton-tillage studies on Red Bay sandy loam. John W. Randolph, I. F. Reed,
and E. D. Gordon, Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering.
55 p., illus. (Cir. 540C.) Price 10.
Methods of ventilating wheat in farm storage. C. F. Kelly, Bureau of Agricul-
tural Chemistry and Engineering. 74 p., illus. (Cir. 544C.) Price 15c.
Pecan grafting methods and waxes. B. G. Sitton, Bureau of Plant Industry.
31 p., illus. (Cir. 545C.) Price 50.
Feeding habits of the adult Japanese beetle I. M. Hawley and F. W. Metzger,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 31 p., illus. (Cir. 547C.)
Proximate composition of American food materials. Charlotte Chatfield and
Georgian Adams, Bureau of Home Economics. 91 p. (Cir. 549C.) Price
Processing seed of grasses and other plants to remove awns and appendages.
John L. Schwendiman, Roland F. Sackman, and A. L. Hafenrichter, Soil
Conservation Service. 16 p., illus. (Cir. 558C.) Price 50.
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-Rate of growth by dairy calves and heifers on different rations. R. R. Graves,
i'-"PJ. R. Dawson, D. V. Kopland, J. A. Simms, A. G. Van Horn, and S. L. Cath-
L.-------- cart, Bureau of Dairy Industry. 23 p., illus. (Cir. 560C.) Price 50.
Factors influencing the use of some common insecticide-dispersing agents.
Lynn H. Dawsey, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 10 p.
(Cir. 568C.) 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 United States Department of Agriculture, its structure and functions.
A. P. Chew, Office of Information, with the assistance of officials in all
the Bureaus and Offices of the Department. 242 p. (M. P. 88M., rev.)
A survey and discussion of lysimeters and a bibliography on their construction
and performance. Helmut Kohnke, F. R. Dreibelbis, and J. M. Davidson,
Soil Conservation Service. 68 p., illus. (M. P. 372M.) Price 10. For
State forests for public use. Forest Service. 36 p., illus. (M. P. 373M.)
Workers in subjects pertaining to agriculture in land-grant colleges and experi-
ment stations, 1939-40. Mary A. Agnew. 170 p. (M. P. 378M.) Price 20c.
Snow surveying. James C. Marr, Soil Conservation Service. 46 p., illus.
(M. P. 380M.) Price 100.
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
Insecticide Act. Index to notices of judgment 1001-1500, Food and Drug
Administration. Pp. 1-20.1
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.
Iowa, Davis County. (No. 32, series 1933.) 40 p., illus. Price 35c.
Iowa, Osceola County. (No. 19, series 1934.) 45 p., illus. Price 300.
For better rural living. A report of cooperative extension work in agriculture
and home economics in 1938. C. W. Warburton and Reuben Brigham,
Extension Service. 45 p. Price 100. For sale only.
United States meteorological yearbook, 1937. 142 p., illus. Price $1.00 (buck-
ram). For sale only.
REPRINTS FROM 1939 YEARBOOK
1670. From tradition to science. Pp. 97-99. Price 50.
1674. Food fads, facts, and fancies. Pp. 139-144. Price 50.
1681. Vitamin content of foods. Pp. 286-295. Price 50.
1 These may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
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.
Bulletins Leaflets Other publications
1692. The digestive processes in domestic animals. Pp. 418-430. Price 50.
1696. The relation of diet to reproduction. Pp. 476-491. Price 50.
1700. Practices in the feeding of beef and dual-purpose cattle. Pp. 544-565.
1701. The feeding of dairy cows for intensive milk production in practice.
Pp. 566-591. Price 50.
1707. Glands, hormones, and blood constituents-their relation to milk secre-
tion Pp. 685-698. Price 50.
1709. Nutritive requirements of swine. Pp. 706-722. Price 50.
1710. Practices in swine feeding. Pp. 723-745. Price 50.
1711. Feeding problems with sheep. Pp. 746-757. Price 54.
1712. Feeding problems with goats. Pp. 758-762. Price 50.
1713. Nutrition of horses and mules. Pp. 763-786. Price 50.
1715. Nutritional requirements of dogs. Pp. 844-855. Price 5d.
1719. Pasture and range in livestock feeding. Pp. 925-955. Price 1-0.
1721. Losses in making hay and silage. Pp. 992-1016. Price 100.
AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ADMINISTRATION
G-99. Agricultural conservation programs aim at abundance, conservation,
parity income. Folder.2
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. 6, June 1940. Price, 50 a copy; 500 a
year, domestic; 700 a year, foreign.'
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relating to
production, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm products.
Crops and markets. Vol. 17, No. 5, May 1940. Price, 10v 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 edition. 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 Mic:igan. Lower Michigan.
Alabama. Mississippi, and the extreme western portion of Florida. Price daily, except
Sunday and holidays. 25t a month, $3 a year; daily, including Sundays and holidays. 30c a
month. $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only 60' a year. Foreign subscription,
$9.10 a year. Maps DD. E. and CM, showing the weather conditions and forecasts are
issued at numerous stations throughout the United States, 20f a month, $2.40 a year.3
SThese may be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Administration.
a Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
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Experiment station record. Vol. 82, No. 6, June 1940. 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 150.'
Extension service review. Vol. 2, Nos. 6-7, June-July 1940. Illus. Price, 105 a
copy; 750 a year, domestic; $1.15 a year, foreign.3
Journal of agricultural research. Price, $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue, 150, domestic; 20e, foreign. Separates, 50, domestic;
8c, foreign.3 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 50 each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
F-92. (In Vol. 59, No. 12.) Evidences of racial influence in a 25-year test of ponderosa
pine. R. H. Weidman.
G-1149. (In Vol. 59, No. 11.) Tobacco following bare and natural weed fallow and
pure stands of certain weeds. W. M. Lunn, D. E. Brown, J. E. McMurtrey, Jr.,
and W. W. Garner.
Okla.-27. (In Vol. 60, No. 1.) The effect of adding blackstrap molasses to a lamb-
fattening ration. H. M. Briggs and V. G. Heller.
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 60, No. 6, March 15; No. 7, April 1, 1940.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 68, No. 3, March 1940. Illus. Price 200 a copy;
$2.00 a year, domestic; $2.75 a year, foreign.3 Not for general distribution.
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography, (2) weather charts for the
month with an interpretative summary, and (3) climatological tables.
Rural electrification news. Vol. 5, No. 10. June 1940. Price 100 a copy;
750 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.3
Issued monthly by the Rural Electrification Administration. A summary of rural
electrification activities and a clearing house for interchange of information pertaining
to utilization of electric power in farm tasks.
Soil conservation. Vol. 5, No. 12, June 1940. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year,
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.8
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 atd crop bulletin. Nos. 23-26. June 4-June 25, 1940. Price,
500, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.
Gives detailed weather conditions of preceding weeks and their effect on develoDment
of crops and farm operations. Limited edition.
Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington. D. C.
U. b. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1940