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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.
Arbor Day, its purpose and observance. Forest Service. 33 p., illus. (F. B.
1492F., rev.) Price 100.
Small irrigation pumping plants. Carl Rohwer and M. R. Lewis, Soil Conser-
vation Service. 30 p., illus. (F. B. 1857F.) Price 50.
The farmer's share of the consumer's food dollar. Bureau of Agricultural
Economics. 6 p., illus. (Leaf. 123L., rev.) Price 50.
Shrubs for wildlife on farms in the Southeast. Verne E. Davison, Soil Con-
servation Service. [8] p., illus. (Leaf. 200L.) Price 50.
Fats and oils for cooking and table use. Elizabeth Fuller Whiteman and Flor-
ance B. King, Bureau of Home Economics. 8 p., illus. (Leaf. 204L.)
Price 50.
Wild animal damage to seed and seedlings on cut-over Douglas fir lands of
Oregon and Washington. A. W. Moore, Bureau of Biological Survey.
28 p., illus. (T. B. 706T.) Price 50.
Windrowing and storing of sugarcane in Louisiana following injury by freez-
ing temperatures. J. I. Lauritzen, Bureau of Plant Industry; Charles A.
Fort and R. T. Balch, Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering.
44 p., illus. (T. B. 736T.) Price 100.
Studies of methods and materials for the control of the leafhopper Empoasca
fabae as a bean pest. Dwight M. DeLong, Bureau of Entomology and
Plant Quarantine. 64 p., illus. (T. B. 740T.) Price 100.
Three species of the genus Lygus and their relation to alfalfa seed production
in southern Arizona and California. Loyd L. Stitt, Bureau of Entomology
and Plant Quarantine. 19 p., illus. (T. B. 741T.) Price 50.
Market classes and grades of swine. Don J. Slater, Agricultural Marketing
Service. 36 p., illus. (Cir. 569C.) Price 100.
Life history and control of the imported willow leaf beetle. Clifford E. Hood,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 10 p., illus. (Cir. 572C.)
Price 50.
Bacterial wilt of alfalfa and its control. Fred R. Jones, Bureau of Plant In-
dustry. 8 p., illus. (Cir. 573C.) Price 50.
Soil losses from cultivated strips in strip-cropped fields in the Ohio Valley
region. R. W. Gerdel, Soil Conservation Service. 24 p., illus. (Cir. 588C.)
Price 50.
Directory of the Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine, 1940. Septem-
ber 1940. 110 p. (M. P. 220M., rev.) Price 150.

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Farm income and expenditures. Middle Atlantic, North Central and New
England regions. Part 1. Family income. Farm series. Dorothy S. Mar-
tin, Day Monroe, Dorothy S. Brady, and Elizabeth Phelps, Bureau of Home
Economics, in cooperation with Work Projects Administration. 258 p.
(M. P. 383M.) Price 254.
Working plans for permanent farms. Glenn K. Rule, Soil Conservation Serv-
ice. 41 p., illus. (M. P. 411M.) Price 150.
Adjusting farm family living in 1941 to the impact of war abroad and home
defense. Bureau of Home Economics and Bureau of Agriultural Eco-
nomics. Folder. 7 p. (M. P. 419M.) Price 54.
The slotted templet method for controlling maps made from aerial photographs.
Harry T. Kelsh, Soil Conservation Service. 30 p., illus. (M. P. 404M.)
Price 150.
Order to prevent the introduction into the United States of rinderpest and
foot-and-mouth disease. Effective October 26, 1940. Bureau of Animal
Industry. 3 p. (B. A. I. Order 873).1
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. October
1940. Pp. 99-106. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 402). Price 250 a year, 5g a copy.2
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.' Service and regulatory an-
nouncements 1939, with list of plant pests intercepted with imported plants
and plant products. Title page and table of contents. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q.)
5 p.
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Service and regulatory an-
nouncements. July-September 1940. Pp. 65-84. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q.
No. 144).1

Agricultural statistics, 1940. Joseph A. Becker, Paul Froehlich, W. O. Fraser,
Donald Jackson, S. W. Mendum, Fred J. Rossiter, and Rodney Whitaker.
737 p. Price 754, paper. For sale only.
Erosion and related land use conditions on the Mad River watershed, Vermont.
C. H. Atkinson, Soil Conservation Service. 31 p., illus. (Erosion Survey
No. 13.) Price 254
Farmers in a changing world. A Yearbook of Agriculture, 1940. 1215 p.,
illus. Price $1.50. For sale only.
National-forest vacations. Forest Service. 54 p., illus. Price 10f.
Report of the Administrator of the Farm Security Administration, 1940. C.
B. Baldwin. 24 p. Price 54.
Report of the Chief of the Agricultural Marketing Service, 1940. C. W. Kit-
chen. 45 p. Price 100.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Home Economics, 1940. Louise Stanley.
21 p. Price 50.
Report of the Chief of the Commodity Exchange Administration, 1940. J.M.
Mehl. 48 p. Price 104.
Report of the Chief of the Office of Experiment Stations, 1940. James T.
Jardine. 26 p. Price 54.
Report of the Chief of the Office of Plant and Operations. Arthur B. Thatcher.
11 p. Price 50.
Report of the Chief of the Weather Bureau, 1940. F. W. Reichelderfer. 16 p.
Price 50.
Report of the Consumers' Counsel, 1940. D. E. Montgomery and Milo Perkins.
16 p. Price 50.
1 These may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
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. Lst 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 Leaflots Other publications

Report of the Director of the Office of Foreign Agricultural Relations. L. A.
Wheeler. 14 p. Price 50.
Report of the Federal Surplus Commodities Corporation for the fiscal year
1940. 10 p. Price 50.
Report of the Librarian, 1940. Claribel R. Barnett. 27 p. Price 54.
Report of the Puerto Rico Experiment Station, 1939. James T. Jardine. 126
p., illus. Price 200.
Report of the Solicitor, 1940. Mastin G. White. 38 p. Price 104.
Facts about school lunches. Surplus Marketing Administration. SMA-SL6,
rev. Folder.1
School lunches and the community. Surplus Marketing Administration.
SMA-SL7. 4 p. Folder.1
G-67, rev. Do we want to be farmers. 23 p.8
G-99. Agricultural conservation programs aim at abundance, conservation, and
parity income. Folder.8
G-102. The AAA-What it is. 14 p.5
The electric stock tank water heater. Rural Electrification Administration.
Folder, illus.
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. 12, December 1940. Price 50 a copy; 50f a
year, domestic; 704 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. 11, November 1940. Price 100 a copy; $1.00
a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.
Statitics 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.
Experiment station record. Vol. 83, No. 5, November 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 154.
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 11, No. 12, December 1940. Illus. Price 10? a
copy, 75f a year, domestic; $1.15 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. Vol. 61, No. 1, July 1; No. 2, July 15, 1940.

1 These may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
2 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office. Washington, D. C.
These may be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Administration.


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Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue, 15o, domestic; 20, foreign. Separates, 50, domestic;
8c, foreign.2 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 6b each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
E-82. (In Vol. 60, No. 11.) Hemicelluloses of alfalfa hay. Max Phillips and B. L.
F-93. (In Vol. 60, No. 5.) Influence of unrestricted grazing on northern salt desert
plant associations in western Utah. George Stewart, W. P. Cottam, and Selar S.
F-94. (In Vol. 60, No. 12.) Effect of certain chemical attributes of vegetation on
forest inflammability. Leon W. Richards
G-1159. (In Vol. 60, No. 6.) Relation of food translocation to movement of virus of
tobacco mosaic. C. W. Bennett.
G-1160. (In Vol. 60, No. 7.) Three previously undescribed mosaic diseases of pea.
W. J Zaumeyer.
G-1161. (In Vol. 60, No. 8.) Stigma receptivity and pollen shedding in some pecan
varieties. C. L. Smith and L D. Romberg.
G-1162. (In Vol. 60, No. 9.) New physiologic races of flax rust. H. H. Flor.
G-1166. (In Vol. 60, No. 11.) Action of some organic compounds on yield, sporulation,
and starch formation of Aspergillus niger. Robert A. Steinberg.
Calif.-112. (In Vol. 60, No. 9.) Retention by soils of the nitrogen of various com-
pounds as shown by subsequent plant response. John P. Conrad.
Calif.-113. (In Vol. 60, No. 11.) The effect of controlled culling of chickens on the
efficiency of progeny tests. I. Michael Lerner and Lewis W. Taylor.
Colo.-13. (In Vol. 60, No. 6.) Organic reserves in the roots of bindweed. C. G. Barr.
Minn.-114. (In Vol. 69, No. 9.) The effect of several chemicals on the swelling and
the crushing strength of wood. Harvey D. Erickson and Louis W. Rees.
Minn.-114. (In Vol. 60, No. 9.) The effect of several chemicals on the swelling and
upon the development and survival of the saw-toothed grain beetle. Edward
L. Thomas and Harold H. Shepard
N. Y. (Cornell)-45. (In Vol. 60, No. 12.) The reproductive efficiency of the albino
rat under different breeding conditions. M. J. Babcock, R. Bogart, G. Sperling,
and S. A. Asdell.
Wis.-114. (In Vol. 60, No. 7.) Partial self-incompatibility and the collapse of fertile
ovules as factors affecting seed formation in alfalfa. D. C. Cooper and R. A.
Wis.-115. (In Vol. 60, No. 12.) The effect of alkaline dust diluents on toxicity of
rotenone-bearing roots as determined by tests with houseflies. T. C. Alien and
J. W. Brooks.
Land policy review. Vol. III, No. 8, December 1940. Price 50 a copy; 250 a
year, domestic.2
Gives information on current developments in land policy and land programs to workers
of the Department of Agriculture and cooperative groups.
Rural electrification news. Vol. 6, No. 3, November. Price 100 a copy; 750 a
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.2
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. 6, No. 6, December 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.

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