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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, 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
Free distribution of technical material and periodicals is restricted.
This monthly list will be sent free on request made tU the Office of Information, U. S.
Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. C.
FARMERS' BULL TNS
These bulletins discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining to the
farm and farm home.
Pruning hardy fruit plants. Bureau of Plant Industry. 46 p., illus. (F. B.
1870F.) Price 100.
Control of insect pests of grain in elevator storage. R. T. Cotton and Geo. B.
Wagner, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 22 p., illus. (F. B.
1880F.) Price 50.
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.
How to control fleas. F. C. Bishopp, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quar-
antine. 4 p., illus. (Leaf. 152L., rev.) Price 50.
The Technical Bulletin series contains the results 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.
Country banking in Wisconsin during the depression. Fred L. Garlock, Bureau
of Agricultural Economics. 112 p., illus. (T. B. 777T.) Price 150.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general nature
as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Orchard insects of the Pacific Northwest and their control. E. J. Newcomer,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 80 p., illus. (Cir. 270C.,
rev.) Price 150.
Trading in wool top futures. Commodity Exchange Administration. 111 p.,
illus. (Cir. 604C.) Price 15.
Surface condition of soil and time of application as related to intake of water.
F. L. Duley and L. L. Kelly, Soil Conservation Service, in cooperation
with the Nebraska Agricultural Experiment Station. 31 p., illus. (Cir.
608C.) Price 10.
Tests of species and varieties of vetch for resistance to the vetch bruchid.
J. S. Pinckney, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine, and R. E.
Stitt, Bureau of Plant Industry; in cooperation with the North Carolina
Department of Agriculture and the North Carolina Agricultural Experi-
ment Station. 6 p. (Cir. 617C.) 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
Body measurements of American boys and girls for garment and pattern
construction. A comprehensive report of measuring procedures and sta-
tistical analysis of data on 147,000 American children. Ruth O'Brien,
Meyer A. Girshick, and Eleanor P. Hunt, Bureau of Home Economics, in
cooperation with the Works Progress Administration. 141 p., illus.
(M. P. 366M.) Price 600.
Family expenditures for clothing. Five regions. Consumer purchases study.
Farm series. Day Monroe, Maryland Y. Pennell, Elizabeth Phelps, June
Constantine Hooper, and Helen Hollingsworth, Bureau of Home Economics,
in cooperation with the Work Projects Administration. 387 p., illus.
(M. P. 428M.) Price 304.
Forest resources of the upper peninsula of Michigan. R. N. Cunningham and
H. G. White, Forest Service. 32 p., illus. (M. P. 429M.) Price 200.
Family expenditures for furnishings and equipment. Five regions. Consumer
purchases study. Urban, village, and farm series. Day Monroe, Helen
Hollingsworth, Margaret Perry, and Maryland Y. Pennell, Bureau of
Home Economics, in cooperation with the Work Projects Administration,
212 p. (M. P. 436M.) Price 250.
Soil conservation districts in action on the land. Glenn K. Rule, Soil Conserva-
tion Service. 25 p., illus. (M. P. 448M.) Price 15.
Numerical list of current publications of the United States Departmnent of
Agriculture, compiled by comparison with the originals. Fred L. Zim-
merman and Phyllis R. Read, Office of Information. 929 p. (M. P. 450M.)
Price $1.75. For sale only.
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
journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose business is affected by
Notices of judgment under the Insecticide Act. Agricultural Marketing
Service. Pp. 507-515. (N. J., I. F. 1778-1789).1
United States standards for grades of canned tomatoes. Effective April 1,
1941. Service and regulatory announcements No. 141. Agricultural
Marketing Service. 5 p. (S. R. A.-A. M. S. 141, rev.)1
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. June
1941. Pp. 51-58. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 410). 250 a year, 50 a copy.2
Index to service and regulatory announcements, 1940. Bureau of Entomology
and Plant Quarantine. 2 p. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q. Index, 1940).'
Defense foods need REA power. Rural Electrification Administration. 4 p.
(Electroc-Economy Supp., No. 1.)
Farmers and the second year of national defense. 4 p.
AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ADMINISTRATION
G-106. Wheat storage on the farm and in the Ever-Normal Granary. 57 p.,
REPRINTS FROM 1940 YEARBOOK
1728. The farmer's changing world. F. F. Elliot. Pp. 103-110. Proce 50.
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by purchase
or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 25, No. 8, August 1941. Price 5 a copy; 500 a
year, domestic; 700 a year, foreign.2
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relating to
production, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm -products.
1 These may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
2 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
Indicate below, by numbers IN NUMERICAL ORDER, bulletin desired. In order to assure
prompt delivery detach this frank and return in stamped envelope to Office of Tnformation,
United States Department of Agriculture, Washington. D C. List no more than five publica-
tions. If more are desired, please apply to Superintendent of Documents, Government Printng
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.
Bulersn Leaflets Other publications
Agriculture in the Americas. Vol. 1, No. 7, August 1941. Illus. Price 100
a copy; 750 a year, domestic; $1.20 a year, foreign.2
This new monthly publication of 16 pages is designed to present in popular style agricul-
tural developments in the Western Hemisphere, particularly as they affect the economic
relations of the American Republics. The subject matter covers various phases of inter-
American trade, as well as agricultural items of importance in the program for Hemisphere
Crops and markets. Vol. 18, No. 7, July 1941. Price 100 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.
Experiment station record. Vol. 83, Index number. Vol. 85, No. 1, July;
No. 2, August 1941. Price $1 per volume (2 volumes a year) consisting
of 6 monthly numbers and index; $1.75 per volume, foreign.2 Single
numbers for sale only. Price 150.
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 12, No. 8, August 1941. Illus. Price 100 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.
Foreign agriculture. Vol. 5, No. 7, July; No. 8, August 1941. Illus. Price
100 a copy; $1.00 a year, domestic; $1.60 a year, foreign.2
A 48-page monthly periodical containing articles on foreign government policies relating
to agriculture, foreign agricultural production and international trade in agricultural
products. The articles in general are the result of special research or field investigations
conducted by the office staff or commodity specialists of the Office of Foreign Agricultural
Relations. Designed primarily for those who are interested in following changes in
foreign policies as they affect agriculture.
Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue, 15., domestic; 20, foreign. Separates, 50, domestic;
80, 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 di'trihut on 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.
G-1189. (In Vol. 62, No. 4.) Further studies on oat smuts, with special reference
to hybridization, cytology, and sexuality. C. S. Holton.
G-1192. (In Vol. 62, No. 4.) Growth and flowering of some tame and wild
grasses in response to different photoperiods. H. A. Allard and Morgan
Ky.-22. (In Vol. 62, No. 4.) Virus distribution in the leaves of mosaic-
susceptible tobacco plants inoculated at topping time. W. D. Vailltan
and Stephen Diahhun.
N. Y. (Cornell- 48. (In Vol. 62, No. 6.) Factors affecting onion pungency.
Hans Platenius and J. E. Knutt.
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Journal of agricultural research-Continued.
Wis.-123. (In Vol. 62, No. 6.) A study of various methods of preserving
legumes and other forages by ensiling. B. Connor Johnson, W. H.
Peterson, D. Mark Hegsted, and G. Bohstedt.
Wis.-125. (In Vol. 62, No. 6.) The reducing-substance and phenolic-compound
content of the potato tuber in relation to discoloration after cooking.
Carl O. Clagett and W. E. Tottingham.
Vol. 62, No. 12, June 15, 1941.
Land policy review. Vol. IV, No. 8, August 1941. Price 5f a copy; 25 a year,
Gives information on current developments in land policy and land programs to workers
of the Department of Agriculture and cooperating groups.
Rural electrification news. Vol. 6, No. 11, July; No. 12, August 1941. Price
100 a copy; 750 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.
Issued monthly by the Rural Electrification Administration. A summary of rural
electrification activities and a clearing house for interchange of information pertain ng
to utilization of electric power in farm tasks.
Soil conservation. Vol. 6, 1941, Index; Vol. 7, No. 2, August 1941. Price
100 a copy; $1 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.2
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.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
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