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 Ofice, Wash-
ington, D. C., by purchase at the prices staled herein. His office is not a part of the Depart-
ment of Agriculture.
Free distribution of technical material and periodicals is restricted.
This monthly liet will be sent free on request made to the Office of Information, U. S.
Department of Agriculture. Washington, D. C.
Diseases of raspberries and blackberries. B. O. Dodge and R. B. Wilcox,
Bureau of Plant Industry. 33 p., illus. (F. B. 1488F., rev.) Price 10.
Farm production of sugarcane sirup. C. F. Walton, Jr., E. K. Ventre, M. A.
McCalip, and C. A. Fort, Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and En-
gineering, 38 p., illus. (F. B. 1874F.) Price 100.
Pricklypear control on short-grass range in the Central Great Plains. David
F. Costello, Forest Service. 6 p.. illus. (Leaf. 210L.) Price 5.
The European earwig. S. E. Crumb, P. M. Eide, and A. E. Bonn, Bureau
of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 76 p., illus. (T. B. 766T.)
Selenium occurrence in certain soils in the United States, with a discussion
of related topics: Sixth report. H. W. Lakin and H. G. Byers, Bureau
of Plant Industry. 27 p., illus. (T. B. 783T.) Price 50.
Hibernation of the corn earworm in southeastern Georgia. G. W. Barber,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 17 p. (T. B. 791T.)
A flower-spot disease of cultivated azaleas. Freeman Weiss, Bureau of
Plant Industry, and Floyd F. Smith, Bureau of Entomology and Plant
Quarantine. 26 p., illus. (Cir. 556C, rev.) Price 10.
Rice varieties and their comparative yields in the United States. Jenkin W.
Jones, Bureau of Plant Industry; J. Mitchell Jenkins, Rice Experiment
Station, Crowley, La.; Martin Nelson, formerly with College of Agricul-
ture, Fayetteville, Ark.; L. C. Carter and C. Roy Adair, Rice Branch Ex-
periment Station, Stuttgart, Ark.; R. H. Wyche and H. M. Beachell,
Texas Substation No. 4, Beaumont, Tex.; Loren L. Davis, Biggs Rice
Field Station, Biggs, Calif.; and B. M. King, College of Agriculture,
Columbia, Mo. 34 p., illus. (Cir. 612C.) Price 100.
Preservation of fruits and vegetables by commercial dehydration. E. M.
Chace, W. A. Noel. and V. A. Pease, Agricultural Chemistry and En-
gineering. 46 p., illus. (Cir. 619C.) Price 100.
Avocado production in the United States. Hamilton P. Traub, Carl S.
Pomeroy, T. Ralph Robinson, and W. W. Aldrich, Bureau of Plant In-
dustry. 28 p., illus. (Cir. 620C.) Price 100.
The National Poultry Improvement Plan. Bureau of Animal Industry, in
cooperation with poultry leaders, poultry breeders, and members of the
breeder and commercial hatchery industry. 28 p., illus. (M. P. 300M.,
rev.) Price 100.
Marketing peanuts and peanut products. Harold J. Clay, Agricultural Mar-
keting Service. 124 p., illus. (M. P. 416M.) Price 20f.
The Aspergillu glaucus group. Charles Thorn and Kenneth B. Raper, Bureau
of Plant Industry. 46 p., illus. (M. P. 426M.) Price 100.
Descriptions of types of principal American varieties of onions. Roy Ma-
gruder, R. E. Webster, Bureau of Plant Industry; H. A. Jones and T. E.
Randall, California Agricultural Experiment Station; G. B. Snyder,
Massachusetts State College; H. D. Brown, Ohio Agricultural Experi-
ment Station; Leslie R. Hawthorn, Texas Agricultural Experiment Sta-
tion; and A. L. Wilson, Utah Agricultural Experiment Station. 87 p.,
illus. (M. P. 435M.) Price 500.
Shoe sizing and fitting. An analysis of practices and trends. Carol Willis
Moffett, Bureau of Home Economics. 31 p. (M. P. 469M.) Price 100.
Minimum requirements for farmhouses. 8 p, (M. P. 475M.) Price 50.
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Service and regulatory an-
nouncements. April-June 1941. Pp. 45-64. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q. No.
California. Sacramento-San Joaquin delta area. (No. 21, Series 1935.) 48
p., illus. Price 350.
1941 supplement to Laws applicable to the United States Department of
Agriculture (1935 edition), embracing statutes of a permanent character,
reorganization plans, and executive orders affecting the Department of
Agriculture which were not included in the 1935 edition or which have
been enacted or issued between September 6, 1935, and January 13,
1941. James K. Knudson and Mastin G. White, Office of the Solicitor.
664 p. Price $1.25. For sale only.
Dried fruits in low cost meals. Surplus Marketing Administration and
Bureau of Home Economics. Folder."
Farm tenancy law. Bureau of Agricultural Economics in cooperation with
Extension Service. 14 p. (CPS No. 11.) Price 5t.
Getting established on the land. Bureau of Agricultural Economics in coop-
eration with Farm Security Administration and Extension Service. 51
p. (DS 21.) Price 100.
Management and development of State and county land. Bureau of Agricul-
tural Economics in cooperation with Extension Service. 9 p. (CPS No.
13.) Price 50.
On the level. Contour cultivation in conservation farming. Soil Conserva-
tion Service. Folder.'
Rural tax-delinquent lands. Bureau of Agricultural Economics in coopera-
tion with Extension Service. 6 p. (CPS No. 12.) Price 50.
Save your soil. Range improvement by proper stocking. Soil Conservation
Service. Folder. Illus. (C. F. No. 4.)'
Save your soil. Strip cropping for control of wind erosion. Soil Conserva-
tion Service. Folder. Illus. (C. F. No. 5.)'
State and county land-purchase programs. Bureau of Agricultural Eco-
nomics in cooperation with the Extension Service. 7 p. (CPS No. 14.)
Western water law. Bureau of Agricultural Economics in cooperation with
Extension Service. 7 p. (CPS No. 15.) Price 5i.
Your farm can help. Folder."
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. 10, October 1941. Price 50 a copy; 50 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.
1These may be obtained free upon application to the iscuing bureau.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
SThese may be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Administration.
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 Information,
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 Print.
Ing Office, Washington, D. C., enclosing remiltance 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.
Farmers' Leaflets Other publications
Agriculture in the Americas. Vol. 1, No. 9, October; No. 10, November 1941.
Illus. Price 10O a copy; 75i a year, domestic; $1.20 a year, foreign.'
This new monthly publication of 16 pages is designed to present in popular style
agricultural developments in the Western Hemisphere particularly as they affect the
economic relation.- 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 defense.
Crops and markets. Vol. 18, No. 9, September 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. 85, No. 5, November 1941. 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 15f.
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 12, No. 10, October; No. 11, November 1941.
Illus. Price 100 a copy; 750 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.
Fire control notes. Vol. 5, No. 4, October 1941. Price, 150 a copy; 500 a
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, organ nation, per-
sonnel management, training, fire-fighting methods of reporting, and statistical systems.
Foreign agriculture. Vol. 5, No. 9, September; No. 10, October 1941. Illus.
Price 10f a copy; $1.00 a year, domestic; $1.60 a year, foreign.'
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 spec alists 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, 150, domestic; 20f foreign. Separates, 5, domestic;
80, foreign.1 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.
G-1197. (In Vol. 62, No. 9). Mottle leaf, a virus disease of cherries. E. L.
G-1200. (In Vol. 62, No. 10). The boron deficiency disease in cabbage. J. C.
Walker, John G. McLean. and James P. Jolivette.
G-1203. (In Vol. 62, No. 10). A blue stain fungus, Ceratostomella montium
n. sp., and some yeasts associated with two species of Dendroctonus. Caro-
line T. Rumbold.
1These may be obtained upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Administration.
S'1 hese may be obtained free upon application to the issuing bureau.
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G-1204. (In Vol. 62, No. 11). Distribution by the sap stream of spores of three
fungi that induce vascular wilt diseases of elm. W. M. Banfield.
G-1205. (In Vol. 62, No. 12). Differentation of physiologic races of Uromyces
phaseoli typical on bean. L. L. Harter and W. J. Zaumeyer.
G-1207. (In Vol. 62, No. 12). Factors aff-ecing the germination of various
dropseed grasses (Sporobolus spp.) Vivian Kearns Toole.
G-1209. (In Vol. 62, No. 10). Erfect of temperature during irradiati3n on the
X-ray sensitivity of maize seed. J. H. Kempton and Louis R. Maxwell.
Ga.-18. (In Vol. 62, No. 11). A histological study of snap b-an tissues affected
with black root. Wilbert A. Jenkins.
Ky.-21. (In Vol. 62, No. 4). Virus distribution in mosaic-resistant tobacco
and it relation to pattern development in susceptible varieties. W. D.
Valleau and Stephen Diachun.
N. C.-37. (In Vol. 62. No. 6). The distribution and relation of fiber popula-
lation, length, breaking load, weight, diameter, and percentage of thin-
walled fibers on the cottonseed in five varieties of American upland cotton.
Jerry H. Moore.
Wis.-127. (In Vol. 62, No. 12). Relations of nectar concentration to growth
of Erwinia amylovora and fire blight infection of apple and pear blossoms.
S. S. Ivanoff and G. W. Keitt.
Wis.-128. (In Vol. 62, No. 12). Transmission of fire blight by bees and its
relation to nectar concentration of apple and pear blossoms. G. W. Keitt
and S. S. Ivanoff.
-Vol. 63, No. 5, September 1; No. 6, September 15; No. 7, October 1,
Land policy review. Vol. 4, No. 10, October 1941. Price 50 a copy; 500 a
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. 7, No. 2, October 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 pertaining
to utilization of electric power in farm tasks.
Soil conservation. Vol. 7, No. 4, October; No. 5, November 1941. Price 10f
a copy; $1 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.1
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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