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 Depart-
ment of Agriculture.
Free distribution of technical material and periodicals is restricted.
This monthly list will be sent free on request made to the Office of Information, U. S.
Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. C.
Growing alfalfa. H. L. Westover, Bureau of Plant Industry. 29 p., illus.
SF. B. 1722F., rev.) Price 100.
Apple varieties and important producing sections of the United States. J. R.
Magness. Bureau of Plant Industry. 32 p., illus. (F. B. 1ISS3F.) Price 100.
Reducing losses from tree diseases in eastern forests and farm woodlands.
George H. Ilepting, Bureau of Plant Industry. 22 p., illus. (F. B. 1887F.)
Fireplaces and chimneys. Arthur H. Senner and Thomas A. H. Miller, Bureau
of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering. 52 p., illus. (F. B. 188F.)
Diseases of strawberries. J. B. Demaree, Bureau of Plant Industry. 27 p.,
illus. (F. B. 1891F.) Price 100.
Pruning southern pines. Wilbur R. Mattoon, Forest Service. 34 p., illus.
(F. B. 1892F.) Price 100.
The sand wireworm. J. N. Tenhet, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.
8 p., illus. (Leaf. 212L.) Price 50.
Field studies of insecticides used to control cabbage caterpillars in the South.
W. J. Reid, Jr., Chas. E. Smith, L. B. Reed, and W. A. Thotmas, lureaii of
Entomology and Plant Quarantine, in cooperation with the Agricultural
Experiment Stations of Louisiana and South Carolinui. 36 p., illus. (T. B.
7S2T.) Price 100.
Relative effectiveness of acid lead arsenate and other materials as stomach
poisons for the larvae of the Japanese beetle. Walter E. Fleming, Bureau
of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 32 p. (T. B. 7SST.) Pric. 109.
Erodibility investigations on some soils of the upper Gila watershed. Joel E.
Fletcher and E. L. Beutner, Soil Conservation Service, and the Arizona Agri-
cultural Experiment Station Cooperating in Research. 32 p., illus. (T. B.
794T.) Price 100.
Methods of forecasting timber growth in irregular stands. W. G. Wahlenberg,
Forest Service. 56 p., illus. (T. B. 796T.) Price 151.
Serviceability of selected types of cotton and rayon knit underwear. Ruth Elm-
quist Rogers and M:rgaret B. H. ys. ureau of Home Ecunomuics; and John
J. Brown. Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 22 p., illus. (T. B. 803T.)
Experiments with annual crops and permanent pastures to provide grazing for
dairy cows in the Sandhill region of the Southcast. E. W. Faires and J. R.
Dawson, Bureau of Dairy Industry, and J. P. LaMaster and G. H. Wise, South
Carolina Agricultural Experiment Station. 42 p., illus. (T. B. 805T.)
The freezing temperatures of some fruits, vegetables, and florists' stocks. R. C.
Wright, Bureau of Plant Industry. 12 p. (Cir. 447C, rev. Price 5C.
Harvesting pyrethrum. A. F. Sievers and M. S. Lowman, Bureau of Plant
Industry; and W. M. Hurst, Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and En-
gineering. 28 p., illus. (Cir. 5810.) Price 50.
Observations on the biology and control of the treehopper Helivia praealla
(Fowler) in orchards of the Pacific Northwest. M. A. Others and Paul B.
Allen, Jr., Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 12 p., illus. (Cir.
6C6C.) Price 100.
Studies on the control of cabbage caterpillars with derris in the South. W. J.
Reid, Jr., C. E. Smith, L. B. Reed, and C. O. Bare, Bureau of Entomology
and Plant Quarantine; in cooperation with the Agricultural Experiment
Stations of Louisiana and South Carolina. 27 p., illus. (Cir. 615(C. Price
The comparative winter hardiness of oat varieties. Franklin A. Coffma;n,
Bureau of Plant Industry. 35 p., illus. (Cir. 622C.) Price 1109.
Birdsfoot trefoil and big trefoil. Roland McKee and H. A. Schoth, Bureau of
Plant Industry. 14 p., illus. (Cir. 625C.) Price 50.
Control of the locust borer. Ralph C. Hall, Bureau of Entomology and Plant
Quarantine, in cooperation with the Forest Service and Ohio State University.
19 p., illus. (Cir. 6260.) Price 50.
Fruit pressure testers and their practical applications. Mark H. Haller, Bureau
of Plant Industry. 22 p., illus. (Cir. 6270.) Price 50.
Soybean and Korean lespedeza hays compared with alfalfa for wintering beef
calves. Earl W. \McComas and M. W. Hazen, Bureau of Animal Industry;
and James E. Comfort, University of Missouri. 8 p. (Cir. 6290.) Price 5.
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Regulations of the Secretary of Agriculture under the United States Grain
Standards Act as amended. Effective August 26, 1941. Service and regu-
latory announcements No. 148. Agricultural Marketing Service. (S. A.-
A. M. S. 148). 17 p.1
Regulations for the enforcement of the Insecticide Act of 1910. Service and
regulatory announcements No. 162. October 1941. Agricultural 1Marketing
Service. (S. R. A.-A. M. S. 162.) 9 p.1
Notices of judgment under the Insecticide Act. Agricultural Marketing Service.
Pp. 517-525. (N. J., I. F. 1790-1800).1
DN-4. Suggestions for panel discussions. Bureau of Agricultural Economics.
A study of the adult populations of the West Indian fruitfly in citrus plantings
in Puerto Rico. L. C. McAlister, Jr., W. A. McCubbin, G. A. Pfaffman, W. T.
Owrey, H. G. Taylor, and I. W. Berryhill, Bureau of Entomology and Plant
Quarantine. 16 p., illus. (Puerto Rico Bulletin 41.) Price 100. For sale
Annual report of the Manager of the Federal Crop Insurance Corporation, 1941.
Leroy K. Smith. 25 p. Price 10.
Report of the Chief of the Agricultural Marketing Service, 1941. C. W. Kitchen.
55 p. Price 100. For sale only.
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Be sure to write your name and address plainly on reverse side of this form.
Farmers' Leaflets Other publications
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Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering,
1941. Henry G. Knight. 86 p. Price 15.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Plant Industry, 1941. E. C. Auchter.
54 p. Price 10(.
Report of the Chief of the Commodity Exchange Administration, 1941. J. M.
Mehl. 45 p. Price 10'.
Report of the Secretary of Agriculture, 1941. Claude R. Wickard. 245 p.
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted They may be obtained by purchase
or subscription from the Supes inteujdent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 26, No. 1, January 1942. Price 50 a copy; 500 a
year, domestic; 700 a year, foreign.!
Agriculture in the Americas. Index, Vol. 1, February-December 1941; Vol. 2,
No. 2, January 1942. Illus. Price 100 a copy; 750 a 3~t;er, domestic; $1.20
Experiment station record. Vol. 84, Index number; Vol. 86, No. 1, January;
No. 2, February 1042. Price, $1 per volume (2 volumes a year) consisting
of 6 monthly numbers and index; $1.75 per volume, foreign.2 Single num-
bers for sale only. Price 150.
Extension service review. Vol. 13, No. 1, January 1942. Illus. Price 10 a copy;
750 a year, domestic; $1.15 a year, foreign.2
Fire control notes. Vol. 6, No. 1, January 1942. Price, 150 a copy; 500 a
Journal of agricultural research. Price, $3.25 a year, domestic; $4-.73 a year
foreign. Each issue, 1:5, domestic; 200 foreign. ScLpatr;,tes. 50, domestic;
80, foreign.2 Not distributed free to individuals.
Separates. A small supply of each separate is given to the originating bureau or
station for its stuff, cooperators, anil for su,.h other distribution as can be nim:a. Others
interested may pucliha-e copies from the Superintendent of Dociunients, Washington.
D. C., at 5? each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
G-1206. (In Vol. 63, No. 6.) Effect of stage of maturity at time of harvest
on germination of sweet corn. C. W. Culpepper and II. I. Moon.
G-1213. (In Vol. 03, No. 3.) Inheritance studies on duration of developmental
stages in crosses within the genus Lycopersicon. LeRoy Puwers and
Channing B. Lyon.
G-1216. (In Vol. 6.2, No. 8.) Inheritance of seed characters in watermelon.
Charles F. Poole. Paul C. Griniball. and D. R. Porter.
G-1221. (In Vol. 63, No. 7.) Inheritance of rust reaction in a cross between
between the flax varieties Buds and J W 11. H. Flor.
0-1222. (In Vol. 63. No. 7.) A genetic study of common bean mosaic under
conditions of natural field transmission. B. L. Wade and C. F. Andrus.
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G-1225. (In Vol. 63, No. 8.) Increased size and nicotine production in
selections from intraspecific hybrids of Nicotiana ruslica. Harold H. Smith
and Charles W. Bacon.
G-1226. (In Vol. 63, No. 8.) Some factors that influence the immediate
effects of pollen on boll characters in cotton. H. J. Fulton.
G-1227. (In Vol. 63, No. 10.) Inheritance of resistance to six physiologic
races of bean rust. W. J. Zaumeyer and L. L. Charter.
G-1228. (In Vol. 63, No. 11.) Meiotic behavior of Phleum pralense,
Phleum subulatum, and their F1 hybrid. W. NM. Myers.
G-1229. (In Vol 63, No. 11.) Genetic studies of variegation in snap beans.
B. L. Wade.
G-1231. (In Vol. 63, No. 8.) Chlorate toxicity and persistence in relation
to soil reaction. Annie M. Hurd-Karrer.
G-1232. (In Vol. 63, No. 10.) Effect of different soil colloids on the toxicity
of sodium selenite to millet. P. L. Gile and H. W. Lakiu.
K-314. (In Vol. 63. No. 11.) Relation between wetting power of a spray
and its initial retention by a fruit surface. H. L. Cupples.
Calif.-118. (In Vol. 63, No. 7.) Root rot of pepper and pumpkin caused
by Phytophthora capsici. C. M. Tompkins and C. 31. Tucker.
Calif.-119. (In Vol. 63. No. 11.) A mosaic disease of Primula obconica and
its control. C M. Tomi:'kins and John T. Middleton.
Minn.-118. (In Vol. 63, No. 11.) Meeting the vitamin D requirement of pigs
with alfalfa hay and winter sunshine. D. W. Johnson and L. S. Palmer.
N. Y. (Cornell)-49. (In Vol. 63, No. 6.) The causes of stillbirth in swine
and an attempt to control it. S. A. Asdell and J. P. Willman.
Oreg.-20. (In Vol. 63, No. 11.) Iodine in relation to plant nutrition. J. C.
Lewis and W. L. I'owers.
S. Dak.-6. (In Vol 63, No. 7.) A study of sampling in cross-section measure-
ments of wool fiber. Ba rha ra Bailey.
S. Dak.-7. (In Vol. 63, No. 10.) Physical and chemical properties of flannels
containing different proportions of new and reprocessed wool. Barbara
Wash.-38. (In Vol. 6:, No. 7.) The chemical composition and apparent
digestibility of nutrients in smooth bromegrass harvested in three stages
of maturily. Jerry Sotola.
Wis.-130. (In Vol. 63, No. 7.) Growth substance in crown gall as related
to time after inoculation, critical temperature, and diffusion. A. J. Riker,
Berch Henry, and B. M. Duggar.
Wis.-131. (In Vol. 6 :. No. 9.) A comparison of Fusarium avenaceum, F.
oxysporum, and F. solani var. eumarlii in relation to potato wilt in
Wisconsin. John G. McLean and J. C. Walker.
Vol. 64, No. 1, January 1; No. 2, January 15, 1942.
Land policy review. Index, Vol. 4, 1941; Vol. 5, No. 1, January 1942. Price 50
a copy; 500 a year, domestic.
News for farmer cooperatives. Vol. 8, No. 9, December 1942. Price 100 a copy;
$1 a year, domestic.
Rural electrification news. Vol. 7, No. 5, January 1942. Price 10 a copy;
750 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.2
Soil conservation. Vol 7, No. 7, January 1942. Price 100 a copy; $1 a year,
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.2
2 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office. Washing-
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