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 to the Office of Information, U. S.
Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. C.
Publications will not be sent free to foreign addresses, except when exchanges of pub-
lications are made. Foreign correspondents should apply to Superintendent of Documents,
Washington, D. C., enclosing remittance.
These bulletins discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining to
the farm and farm home.
Scab of wheat and barley and its control. James G. Dickson, Bureau of Plant
Industry. 22 p., illus. (F. B. 1599F., rev.) Price 100.
More food through conservation farming. Arthur T. Semple, Soil Conserva-
tion Service, in collaboration with other subject-matter specialists. 54 p.,
illus. (F. B. 1909F.) Price 10.
Diseases of swine. Charles G. Grey and C. N. Dale, Bureau of Animal Industry.
32 p., illus. (F. B. 1914F.) Price 100.
The Department Bulletins are technical or scientific in nature and apply to a special
crop, industry, or locality. This series ends with No. 1500. and is succeeded by the
Technical Bulletin series. The editions are limiited.
Market classes and grades of livestock. Agricultural Marketing Administra-
tion. 30 p., illus. (D. B. 1360D., rev.) Price 100.
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.
Chemical and physical properties of some of the important alluvial soils of the
Mississippi drainage basin. R. S. Holmes and W. E. Hearn. Bureau of
Plant Industry. 82 p., illus. (T. B. S33T.) Price 200.
Morphology and composition of some soils of the Miami family and the Miami
catena. Irvin C. Brown and James Thorp, Bureau of Plant Industry. 55
p., illus. (T. B. 834T.) Price 100.
Experiments toward the control of the take-all disease of wheat and the phy-
matotrichum root rot of cotton. Francis E. Clark, Bureau of Plant Indus-
try. 27 p., illus. (T. B. 835T.) Price 10c.
Litter size and weight as permanent characteristics of sows. J;ia L. Lush and
A. E. Molln, Bureau of Animal Industry. 40 p., illus. (T. B. ,36T.)
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
American tobacco types, uses, and markets. Charles E. Gage, Agricultural Mar-
keting Administration. 129 p., illus. (Cir. 249C., rev.) Price 30c.
Industrial fumigation against insects. E. A. Back arid R. T. Cotton. Bureau
of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 64 p., illus. (Cir. 36klC., rev.)
Factors affecting the usefulness of honeybees in pollination. Geo. H. VanselT,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 32 p., illus. (Cir. 650C.)
Cooperative tests of sweetpotato varieties, introductions, and seedlings for
starch production and market purposes. C. E. Steiubauer, L. L. Harter,
George P. Hoffman, and J. McD. McCown, Bureau of Plant Industry; R. M.
Kingsbury, Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering, W. S. Ander-
son, Mississippi Agricultural Experiment Station and H. T. Cook, Virginia
Truck Experiment Station; and in cooperation with South Carolina Agri-
cultural Experiment Station. 42 p., illus. (Cir. 653C.) Price 10.
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 infor-
mation, to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose business is
affected by the announcements.
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. August
1942. Agricultural Research Administration. Pp. 61-71. (S. R. A.-B. A. I.
424.) Price 50 a copy, 250 a year?
The Mexican border regulations. Effective September 8, 1942. Bureau of En-
tomology and Plant Quarantine. 3 p. (B. E. P. Q.-Mex. Border Regs.)2
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Service and regulatory an-
nouncements. April-June 1942. Pp. 29-48. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q. No. 151.'
These reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil map in colors showing the extent and distri-
bution of the different soils in the area covered by the survey and (21 a printed report con-
taining 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.
New York, Seneca County. (No. 14, Series 1936). 6S p., illus. Price 5)d.
North Carolina, Warren County. (No. 2, Series 1938). 37 p., illus. Price 35t.
A handbook for better feeding of livestock. Paul E. Howe, and Harold M. Har-
shaw, Bureau of Animal Industry; and T. E. Woodward, Bureau of Dairy
Industry. 71 p., illus. (M. C. 12C., rev.) Price 10c.
Dried beans and peas in low cost meals. Agricultural Marketing Administra-
tion. 8 p. [Folder.] Price $1.00 per 100 copies.
1 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office. Washington,
a 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.
Farmers' Leaflets Other publications
AGRICULTURAL WAR INFORMATION
An emergency series of publications which discuss in nontechnical language food produc-
tion. nutrition, and related subjects pertaining to development of the Food for Freedom
4. How to make your refrigerator last longer. Bureau of Home Economics and
Office of Price Administration. (AWI-4.) Folder. Price $1.00 per hun-
5. When you eat out. Food for freedom. Bureau of Home Economics.
(AWI-5.) Folder. Price $1.00 per hundred.
THE FARMER AND THE WAR
An emergency series of publications which discuss in nontechnical language economic
prublims of the farmer primarily in relation to wartime conditions.
4. State and local government finance in wartime. The Farmer and the War.
6 p., illus. Price 5v.
Free distribution of periodicals is definitc-ly restricted. They may be' obtained by pur-
chase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 26, No. 10, October 1942. Price 50 a copy; 500 a
year, domestic; 70W a year, foreign.'
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relating
to production, movement, consumption,u and prices of the important farm products.
Agriculture decisions. Vol. 1, No. 6, June 1 -12. Price 150 a copy; $1.50 a year.,
To make available to interested persons, in an order-l.y nal accessible form. de-
cisions issued under regulatory laws administered in the Department.
Agriculture in the Americas. Vol. 2, No. 10, October 1942. Illus. Price 100 a
copy ; 75e a year, domestic; $1.20 a year, foreign.'
This monthly publication of 16 pa'es is designed to present in popular style agri-
cultural developments in the Western Hieinisphere particularly as hey affect the
economic relations of the American itepublies. The subject matter covers various
phases of inter-American trade, as well as agricultural items of importance in the
program for Hemisphere defense.
Experiment station record. Vol. .7, No. 5. November 1942. 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 15;(.'
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Foreign agriculture. Vol. 6, No. 10. October 1942. Illus. Price 10e 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 spe ial research or
field investigations conducted hy 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.
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Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue, 15c, domestic; 200e, foreign. Separates, 5?, 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 etaff. cooperators, and for such other distribution as can be made.
Others interested may purchase copies from the Superintendent of Documents. Wash-
ington. iD. C., at 5,.' each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
-- Vol. 65, No. 7. October 1, 1942. Illus. Contents:
Effect of nutrients, media and growth substances on the growth of the Cabot variety of
Vaccinium corymbosum (S-2). Amihud Kramer and A. L. Schrader.
Survival of sheep nematodes in pastures (A-212). Doys A. Shorb.
Collar rot resistance in tomatoes (G-1264). C. F. Andrus, G. B. Reynard, Hans Jorgen-
sen, and Jack Eades.
Alkaloids in certain species and interspecific hybrids of Nicoliana (G-1266). Harold H.
Smith and Claude R. Smith.
-- Vol. 65, No. S. October 15, 1942. Illus. Contents:
Development of the pistillate flower and structure of the fruit of tung (Aleuries
fordii) (G-1263). Lewis P. McCann.
Measures of growth rate for use in swine selection (Minn.-121). R. E. Comstock,
L. 51. Winters, P. S. Jordan, and O. M. Kiser.
Production of active and inactive catalase by Proteus vulgaris (E-94). T. L. Swenson,
and Harry Humfeld.
Rural electrification news. Vol. 8, No. 2, October 1942. Price 10 a copy; 75t
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Issued monthly by the Rural Electrirication Administration. A summary of rural
electriication activities and a clearing house for interchange of information pertain-
ing to utilization of electric power in farm ta-Jks.
Soil conservation. Vol. 8, No. 4, October 1942. 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 Departmentt of Agriculture engaged in soil-conservation activities
information of especial help to them in the performance of their duties.
1Payable to the Superintendent of Documents. Government Printing Office, Washington,
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