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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
mnay 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 D.partment
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.
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.
Care and repair of mowers and binders. W. R. Humphries, Bureau of Agricul-
tural Chemistry and Engineering. 20 p., illus. (F. B. 1754F., rev.)
Price 50.
Preventing damage to buildings by subterranean termites and their control.
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 37 p., illus. (F. B. 1911F.)
Price 100.
Drying foods for victory meals. Bureau of Home Economics. 14 p., illus.
(F. B. 1918F.) Price 100.
Improving range conditions for wartime livestock production. F. G. Renner
and E. A. Johnson, Soil Conservation Service. 18 p., illus. (F. B. 1921F.)
Price 100.
A B C's of mending. Clarice L. Scott, Bureau of Home Economics. 15 p., illus.
(F. B. 1925F.) Price 5.
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,
recommendations, remedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in informal,
popular style, and are limited to eight pages.
The potato leafhopper, a pest of alfalfa in the Eastern States. F. W. Poos,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 8 p., illus. (Leaf. 229L.)
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.
Biology of the narcissus bulb fly in the Pacific Northwest. Charles F. Doucette,
Randall Latta, Charles H. Martin, Ralph Schopp, and Paul M. Eide, Bureau
of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 67 p., illus. (T. B. S09T.)
Life history, habits, and control of the beanstalk weevil (Sternechus paludatus)
in the Estancia Valley, New Mexico. J. G. Shaw and J. R. Douglass, Bureau
of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 36 p., illus. (T. B. 816T.)
Measurement of evaporation from land and water surfaces. C. W. Thornthwaite
and Benjamin Holzman, Soil Conservation Service. 143 p., illus.
(T. B. 817T.) Price 200.
Hibernation of the corn earworm in the central and northeastern parts of the
United States. R. A. Blanchard, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quaran-
tine. 14 p., illus. (T. B. 838F.) Price 5.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.

Owlet moths (Phalaenidae) taken at light traps in Kansas and Nebraska. H. H.
Walkiden, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine, and D. B. Whelan,
Nebraiska Agriculturatil Experiment Station. 26 p., illus. (Cir. 643C.)
Price 50.
Farm forestry in the Lake States: An economic problem. Raphael Zon and
William A. Duerr, Lake States Forest Experiment Station. 34 p., illus.
(Cir. 661C.) Price 10.
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 ocluvo. Such publications were formerly issued as Miscellaneous Circulars.
Slide-film of the U. S. Department of Agriculture. Price list for 1942-43. Prices
subject to change July 1, 1943. (M. P. 506M.) 24 p.
Thpse reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil map in colors showing the extent and
distribution of the different soils in the area covered by the survey and (2) a printed
report containing 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.
Georgia, Dade County. (No. 20, Series 1936.) 68 p., illus. Price 300.
Such notices of judgment, decisions and instructions as are necessary in the enforce-
ment 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 the announcements.
Regulations governing appraisal of and compensation for cattle destroyed on
account of tuberculosis, paratuberculosis, or Bang's disease (brucellosis).
Effective on anil after August 15, 1942. Bureau of Animal Industry. 3 p.
(B. A. I. Order 375).1
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. October
1942. Pp. 81-88. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 426.); November 1942. Pp. 89-99.
(S. B. A.-B. A. I. 427.) Price 5 a copy, 250 a year.2
Cumulative index to service and regulatory announcements. Nos. 1 to 149 in-
clusive. 1914-41, Bureau of Entomology and 'Plant Quarantine. Maude A.
Thompson. 89 p.1
List of intercepted plant pests, 1941. Service and regulatory announcements.
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 50. p.'
Apple recipes. Bureau of Home Economics. Rev. 8 p. Folder.
Forestry in wartime. Report of the Chief of the Forest Service, 1942. Earle
H. Clapp. 23 p. Price 50. Free distribution restricted.
Hydrologic data. North Appalachian experimental watershed, Coshocton, Ohio,
1940. Soil Conservation Service. 33S p., illus. (H. Bull. 4.) Price 550.
For sale only.
Report of the Administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Administration, 1942.
Roy F. IIendrickson. 38 p.1
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Agricultural Economics, 1942. Howard
I. Tolley. 15 p. Price 50.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, 1942. J. R. Mohler.
46 p. Price 100.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Dairy Industry, 1942. 0. E. Reed. 26 p.
'ric (' 0 .
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.
P. N. Annand. 60 p. Price 100.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Home Economics, 1942. Louise Stanley.
12 p. Price 50.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Plant Industry, 1942. Robert M. Salter.
27 p. l'rice 100.
Report of the Chief of the Office of Plant and Operations, 1942. Arthur B.
Tliatclher. 8 p. Price 50.
SThesp maniny he obtained from the is.quing burpenu.
*'ayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,

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

Report of the Director of Personnel, 1942. T. Roy Reid. 12 p. Price
Report of the Librarian, 1942. Ralph R. Shaw. 7 p. Price 5.
Report of the President of the Commodity Credit Corporation, 194:
Hutson. 24 p. Price 100.
Report of the Puerto Rico Experiment Station, 1941. Office of Ex]
Stations. 24 p. Price 10.
Statistics on receipts and distribution of sugar in the United States
Agricultural Conservation and Adjustment Administration. 69 p.
77S.) Price 100.
United States meteorological yearbook, 1938. Weather Bureau. 154
Price 75 (buckram). For sale only.


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An emergency series of publications which discuss in nontechnical language food pro-
duction, nutrition, and related subjects pertaining to development of the Food for Freedom
Peanuts for oil. Agricultural Adjustment Agency. (AWI-9.) Folder.
Save meat, milk, and leather. Control the cattle grub, a pest which robs farmers
of $50,000,000 every year. (AWI-12.) Folder.
Food for Freedom. Informational handbook, 1943. (AWI-14.)1
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur-
chase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agriculture decisions. Vol. 1, No. 9, September; No. 10, October 1942. Price 150
a copy; $1.50 a year.2
To make available to interested persons, in an orderly and accessible form, de-
cisions issued under regulatory laws administered in the Department.
Experiment station record. Vol. 88, No. 1, January 1943. 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. 13, No. 12, December 1942. Illus. Price 100 a
copy; $1.00 a year, domestic; $1.40 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. 6, No. 12, December 1942. 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 agrkiultural 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.
SThese may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
2 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,


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Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foregi. lEich issued, 150', domestic; 2u,,, foreign. Separates, 50, domestic;
8c foreign! Not distributed free to individuals.
Of primary interest to agricultural scientists and advanced students only. IRsued
in 2 voluniums a year of 12 numbers each. Free distribution is limited to certain
libraries and to institutions or departments doing research work.
Separates. A mall supply of each separate is given to thle originating bureau or
station for its staff, cooperators, and for such other distribution as can be made.
ut inter-,lIed may purchase copies from the Superintendent of Documents. Wash-
in-tw,, D. C., at 5C each. The Office of Information has none for general dictributir'n
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 65, No. 11. December 1, 1942. Illus.
Inheritance and interrelationship of components of quality, cold resistance, and morpho-
logical characters in wheat hybrids. (ilnd.-31.) W. W. Worzella.
The response of "ceased" reactors in Bang's disease to reexposure. (Wis.-134.) B. A.
Beach. M. It. lr'in, and L,. C. Fergusomn
- Vol. 65, No. 12, December 15, 1942. Illus. Contents:
Influence of distribution of rainfall and temperature on corn yields in western Iowa.
(MN -2.) E. E. Hlouseman and F. E. Davis.
Resistance of tobacco to bacterial wilt (Bacterium solanacearum). (G-1269.) Edward
E. C'layton and Tholmas E. Smith.
Extent of pathogenicity of hybrids of Tilletia tritici and T. levis. (G-1272.) C. S.
Land policy review. Vol. 5, No. 8, Winter 1942. Price 100 a copy; 300 a year,
domestic,;* 450 a year, foreign.
;ives inrfoi al l on olt ciurreni developments in land policy and land programs to
workprs of the IOcpartmnent of Agriculture and cooperating groups. Quarterly.
Rural electrification news. Vol. 8. No. 4, December 1942. Price 100 a copy; 750
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.
Isxi'ul monthly Ibyv the Itural Electriflcation Administration. A summary of rural
elci r.fl ition a tivilies anti a clearing house for interchange of informatlun pertain-
itng to utilizaiition of electric power in larm tasks.
Soil conservation. Vol. 8, No. 6, December 1942. Price 100 a copy; $1 a year,
(1doestic; ?1..50 it yer, foreign.'
IS.HuLl1 monthly by thin Soil Conservation Service. Seeks to supply to workers and
coo1,1riulors of tint ihDieartmnent of Agriculture engaged i1 soil-conservation activities
Intuormnation of eslpecial help to them i tihe performance of their duties.

i l'ayable to the Siiperliztendent of Documents. (Covernment Printing Office. Washington,