Service and regulatory announcements

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Title:
Service and regulatory announcements
Alternate Title:
Service and regulatory announcement
S.R.A.--B.P.I
SRA--BPI
Physical Description:
v. : ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Bureau of Plant Industry
Publisher:
G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington
Publication Date:
Frequency:
completely irregular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Seeds -- Law and legislation -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Genre:
serial   ( sobekcm )
federal government publication   ( marcgt )

Notes

Statement of Responsibility:
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
S.R.A.--B.P.I. 1 (Apr. 1914)-
General Note:
Some issues have title: Service and regulatory announcement.
General Note:
Title from caption.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
aleph - 004892134
oclc - 12900129
lccn - sn 86033869
Classification:
lcc - SB19 .A36
ddc - 631.52 U65
System ID:
AA00008548:00006

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ng the calendar year 1927 seed of redtop was procured in the open market
ardanee with the act of Congress making appropriations for the United
Department of Agriculture of which the following is a part:
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: ra sutch samples [seeds of grasses, clover, or alfalfa, and lawn-grass seeds secured in the open market]
ie StAmd to be adulterated or misbranded, the results of the tests shall be published, together with the
!* es .of the persons by whom the seeds were offered for sale.

: iLn carrying out the provisions of this act 436 mail samples and 113 purchased
:o rof seed in bulk were obtained. These were examined in the seed laboratory
df the Bureau of Plant Industry, and publication is here made of the results of


the analyses of the samples found to be adulterated or misbr
wifc the names of the persons by whom they were offered for sale.


Seed purchased from 27


rif ms was found to


be adulterated


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(See Table 1.)


or misbranded.


jall eases timothy seed was the principal adulterant found.

a BLn. 1.--Results of tests of samples of seed obtained in the o
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pen market as redtop
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Seed offered for sale or sold as redtop seed by-


Name of dealer Address
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Forty4hird and Robey Streets,
Chicago, Ill.

106-108 East Main Street, Seda-
l~ Mo.
135 Court Street, Binghamton,
N.Y.
28 West Main Street, Middle-
town, N. Y.


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105-111 North Second Street, St.
Louis, Mo,
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Seed obtained
by-


Purchase (bulk) .
Mail (sample)...
Purchase (bulk)..

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Per t.
76. 34
74, 44
62.65
81.62


-do..........-.I 82. 15


Mail (sample)_....
Purchase (bulk)..
Mail (sample) ...
Purchase (bulk)..
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83.39
75. 71
71.86
74.07
70.13
Etitfer


Per ct.
7.16
8.32
12. 15
6.38
5.70

6.11
20.57
10. 11
8.94
8.28
in no


Other
seed


Per et.
3.72
4.12
3. 93

.84

2.49
1.92
1.04
2,46
.46
3.42
1Ito nfln


Per ct.
12.78
13. 12
21.27
11.16

9.66
8. 58
2.e68
15. 5T
16.53
18. 17
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upon analysis of sample


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Seed offered forsai~ rold as redtop seed by-


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Seed


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Lexington Seed Con..

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McKay-Reece Co ...
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Mitchelhill Seed Co...

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National Seed Co-....

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Petersen Seed Co..
Jul.
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Rose & Co., G. P._
Schwill & Co., Otto._

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The Wertz Seed Co__
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Yopp Seed Co.......


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Address


Sixth and Bingamnan
Reading, Pa.


Streets,


Narhville, Tenn_.r.--j0-.....-.

Lancaster, Ky --- .-- -
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417-419 Front Street, Fargo, N.
Dak.
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Wichita, Kans... ------...._.
222-224 West Vine Street, Lex-
ington, Ky.
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Nashville, Tenn.---- ...__
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221-223, South Second Street, St.
Joseph, Mo.


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10o West Main Street, Louisville,


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709 Carroll Street, St. Louis, Mo_

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Nashville, Tenn- -------.
10-12 South Front Street, Mem-


phis, Tenn.
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Sioux City, Iowa...----
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318-320 South Second
Paducah, Ky.
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Street,


Seed obtained
by-


Purchase (bulk)__

Mail (sa mple) ....
Purchase (bulk)__
Mail (sample)-..
Purchase (bulk)__
Mail (sample).
Purchase (bulk)__

Mail (sample) ...
Purchase (bulk)..
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Mail (sample) ..
Purchase (bulk)-.
Mail (sample)...
Purchase (bulk)_.

Mail (sample). --
Purchase (bulk)-.
Mail (sample).....
Purchase (bulk).-

Mail (sample) ....
Purchase (bulk)_.
Mail (sample)....
Purchase (bulk)_.
Mail (sample)....
Purchase (bulk)__
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Mail (sample) -.-
Purchase (bulk)_.
Mail (sample)_. _
!Purchase (bulk)._


Mail


(sample)


Seeds and inert matter found
upon analysis of sample


Per ct.
78.50

78. 8
77.18
76.27
62.92
63.10
51.68

52.11
66.50
74.91

78. 26
79.73
84. 79
86.41

67.51
65.44
66.72
77.00

73. 60
70.48
72. 13
78. 22

79.73
78.47
78. 24

65. 30
48.80
49.08
60.47

53. 83


Per ct.
5 32

6.15
9.38
10. 60.
14.33
13. 60
42.83

42. 83
11.17
14.49

10.39
8.657
5. 19
8.69a

7.57
7.97
8.24
12. 08

13.11
14.40
10.98
5.80

6. 82
9.17
11, 31

17. 88
13. 88
16.88
19. 81

23. 81


Other
seed


.92
17.20
2 27

2.37
2.42
2.51
1.83

2.32
2.38
2.4
2.90


5. 43
11.43
110. 57
7. 38


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10.79
10.32
14, 04
14.5f


24.21

8.02

9. 72
11.52
13. 14
14.30

12: 25
9.78
8.03

11. 39
25.84
23 47
12. 34

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The Bureau of Plant Industry of the United States Department of Agriculture
will continue to examine and report promptly as to the presence of adulterants
and dodder in any sample of seed submitted for that purpose. According to the
location of the sender, these samples may be submitted to the seed laboratory
at Washington, D. C., or to any of the following laboratories maintained through
the cooperation of this department: Cooperative Seed Laboratory, California
State Department of Agriculture, Capitol Extension Building, Sacramento, Galif.;
Cooperative Seed Laboratory, Oregon Agricultural College, Corvallis, Oreg.;
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