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:
AA00008548:00010

Full Text

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United


States


Department


Agri


SERVICE AND


REGULATORY


ANNOUN


BUREAU OF PLANT INDUSTRY


ADULTERATION


AND MISBRANDING OF SEE]
1928


i During the calendar year 1928 seed of redtop was procured in the open market,
-ni accordance with the act of Congress making appropriations for the United
States Department of Agriculture, of which the following is a part:
Where such samples [seeds of grasses, clover, or alfalfa, and lawn-grass seeds secured in the open market]
Found to be adultrated or misbranded, the results of the tests shall be published, together with the
ames of the persons by whom the sebds were offered for sale.
/ In carrying out the provisions of this act 501 mail samples and 113 purchased
lot of seed in bulk were obtained. These were examined in the seed laboratory
of the Bureau of Plant Industry, and publication is here made of the results of


te analyses of the samples found


to be adulterated or


misbranded


:,wth the names of the persons by whom they were offered for sale.


es d purchased from 24 firms was found


to be adulterated


In all cases timothy seed was the principal adulterant found.


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, together
, Table 1.)


or misbranded.


TIBte 1.-Results of tests of samples of seed obtained in the open market as redtop
seed and found to be adulterated or misbranded


Seed offered for sale or sold as redtop seed by-


\ Name of dealer



S Bryon Seed
1


anan -Seed Co.,
LB.
Bu n as l .' i0
:' '" '. : Ts^
O e Seed & Feed
D Sed o, E .
~fl seedCo., E. O..
*i'^ 'r~c


Address


1024 McGee Street,
City, Mo.
113-117 North Ottawa
Joliet, Ill;


Kansas

Street,


Seed obtained
by-


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


Mail (sample) ....
Purchase (bulk)__
flUnl /fcnmnl n\


I


Seeds and inert matter found
upon analysis of sample


Per ct. Per ct.
74.95 14.48


73.71
64.09


85. 59


SfI Al7


Other
seed


Per ct.
0.42
,75
3.27
4. 18
6.30
.76

.97

1. 20


Per ct.
10. 15
15. 72
12. 17
9.54
16. 36
5.06
5. 57
8.19 i
6. 60
13, 00
to% fr


>v, ..C.. i


- -*. a-- U --.l-..- -.. -* -m S. sm --
Memphis, Ten. -.... -....-- ...
28 West Main Street, Middle-
town, N. Y,
Siloam Springs, Ark.............
- a -doi -- ,- a---b- k-iM--5 w__- 5--
122-124 South Front Street, St.
Peter, Minn.
An,


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FL


BUREAU


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

1111 liliiililT11li1i ll
T D3 1262 08740 2060
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tests of samples qf seed obtained in the open market as redtop
found to be adulterated or miabraniied--Continued


as redtop seed by-


Ad$es


Henderson Co.
(Inc.), C. W.
Do------ .............
Keller & Sons, Geeo
Do-------- ........... -
Lester Feed & Seed
Store.
Lewis Implement &
Seed Co. (Inc.).
Do ............
National Seed Co.
(Inc.).
Do .....--------.......


S ----


529-533 North Kansas Avenue,
Topeka, Kans.
Jackson Avenue and Central
Street, Knoxville, Tenn.
. do---------.-----.. ----- -


Northeast corner Ninth and
Main Streets, Quincy, Ill.
do -- ---- ------ ------- ----
Rome, Ga ...... .....----.... -
Louisville, Ky .. ........ ....
-.. do l-.. -- -. --
101 West Main Street, Louis-


ville, Ky.
..... do---.... ....------
506-508 Market Street,
ville, Tenn.
--.....do .-----.---


Knox-


Sehwill & Co., Otto_ 10 and 12 South Front Street,
Memphis, Tehn.


Milling


4 East Markham
Little Rock, Ark.


Gravier


512-516


Orleans, La.


Third


Street,


Howard


Carthage, Mo.
.-. do -------....
Winchester, Tenn....
_._-do..-...........---


Street,
New


Streets,

-----------
-----'-- -***--


Seed obtained
by--


Purchase (bulk)_.
Mail (sample) .
:Purchase (bulk)X
Mail (sample)....
Purchase (bulk)_.
Mail (sample)....
Purchase (bulk)..
.... do-............
Mail (sample) ....
Purchase (bulk)..
Mail (sample) ....
Purchase (bulk)..
Mail (sample) ....
Purchase (bulk)-.
S-..do.-..........--


Seeds and inert matter found
upon analysis of sample


Other
seed


K 7


iI*~r "E4*
::i:i4<%


Perct. PE.r Pert ir
59.39 8.50 3.48 2L,63
61.16 11. 05 3.40 2St.
86.44 5.52 1. 05 99
85 87 5.02 1. 0 & w
46. 17 6.01 4.96 42.80
54.85 8.13 7.44 29.58
75.13 7.45 4.04 13.38
75.27 15.94 .96 7.83


79.67


.....do .... .......- 82. 35
_--_.- do......-....- 67. 15


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


74. 69


14.16


14.57


12. 08


The Bureau-of Plant Industry of the United States Department of Agriculturp
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, Califorra


State Department of Agriculture,


Cooperative


Seed


Cooperative Seed ]
Station, La Fayette,


laboratory,
Laboratory


Capitol Extension Building, Sacramento,


Oregon
Purdue


Agricultural
University


Coll
Agri


Cooperative Seed Laboratory,


Calif.;


""cx
,V
4J


V1B

*


ege, Gorvallis, Oreg
cultural Experiment
Missouri Agricultural


Experiment Station, Columbia, Mo.
Approved:


Rarn~cx


DUNLAP,


A ntt*n n .orrtn.r9. af A nfr.in.fHLa.


Sample Co., J.


Do...


Southern Seed Co- ..
Stickler Seed Co.
(Ltd.), J.
Tuckers' Seed House_


Do1 .
Winchester
Co.
Do .....


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