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

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Seeds -- Law and legislation -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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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.
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Title from caption.

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University of Florida
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Resource Identifier:
aleph - 004892134
oclc - 12900129
lccn - sn 86033869
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lcc - SB19 .A36
ddc - 631.52 U65
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AA00008548:00012

Full Text

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8. R. A.-B. P. I. 10


Issued October, 1926


United States Department of Agriculture


SERVICE


AND


REGULATORY


ANNOUNCEMENT


BUREAU OF PLANT INDUSTRY
AUGUST, 1926


ADULTERATIONS AND MISBRANDING OF SEED OF KENTUCKY BLUE-
GRASS, ORCHARD GRASS, REDTOP, AND HAIRY VETCH IN 1925


During


calendar


year


1925


seed


Kentucky


bluegrass,


orchard grass, redtop, and hairy vetch was procured in the open
market in accordance with the following paragraph in the act of Con-
gress making approDriations for the United States DeDartment of


Agriculture:


Where such samples


seeds of


grasses,


clover, or alfalfa, and lawn-grass


seeds


secured in the open market] are found to be adulterated or misbranded, the
results of the tests shall be published, together with the names of the persons
by whom the seeds were offered for sale.
In carrying out the provisions of this act 1,457 mail samples and
411 purchased lots of seed were obtained. These were examined in
the Seed-Testing Laboratory of the Bureau of Plant Industry and
publication is here made of the results of the analyses of the samples
found to be adulterated or misbranded, together with the names of
the seedsmen by whom they were sold or offered for sale.
Of the 262 mail samples and 74 purchased lots of hairy-vetch seed
obtained none were found to be either adulterated or misbranded.


Of the495 mail samples and 102 purchased
grass seed obtained 23 lots were found to b


misbranded.


lots of Kentucky blue-
ie either adulterated or


Canada bluegrass was the chief constituent of 18 lots


(See Table 1.)
Of the 300 mail samples and 90 purchased


ots of


orchard-grass


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TABLE 1


BUREAU


OF PLANT


.--Results of tests of samples of seed o
tucky bluegrass seed and found to be


Seed offered for sale or sold as Kentucky
bluegrass seed by-


Name of dealer


Clossman Hardware Co_
Do .......
1U. J. Cover


Everitt's


Seed Store_..


J. C. Haile & Sons....
Hayes Seed House -
Do--------- -- -
Klass Seed Store_- --
DO .... ..
North American Seed Co.

P. Fred'k Obrecht & Son_
D o ........
Plant Seed Co...........
D o .........
Russell-Heckle Seed Co.-
Do
Swartwout & Shaver ..- -
Do
Tucker-Mosby Seed Co_

Job P. Wyatt & Sons Co_
Do.,.-.._


Address


I Zanesville, Ohio-.....
-----. do--------
Mount Gilead, Ohio .-.
227 West Washington
Street, Indianapolis,
Ind.
215 Walnut Street, Cin-
cinnati Ohio.
601 North Kansas Ave-
nue, Topeka, Kans.

---do------------ -
Milwaukee, Wis.___.
-...do --.._-....
1123 Light Street, Bal-
timore, Md.
-...do
802 North Main Street,
St. Louis, Mo.
.--..do ,
26 South Front Street,
Memphis, Tenn.
- --- ddo.
4 East Genessee Street,
Auburn, N. Y.
..-.do -_ _- -
60 South Front Street,
Memphis, Tenn.
.-... N-do .
Raleigh, N. C-----
---- ---------do-------


Seed


INDUSTRY Agus,


obtained in the open market as Ke-
adulterated or misbranded

Seeds and inert matter found
upon analysis of samples

obtained Ken- Can-
by- tucky ada Oth D
blue- blue- Oere a :
grass grass cf
seed seed
----i
K'. : .


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


- -- -.


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


58.88
1.80
1.05
1.25
1.26
I 1.69


Per cenu~l"T Cli Prtn


122.79
225.94
1.81
.55
1. 58
1.04
.60


rer a-
1. i98


2146


15.18
16.37
12.30


18 40
34.71
35. 4
1282
16.8
10 2
7; 22
9.44
14.47
10. 65


1 Redtop, 22.06 per cent.


2 Redtop, 22.84 per cent.


TABLE 2


.-Results of tests


of samples of seed obtained in the open market as orchard-


grass seed and found to be adulterated or misbranded


Seed offered for sale or sold
seed by--


Name of dealer


J. P. Barstow & Co.._.
Do ........
Cashman Seed Co .....
D o .. .
D o........_. .
DoW ........... .


as orchard-grass


Address


23 Water Street, Nor-
wich, Conn.
-do.. ..-
Owatonna, Minn..u....
----do ---- --------
-._- do


,-do------ -..---.- -


Seed obtained
by-


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


Seeds and inert matter found
upon analysis of samples


Or-
chard


Rye
grass or
meadow
fescue
or both

Per cent
12. 98


I .. .


Other
seeds


1 67.59

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1926 SERVICE A

TALEB 3.-Resulte of tests
seed and


Seed Offered for sale or sold as r


Name of dealer


Bailey & Sons Co..----

Do -----..
Do-...---.......-...
DO..------..... --
Bomberger Seed Co.....--
Henry Campbell-...
Do. ---- ----- -----
* Cottongim's Seed Store-.
Do- ----------
Crabbs Reynolds Taylor
Co.
Curry-Arrington Co..--....
Do--.-----...........
The S. M. Fleming Co_
Do .......
Henry Field Seed Co_
Klass Seed Store ...- --
J. 0, Peppard Seed Co_-

Petersen Seed Co -..-..
DO----_-...----.
Rudy-Patrick Seed Co-.

Do_.. _.--..-.-....._
Rocky Mountain Seed
Co.
Do- ............-- --
MeVay's Seed Store-.....
Do .- ------.-....
Western Seed House.....


lND REGULATORY


ANNOUNCEMENTS


of samples of seed obtained in the open market as redtop
I found to be adulterated or misbranded


edtop seed by-


Address


Corner Fifth South and
Third West Streets,
Salt Lake City, Utah.
do


street,


Seed obtained
by-


Purchase (bulk)_

Mail (sample)....
Purchase (bulk).
Mail (sample)_.
Purchase (bulk).
... .do.........
Mail (sample) ....
Purchase (bulk).
Mail (sample)....
Purchase (bulk).
-.-.- do .-,.. .
Mail (sample) ...
Purchase (bulk).
Mail (sample)....
Purchase (bulk)_
-... do .....
-... do----- ..
Mail (sample)....
Purchase (bulk)_
Mail (sample)-:
Purchase (bulk)_
--.
Mail (sample)...--
Purchase (bulk).
Mail (sample)..
Purchase (bulk),
Mail (sample) --
Purchase (bulk).


Seeds and inert matter found
upon analysis of samples


Redtop
seed


Per ct.
84.00


Tim-
othy
seed

Per ct.
5.59


Other
seeds


Per ct.
0.40


Per ct.
10.01


The


Bureau


of Plant


Industry


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 sub-
mitted for that purpose. According to the location of the sender,
these samples may be submitted to the Seed-Testing Laboratory at
Washington, D. C., or to any of the following laboratories main-
tained through the cooperation of this department: Cooperative Seed-
Testing Laboratory, California State Department of Agriculture,
1217 L Street. Sacramento. Calif.: CooDerative Seed-Testing Labora-


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_- -do --- -
Modesto, CaliL__
Seward, Nebr.__
..... do- -. ...
75 South Broad i
Atlanta, Ga.
-...-.do- ---
Crawfordsville, Ii


Rome, Ga_ ----
--.do------r--- -- -
Franklin, Tenn.........
----do -a -
Shenandoah, Iowa ......
Columbia, Mo---- --
1101 West Eighth Street,
Kansas City, Mo.
----- ...do_ -... -
709 Carroll Street, St.
Louis, Mo.
-.--do--1-_- -I--------
Northeast corner Ninth
and Santa Fe Streets,
Kansas City, Mo.
---.- do -------.....-
1325 Fifteenth Street,
Denver, Colo.
-....do------ -.---
2117 Third Avenue, Bir-
mingham, Ala.
Sidona, I- ns------- -
Salina, Kans .....


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