Service and regulatory announcements

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Material Information

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:
AA00008548:00020

Full Text
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United States Department of Agricu


BUREAU OF PLANT INDUSTRY


SERVICE AND



ADULTERATION A


REGULATORY


tND


KENTUCKY


ANNOUNCE


MISBRANDING


BLUEGRASS


During the calendar year


1929 seed of Kentucky


bluegrass was procured in


the open market, in 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]
ae 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 525 mail samples and 107 purchased
lots 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 the analyses of the samples found to be adulterated or misbranded
with the names of the persons by whom they were offered for sale.


TABLE 1


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


ntucky


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


Name of dealer


Anderson & Spilman ......
0Chman Hardware Co..


The.


- -- -


Davenport Seed Co., The..
D -n----eed, Ha Grain
Duncan Seed, Hay & Grain


Harden eed Co.,
flrr Seed Co., C.
Henderson-Reed Bi
The.
Do l- **-. -------.
"r"ir *^n*


Address




Danville, Ky_.....Cy
619-623 Main Street, Zanes-
ville, Ohio.
-..dO-- -.-- --... ---...
Davenport, Iowa_. .t. --
St. Paris, Ohio ........


- ....- do.....
The_... 505 Walnut Stree
City, Mo.
W Mattoon,TIIL _.
ros. Co., 230-233 East
Street, Fort Wa
-.-.... --- do_. --
r~f f *'rr


it, Kansas

Columbia
yne, Ind.


Seed obtained
by--


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


. l. .do( ........
Mail (sample) ._


Seeds a
found
sample


Ken-
tucky
blue-
grass
seed


P.d.
19.00
.94
202
26. 71
3.12
.43
1.20
41.51
.95
28.22
1.10
-_ __


nd inert matter
upon analysis of


Other
seeds


23.87
12.73
11.71
37. 37
32.74
10.95
12.66
26.79
9. 21
8.66


, together
(Table 1.)


Cana-
da
blue-
grass
seed


84.60

52.06


I 83 LA8 I~ !?42 i12


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BUREAU


OF PLANT


INDUS--------- -


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Experiment
Approved.


i from 13 firms was found to be adulterated or misbranded.
seed was found in 19 lots, redtop in 7 lots, timothy in 6 lots,
nt Industry of the United States Department f Agriculture


Stc mine and report promptly as to the presence of adulterants
,n ,afl mple of seed submitted for that purpose. According to the
hg gr, these samples may be submitted to the Seed Laboratory
., or to any of the following laboratories maintained through
Svthis department: Cooperative Seed Laboratory, California
of Agriculture, Capitol Extension Building, Sacramento,
ive Seed Laboratory, Oregon Agricultural College, Corvallis,
active Seed Laboratory, Purdue University Agrioultiiural tEkpeient
Fayette, Ind.; Cooperative Seed Laboratory, Missouri Agricultural
Station, Columbia, Mo.


ARTHUR M. HYDE,
Secretary of Agriculture.
WASHINGTON, D. C., June 14, 1930.


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