List of available Farmers' bulletins and Leaflets of the United States Department of Agriculture


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List of available Farmers' bulletins and Leaflets of the United States Department of Agriculture
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United States -- Dept. of Agriculture. -- Division of Publications
Office of Information, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture :
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1. FREE COPIES. Only one each of ten, or ten copies of one, of the publica-
tions listed below will be sent free in response to a single request as the
Department's supply is limited. Apply to the Division of Publications,
Office of Information, U. S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. C.
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M. C. MERRILL, Chief of Publications.







232 Okra: Its culture and uses.
304 Growing and curing hops.
354 Onion culture.

434 The home production of onion seed and sets.
449 Rabies or hydrophobia.
471 Grape propagation, pruning, and training.
497 Some common game, aquatic, and rapacious
birds in relation to man.
506 Food of some well-known birds.
511 Farm bookkeeping.
533 Tobacco curing.
571 Tobacco culture.
576 Breeds of sheep for the farm.
578 The making and feeding of silage.
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697 Duck raising.
702 Cottontail rabbits in relation to trees and farm
713 Sheep scab.
727 Growing fruit for home use in'Great Plains
731 The true army worm and its control.
734 Flytraps and their operation.
739 Cutworms and their control in corn and other
cereal crops.
744 The preservative treatment of farm timbers.
750 Roses for the home.

752 The fall army worm, or

"grass worm," and its




803 Horse-breeding suggestions for farmers.
805 The drainage of irrigated farms.
810 Equipment for farm sheep raising.
831 The red spider on cotton and how to control it.
834 Hog cholera: Prevention and treatment.

835 How to detect outbreak of insects and


the grain crops.
840 Farm sheep raising for beginners.
847 Potato storage and storage houses.
849 Capons and caponizing.
864 Practical information for beginners in irriga-

875 The rough-headed corn stalk-beetle

Southern States and its control.
876 Making butter on the farm.
879 Home storage of vegetables.
887 Raspberry culture.
891 The corn root aphis and methods

in the

of control

901 Everbearing strawberries.
909 Cattle lice and how to eradicate them.
917 Growing peaches: Sites and cultural methods.
920 Milk goats.
921 Principles of the liming of soils.
926 Some common disinfectants.
938 Apple bitter-rot and its control.
944 Controlling garden webworm in alfalfa fields.
948 The rag-doll seed tester.
950 The Southern corn rootworm and farm prac-
tices to control it.
952 Breeds of light horses.
954 The disinfection of stables.
960 Neufchatel and cream cheese: Farm manufac-
ture and use.
961 Transferring bees to modern hives.
971 The control of the clover-flower midge.
976 Cooling milk and cream on the farm.
980 The spinose ear tick and methods of treating
infested animals.
982 Control of the green clover worm min alfalfa

984 Farm and home drying of fruits and
988 Larkspur or "poison weed."
994 Commercial bordeaux mixtures.
999 Sweet potato growing.



Growing fruit for home use.

1003 How to control billbugs destructive to cereal
and forage crops.
1006 The wheat jointworm and its control.
1017 Cattle scab and methods of control and eradi-

1018 Ilemorrhagic septicemia.

Stockyards fever,

swine nlame. fowl cholera. etc.

1054 The loco-weed disease.
1055 Country hides and skins: Sinning, curing,
and marketing. 10.
1057 Cattle-fever ticks and methods of eradication.
1059 Sweet-potato diseases.
1060 Onion diseases and their control.
1065 The flat-headed apple-tree borer.
1068 Judging beef cattle.

1069 Tuberculosis in livestock.

Detection, con-

trol, and eradication.
1078 Harvesting and storing ice on the farm.

1085 Hog lice and hog mange.

Methods of control

and eradication.
1087 Beautifying the farmstead.
1088 Selecting a farm.
1094 The alfalfa caterpillar.
1097 The stable fly: How to prevent its annoyance
and its losses to livestock.
1102 The crow in relation to agriculture.
1117 Forestry and farm income.
1120 Control of apple powdery mildew.
1123 Growing and planting hardwood seedlings on
the farm.
1126 Sudan grass.
1128 Control of aphids injurious to orchard fruits,
currant, gooseberry, and grape.
1134 Castrating and docking lambs.
1135 The beef calf: Its growth and development
1139 A method of analyzing the farm business.
1146 Dourine of horses.
1148 Cowpeas: Culture and varieties.
1151 Alsike clover.
1153 Cowpeas: Utilization.
1155 Diseases of sheep.
1157 Waterproofing and mildewproofing of cotton
1160 Diseases of apples in storage.
1161 Dodder.
1162 Proso, or hog millet.
1164 The farm lease contract.

1166 Poison



and their

1167 Esrentials of animal breeding.
1169 Insects injurious to deciduous shade trees and
their control. 10.
1171 Growing annual flowering plants.
1177 Care and improvement of farm woods.
1179 Feeding cottonseed products to livestock.
1181 Raising sheep on temporary pastures.
1184 Ginseng culture.
1186 Pork on farm: Killing, curing, and canning.
1198 Swarm control.
1199 Judging sheep.
1203 The angora 2oat.

1240 How to grow rice in the Sacramento Valley.
1342 Permanent fruit and vegetable gardens.
1243 The border method of irrigation.
1344 Diseases, ailments, and abnormal conditions
of swine.
1246 The peach borer: How to prevent or lessen
its ravages.

1249 Olive growing in the southwestern


1252 Sawflies injurious to rose foliage.
1253 Seed peas for the canner.
1254 Important cultivated grasses.
1255 The production of peas for canning.
1256 Slash pine.
1257 Insects injurious to the mango in Florida and
how to combat them.
1258 Webworms injurious to cereal and forage crops
End their control.
1359 A sawfly injurious to young pines.
1260 Stored-grain pests.
1363 Breeds of swine.

1264 Farm


of unfermented


1267 Utilization of flue-heated tobacco barns for
sweet-potato storage.
1268 Sheep-killing dogs.
1269 Celery growing.
1273 The stock-poisoning death camas.
1275 Weevils in beans and peas.
1276 The velvet bean.
1284 Apple-orchard renovation.
1285 Lime-sulphur concentrate: Preparation, uses,
) and designs for plants.
1291 Preparation of fresh tomatoes for market
1308 Marketing the cowpea seed crop.
1311 Chrysanthemums for the home.
1315 Cleaning milking machines.
1318 Greenhouse construction and heating.
1320 The production of cucumbers in greenhouses.
1323 The wheat strawworm and its control.
1326 Control of codling moth in Pacific Northwest.
1330 Parasite; and parasitic diseases of sheep.

1333 Pruning citrus trees in the


1334 Home tanning of leather and small fur skins.
1338 Tomatoes as a truck crop.
1340 Polish and poulard wheats.
1341 Mule production.
1342 Dairy-barn construction.
1343 Culture of citrus fruits in the Gulf States.
1348 The corrugation method of irrigation.
1350 Beef-cattle barns.
1355 Blackleg: Its nature, cause, and prevention.
1357 Castration of hogs.

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1384 Community cotton production.
1390 Vegetable seeds for home and market garden.
1392 Black walnut for timber and nuts.
1393 Principles of dairy-barn ventilation.
1394 Watermelons
1395 Beef-cattle production in the range area.
1396 The dasheen: A southern root crop for home
use and market.
1397 Mouse control in field and orchard.
1398 Currants and gooseberries: Their culture and
relation to white pine blister rust.
1399 Blackberry growing.
1401 Managing cranberry fields.
1403 Dewberry growing.
1404 Pumping from wells for irrigation.
1405 The windbreak as a farm asset.
1406 Garden irises.
1409 Turkey raising.
1413 Care and management of dairy bulls.
1415 Beef on farm: Slaughtering, cutting, curing.
1418 Lettuce growing in greenhouses.
1419 Care and management of farm work horses.
1420 Handling rough rice for high grades.
1422 Udder diseases of dairy cows.
1423 Preparation of cabbage for market.
1424 Making vinegar in the home and on the farm.
1426 Farm plumbing.
1428 Saving livestock from starvation on south-
western ranges.
1429 Emmer and spelt.
1431 Greenhouse tomatoes.
1432 Culture of Pima and upland cotton in Arizona
S1433 Cultivated grasses of secondary importance.
1436 Why potatoes run out.
1437 Swine production.
1438 Making fermented pickles.
1439 Diseases of cabbage and related plants.
1441 Rural planning: The village.
1442 Storage of sweet potatoes.
1443 Dairy cattle breeds.
1447 Citrus fruit growing in the Southwest.
1448 Farmstead water supply.
1449 Selection of cotton fabrics.
1451 Making and using cottage cheese in the home.
1452 Painting on the farm.
1453 Growing and planting coniferous trees on the
1454 Home utilization of muscadine grapes.
1456 Homes for birds.
1457 Packing apples in boxes.
1458 Strawberry diseases.
1459 Selling black walnut timber.
1460 Simple plumbing repairs in the home.

1490 Hog-lot equipment.
1491 Breeds of dogs.
1492 Arbor day: Its purpose and observance.
1494 Tobacco cutworms and their control.
1495 Insect enemies of the flower garden.
1497 Methods and equipment for home laundering.
1499 The melon aphid and its control.
1500 Rammed earth walls for buildings.
1501 Nut-tree propagation.
1503 The horse bots and their control.
1504 Self-feeding vs. hand-feeding sows and litters.


Standard breeds and

varieties of


I. American, Asiatic, English, and Medi-
terranean classes.


Standard breeds and varieties of


II. Continental European, Oriental, game,
ornamental, and miscellaneous classes.
1508 Poultry keeping in back yards.
1512 Protection of buildings and farm property
from lightning.
1513 Convenient kitchens.
1514 Control of sugar-beet nematode.
1517 Loblolly pine primer.
1522 Home fruit garden on northern Great Plains.
1523 Leather shoes: Selection and care.
1524 Farm poultry raising.
1525 Effective having equipment and practices for
northern Great Plains and inter-mountain
1526 Clearing land of brush and stumps.
1527 Peach brown rot and scab.
1529 Spray irrigation in the Eastern States.
1530 Fitting dresses and blouses.

1531 The tobacco budworm and



its control in the

1533 Rat control.
1535 Farm horseshoeing.
1537 Johnson grass as a weed.
1538 Incubation and brooding of chickens.
1539 High-grade alfalfa hay: Methods of produc-
ing, baling, and loading for market.
1543 Insects injurious to the rice crop.
1545 Dry-farming methods and practices in wheat
growing in the Columbia and Snake River
1546 Systems of livestock farming in the Black
Prairie Belt of Alabama and Mississippi.
1548 The European corn borer: Its present status
and methods of control.
1549 Feeding cattle for beef.


Marketing farm produce by parcel post.

1553 Planning and recording family expenditures.

1571 The European starling in the United States.
1572 Making cellars dry.
1574 Preparing Johnson hay for market in Black
Prairie Belt of Alabama and Mississippi.
1580 Cigar-tobacco production in Pennsylvania.
1581 Oats in the North-Central States.
1582 Protection of log cabins, rustic work, and un-
seasoned wood from injurious insects.
1583 Spring-sown red oats.
1584 Feed-lot and ranch equipment for beef cattle.
1586 The Southern pine beetle: A serious enemy of
pines in the South.
1587 Mushroom culture for amateurs.
1588 Frost and the prevention of frost damage.
1589 The husker-shredder on Eastern corn belt
1590 Fire-protective construction on the farm.
1591 Transplanting trees and shrubs.
1592 Beef production on the farm.
1594 Preparation of bunched beets, carrots, and
turnips for markets.
1596 Cattle grub or heel flies with suggestions for
their control.
1597 The production of Johnson grass for hay and
1598 Mountain beavers in the Pacific Northwest:
Their habits, economic status, and control.
1600 Dehorning, castrating, branding, and mark-
ing beef cattle.
1601 Collection and preservation of insects for use
in the study of agriculture.
1602 Reed canary grass.

1604 Dairy-herd-improvement


stories the records tell.
1605 Soybean hay and seed production.
1606 Farm drainage.
1607 The nematode disease of wheat and rye.
1609 Lettuce growing.
1610 Dairy farming for beginners.
1611 Oats in the Western half of the United States.
1612 Propagation of aquatic game birds.
1613 Propagation of upland game birds.
1614 Business records for poultry keepers.
1615 Hay stackers and their use.
1617 Soybean utilization.
1619 Sorgo for sirup production: Culture, harvest-
ing, and handling.
1620 Growing cucumbers for pickling.
1621 Varieties of bard red spring wheat.
1624 Mexican bean beetle in East and its control.
1625 Tick fever.
1626 Feeding dairy cows.
1627 The hessian fly and how losses from it can be
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1643 Fire safeguards for the farm.
1644 Local bird refuges.
1645 Sugar-beet growing under irrigation in the
Utah-Idaho area.
1646 Asparagus culture.
1649 Construction of chimneys and fireplaces.
1650 Flaxseed production by power farming meth-
ods in the Northern Great Plains.
1651 Corn earworm as an enemy of field corn in the
Eastern States.
1652 Diseases and parasites of poultry. 10.
1653 Sweetclover in Corn Belt farming.
1656 Peanut growing.
1657 The Great Basin wireworm in the Pacific
1658 Farm water power.
1659 Oats in the Northeastern States.
1660 The use of logs and poles in farm construction.
1661 Farm study of the cotton plant.
1662 Husker-shredders in corn-borer control.
1663 Winter legumes for green manure in the Cot-
ton Belt.
1664 Christmas trees as a cash crop for the farm.
1668 The red harvester ant and how to subdue it.
1671 Shortleaf pine,.
1673 The farm garden. 10O
1674 Food for children.
1675 Care of milk utensils on the farm.
1676 Lubricating-oil sprays for use on dormant
fruit trees.
1677 Planting and care of lawns.
1678 Safe use and storage of gasoline and kerosene

on the farm.

1679 Popcorn.
1680 Farmers in Northern States grow timber as
money crop.
1681 Adjusting Corn Belt farming to meet corn-
borer conditions.
1682 Usefulness of birds on the farm.
1683 Measuring water in irrigation channels.
1686 Common errors in cotton production.
1688 Insect enemies of the cotton plant.
1689 Grape districts and varieties in United States.
1690 Plowing with moldboard plows.
1691 How to control grasshoppers in cereal and
forage crops.
1692 Bean diseases and their control.
1693 Growing Christmas holly on the farm.
1694 Dressing and packing turkeys for market.
1695 Preparing apples for market in barrels and
1696 Deciduous-fruits improvement through tree-
performance records.
1698 Heating the farm home.

1713 The treatment of American foulbrood.
1714 Corn culture.
1715 Methods and costs of husking corn in the field.
1716 Mole control.
1718 Important sugar-beet byproducts and their
1719 Improving the farm environment for wildlife.
1720 Adobe or sun-dried brick for farm buildings.
1721 Determining the age of farm animals by their


Growing alfalfa.

1723 Feeding, care,
dairy stock.

and management of young

1725 Methods and costs of filling silos in the
Central States.
1726 Treatment and care of tree wounds.



Selecting hens for egg production.

1728 Flax-fiber production.
1729 Machinery for dusting cotton.
1730 Rabbit production.
1731 Alfalfa varieties in the United States.


Growing barley for malt and feed.

1733 Planning a subsistence homestead.
1734 Making American cheese on the farm for home


Pea diseases and their control.

1736 Anthrax.

1738 Farmhouse plans.

1739 Pear growing in the Pacific Coast States.
1740 Vetch culture and uses.
1741 Bur-clover cultivation and utilization.
1743 Hotbeds and coldframes.
1744 The what and how of hybrid corn.
1745 Cotton diseases and methods of control.
1746 Subsistence farm gardens.
1747 Flaxseed production in North Central States.
1748 Ginning cotton.
1749 Modernizing farmhouses.

1750 Summer crops for


manure and

1751 Roof coverings for farm buildings and their


Spray-residue removal from apples and other

1753 Livestock for small farms.
1754 Care and repair of mowers and binders.
17C, selection of lumber for farm and home build-
1757 Diets to fit the family income.


Cover crops for soil conservation.

1759 Game management on the farm.
1761 Harvesting with combines.
1762 Home canning of fruits, vegetables, and meats.
1763 Harvesting and handling citrus fruits in the

1776 Strip cropping for soil conservation.
1777 Diseases of fur animals.
1778 Fabrics and designs for children's clothes.
1779 Beef-cattle breeds for beef and for beef and
1780 How to fight the chinch bug.
1781 Diseases of upland game birds.


Indicators of southwestern range conditions.

1783 Feeding wildlife in winter.
1784 Nitrogen-fixing bacteria and legumes.


Muscadine grapes.

1786 Fireproofing fabrics.
1787 Internal parasites of swine. 10.
1788 Wildlife conservation through erosion control
in the Piedmont.
1789 Terracing for soil and water conservation.
1790 The Nichols terrace: An improved channel-
type terrace for the Southeast.


Farm production of sorgo sirup.

1792 Hospitals for rural communities.
1793 Flaxseed production in the far Western States.
1794 Forest farming.
1795 Conserving Corn Belt soil. 15t.
1796 Handling and preparing the Kieffer pear for
use as food.
1797 Implements and methods of tillage to control
soil blowing on the Northern Great Plains.
1798 Control of common white grubs in cereal and
forage crops.

1799 Blue mold

(downy mildew) disease of to-

1800 Home-made jellies, jams, and preserves.
1801 Making lime on the farm.
1802 Modernizing cotton gins. 10.
1803 Culture and pests of field peas.
1804 Community buildings for farm families.
1805 Grading wool.
1806 Hard red winter wheat varieties.
1807 Lamb and mutton on the farm.
1808 Rice culture in the Southern States.

1809 Soil defense in the South. 10
1810 Soil defense in the Northeast.

1811 Control of insects attacking grain in farm
1812 Native and adapted grasses for conservation
of soil and moisture in the Great Plains and

Western States.

1814 Terrace outlets and farm drainageways.


Grading dressed turkeys.

1816 Mechanizing the corn harvest.
1817 Growing wheat in the eastern United States.
1818 Mechanical milk cooling on farms.
1819 Infectious anemia (swamp fever).
1820 Silos: Types and construction. 100.
1821 Containers for fruits and vegetables. 10.


Seed corn.

1828 Grasshoppers and their control.


1 Ways to save young livestock.
2 Cutworms in the garden.
3 Improved sanitation in milk production.
5 The prevention of roundworms in pigs.
9 Making and storing farm butter for winter use.
13 Sheep and goat lice and methods of control and
17 Cooking beef according to the cut

21 Woodchuck control in the Eastern


23 Sweet clover.
25 Preventing feed flavors and odors in milk.
28 Lamb as you like it.

29 The farm wnnod

A ma'Igs bank paying in-

30 Cutting the farm woods "profitwise."

34 Trichinosis

A disease caused by eating raw

38 Maintaining the health of livestock in transit.
39 Eggs at any meal.

60 Porcupine control in the Western States.
61 English sparrow control.
62 Why some wood surfaces hold paint longer than
65 Red-squill powder in rat control.
67 Beef grading and stamping service.
68 Roadside markets.
69 Preservation of leather bookbindings.
70 Home mixing of fertilizers
71 Fertilizers for pecan soils.
72 Measuring hay in stacks.

70 Is the public market

a good civic investment?

74 Boning lamb cuts.
75 Warts on cattle.
76 Slip covers.
78 Hints on bobcat trapping.
81 Cooking cured pork.
83 More turpentine, less scar, better pine.
84 Planting black walnut.

97 Cross-blocking sugar beets by machine.
98 Red-clover failure in relation to anthracnose in
the Southern part of the Clover Belt.
99 Huron timothy.

101 Injury to buildings by termites.

103 Eradicating




104 Crested wheatgrass.
105 Quality guides in buying ready-made dresses.
106 Prevent storage rots of sweetpotatoes.
107 The barrel seed scarifier.

108 Controlling

kidney worms in swine in

southern States.
109 Eliminating bats from buildings.
110 Why red clover fails.
113 Cooking American varieties of rice.
113 Honey and some of its uses.
114 Vine-mesquite for erosion control on south-
western ranges.
115 Timothy seed production.
116 Growing the Jerusalem artichoke.

117 Quality guides in buying women's cloth


118 Controlling lungworms of swine.
119 White clover.
120 Excluding birds from reservoirs and fishponds.
121 The sweetpotato weevil and how to control it.
122 United States graded and stamped meat.

123 The farmer's share of

the consumer's

124 Sash greenhouses.
125 Production of carrots.
126 Rhubarb production.
127 The culture of table beets.
128 Production of spinach.
129 Production and preparation of horseradish.
130 Cauliflower and heading broccoli production.
131 Production of eggplant.
132 Den hunting as a means of coyote control.
133 Production of chicory and endive.
134 Production of water cress.
135 Production of salsify or vegetable-oyster.
136 Production of parsley.
137 Rhubarb forcing.
138 Production of garlic.
139 Production of roselle.
140 Production of peppers.
141 Production of pumpkins and squashes.
142 Production of turnips and rutabagas.

143 Production of kale.
144 Cockroaches and their control,
145 Clothes moths.
146 Bedbugs.
147 House ants.
148 When to cut rice,
149 Silverfish.
150 Carpet beetles.

151 Effects of feeds and

saw speeds on cotton turn-

out and quality.
152 How to control fleas.
153 How to cut southern farm timber for steady
154 Production of parsnips.
155 Growing nursery stock for southern pines.
156 Harvesting and selling seed of southern pines.
157 Production of radishes.
158 Quince growing.
159 Planting southern pines,
160 Crimson clover.
161 The eastern tent caterpillar.
162 Screwwonnrm control.
163 Legumes in soil conservation practices.
164 Erosion on roads and adjacent lands.

165 Soil-depleting, soil-conserving, and


Ing crops.
166 Soybeans for the table,
167 Facts about cotton.
168 Dual-purpose pines.
169 Preventing gin damage to cotton.
170 Date growing in the United States.
171 The timothy crop.
172 Why fruit trees fail to bear.
173 The bud-graft method of propagating vinifera
grape varieties on rootstocks.
174 Bean bacterial wilt.
175 Eradication of the cultivated black currant min
white pine regions.
177 The pasteurization of milk.
178 Dwarf fruits.
179 The native papaw.
180 How to keep and increase black gramma on
southwestern ranges.
181 Drying seed cotton.
182 Housefly control.
183 Cankerworms.
184 Thh elm leaf beetle.


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