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United States Department of Agriculture
.,' MONTHLY LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
S. MAY, 1931
4 Lf: remittances to the United States Department of Agriculture
asi'uiw dthe, general publications listed herein, except those otherwise noted, may be
iUlt upon application to the United States Department of Agriculture, Washington,
g as .th department's supply lasts. As many as five additional publications may
.Pif 'tbae ipi4ant gives sufficient proof that they are urgently needed. Free distri.
i dicala l restricted.
l' ament's supply is exhausted, publications may still be obtained from the Super-
Genf, Government Printing Offce, Washington, D. C., but by purchase only,
k i remitta~ces to the Superintendent of Documents direct. His office is not a
SDepartment of Agriculture.
; GENERAL PUBLICATIONS
tbulletirs- discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining
In .f~. m home.
,nvAprFn: from weevils in the Gulf Coast States. E. A. Back, Bureau of
diflqgy. 30 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 1029F., rev.) Price, 50.
eVp on teotporary pastures. F. R. Marshall and C. G. Potts, Bureau of
dudtry. 16 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 1181F., rev.) Price, 5?.
bfusr 'mand varieties of chickens. I. American, Asiatic, English, and
.iei atesses. M. A. Jull, Bureau of Animal Industry. 38 p., illus.
irs' BiulletAn 50F., rev.) Price, 100.
rlivutidon on the farm. W. H. Black and E. W. McComas, Bureau of
n -a tr.E Ius.;" u. (FPaners' Blletin 1592F., rev.) Price, 5,.
ltatin sl01-1625. Title page and table of contents. 9 p. Price, 50.
Wr p:Wopular material of the same genera] character as that carried by
Bglallalt except that the leaflets are. confined to specific practical directions,
4?t~Aediems, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in for-
Sand are limited to eight pages.
S ket good ciVic `inivetment? Caroline B. Sherman, Bureau of
lcwionomics. 8 p., illUs. (Leaflet 73L.) Price, 50.
i : he: economicc factors affecting the establishment of a public market
*ea~~uit.. It shows ,the relation of the farmer to the community and
ihghait.ets of a cammunityr.
1%G. : Creech, Bureau of Animal Indusry. 4 p., illus. (Leaflet
to cattlemen. Discusses the cause of warts on cattle and the resulting
eS : leather.. Preventive mpasuces. ald methods of treatment are
Xe tv me ....
The Technical Bulletins contain the results of scientific and research wok alfl '.
to a special crop, industry or locality. The editions are limited, as they are ii
primarily for scientific workers and subject-matter specialists.
Technical Bulletins 176-200. Title page and table of contents. 12 p. Price4.fl L
The chemical eradication of Ribes. H. R. Offord, Bureau of Plant Industry.
24 p., illus. (Technical Bulletin 240T.) Price, 10f.
Intended to show the economic value of chemical eradication of Rlbep, as a eassi
of limiting the spread of white pine rust in commercial timber areas.
This series carries the less technical and more Informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Fig insects in California. Perez Simmons, W. D. Reed, and E. A. McGregort
Bureau of Entomology. 72 p., illus. (Circular 157C.) Price, 200.
A discussion of the damage caused by the fig insects affecting the dried-fig indautry
in California. Recommendations for their control, the varieties of figs affected, aaun
the present existing quarantine regulations are given In detail.
Manufacture of dimension stock from northern hardwoods. A. O. B4tiSOU,' orest
Service. 62 p., illus. (Circular 163C.) Price, 15.
Intended for hardwood operators engaged in or contemplating the production) W I
dimension stock. It contains extensive tabular data, and a discussion of seasoning:
and handling methods. i:ii
The Dutch elm disease. Curtis May and G. F. Gravatt, Bureau of Plant InduWyn:a,
10 p., illus. (Circular 170C.) Price, 5.
A discussion of the serious effect of the Dutch elm disease on our shade an4i,
forest trees. The purpose of the circular is to interest tree lovers in sendnii t..1
specimens from unhealthy elms in order to ascertain at once proper control polilelii
These reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil map in colors showing the extent and
distribution of the different soils in the area covered by the survey; and (2) a printed
report containing brief descriptions of the area, its climate and agriculture, and detailed 1
descriptions of the soils. They are of interest and value primarily to residents of these!
area surveyed and to soil specialists. All requests for Soil Surveys are referred to theb
Bureau of Chemistry and Soils which controls their distribution.
Iowa, Lyon County. (1927, No. 11.) Price, 200. Kans., Crawford County.:
(1928, No. 3.) Price, 100. New York, St. Lawrence County. (1925, No. 34.)
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Such notices of judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enforce-
ment of regulatory acts are contained in these announcements. They are issued month
or as necessary by certain bureaus. Free distribution is limited to persons in the eml
of the department, to public officials whose duties render it necessary for them to hate
such information, to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and flmm.
whose business is affected by the announcements.
Regulations for warehousemen storing seeds under the United States warehfoua -.t.:
Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 21 p. (S. R. A., B. A. E. 122.) Price, 50
Information, instructions, rulings, etc., concerning the work of the Bureau of:
Animal Industry for April, 1931. pp. 35-44 (S. R. A., B. A. I. 288.) Price, I
Amendment of July 8, 1930, to Federal food and drugs act and requirements therps-
under. (Sec. 8 of food and drugs act, par. 5 in the case of food.) Food u..
Drug Administration. 8 p. (S. R. A., F. D. No. 4, Rev. 1.) Price, 50.
Notice of judgment under the regulations of the naval stores act. Food and Drg
Administration. 1 p. (N. J., N. S. No. 3.) Price, 50.
Revised rules and regulations governing the movement of plants and plant prodp.ti
into and out of the District of Columbia. Plant Quarantine and Control 'A
ministration. 7 p. (PQCA-DC. Regs.) Price, 50.
Yearbook, 1931. 1118 p., illus. Price, $L50. For sale only.
Ie adtriltbnatt of. periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by
a iK r sibeription from the Superintedilent of Documents.
i r1 nlrat *situation. Vol. 15, No. 5, May 1, 1981. Price, 50 a copy; 250 a year,
A ieftiei 400 a year, foreign.
A'U: A brief general summary oi current conditions, including pertinent statistics relat-
int il prozid ction, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm products.
Zitnatoloqipal data. Vol. 17, No. 13, Annual, 1930 Vol. 18, No. 1, January, 1931.
Y ; 42' sections. containing weather statistics for .42 separate sections, each corre-
S a: oding, as a rule, to a State. Monthly information for 1 section is 500 a year;
'' data regarding all 42 sections, 35f a month, or $4 a year.1 Not for general
lltily weather maps. Limited editions. Not for general distribution.
... Shows weather conditions for United States and forecast for all States east of the
I msissippi River, except Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Upper Michigan, Lower Michi-
:>gan, Alabaina, Mississippi, and the extreme western portion of Florida. Price, daily,
Se'ept Sundays and holidays, 25f a month. $3.00 a year; daily, including Sundays and
holidays, 30Q a month, $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only, 50t a year.
tFoeign subscriptions, $7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM, showing the weather
O.oditions and forecasts, are issued at numerous stations throughout the United States;
Si?'" a monthh' $2.40 a year. .
l. rerimrent station record. Vol. 64, No. 6-8. April-June, 1931 Single numbers
| f|i wsai only. Price, 100.'
A technical review of the world's scientific literature pertaining to agriculture. Two
Volumes a year, of 10 numbers each; 75q a volume, domestic; $1.25 a volume, foreign.
Uensiron service review. Vol. 2, No. 5, May, 1931. Illus. Price, 50 a copy; 500
-t rear, domestic; 750 a year, foreign.'
issuedd monthly by the Extension Service, of which it is the official organ, for the
liiiItribution bf administrative information.
.i~nal of agricultural research. Price, 200 a copy; $4 a year, domestic; $5.25 a
year, foreign.' Not distributed free to individuals.
O:::. Of primary interest to agricultural scientists and advanced students only. Issued
I :/i.j;n volumes a year, of 12 numbers each. Free distribution is limited to certain libra-
iii',ies' and to institutions or departments doing research work. Separates of articles
a:i:: e distributed free to .those desiring them as long as the limited supply lasts.
4.iviii Vol. 42, No. 9, illus. May 1, 1931.
Metaxenia in cotton. Key No. G-769. George J. Harrison.
i .Development of the citrus-scab organism, Sphaceloma fawcettit. Key. No. 0-762.
Anna E. Jenkins.
i The mechanism of sex in Uromyces appendiculatus and U. vignae. Key. No. G-770.
I ...... 'C. Frederic Andrus.
." Two wild grasses as hosts of the Hessian fly, Phytophaga destructor. Key No.
L: -216. W. B. Noble.
Nutrients used for maintenance by growing dairy cattle. Key No. Minn.-72. T. W.
ullickson and C. H. Eckles.
S'Nutrient requirements for noLrmal growth of dairy cattle. Key No. Minn.-73. C. H.
Eckles and T. W. Gullickson.\
Vol. 42, No. 10, illus. May 15, 1931.
.I- Some. effects of chilling temperatures on sweetpotatoes. Key No. G-758. J. I.
i Ef. et of abnormally long and short alternations of light and darkness on growth
r* and development of plants. Key No. G-771. W. W. Garner and H. A. Allard.
l:ien icidal efficiency of orthophenylphenol against Mycrobacterium tuberculosis.
Key No. A-145. F. W. Tilley, A. D. MacDonald, apd J. M. Schaffer.
Wiie effect of salt on the microbial heating of alfalfa, hay. Key No. E-46. L. S.
Stfnart and Lawrence H. James.
r l j preliminaryy study of the determination of the apparent digestibility of protein
:.i: iib.y: modified procedures. Key No. Okla.-18. Willis D. Gallup and A. H. Kublman.
.:::iii-hanges in the sugar oil, and gossypol content of the developing cotton boll.
.. Key No. Okla.-19. Charles Caskey, jr., and Willis D. Gallup.
i'.: he effect of pasteurizing and homogenizing temperatures on certain properties of
ice-cream mixes. Key No. Pa.-33. C. D. Dahle and G. S. Barnbart.
Bgi.wL study of ihe cotton plant with especial reference to its nitrogen content. Key
i':.;:'' NoQ 8. C.-4. G. M. Armstrong and W. B. Albert.
ontly weather review. Vol. 59, No. 2, February, 1931. Illus. Price, 150 a
oiQiy;" $1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign.' Not for general distri-
'i"iCoiTfltatuS (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography (2) weather charts for
niJ tani with an interpretative summary, and (3) climatological tables.
le'%b'"ie 8ii-deriotehdent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
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Public roads. Vol. 12, No. 2, April, 1981.. :Ills. Price, 10g a copy; $
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.' "
The official record. VoL 10, Nos. 18-22, May 2, 916, 23, 30, 19i i'l
copy; 50O a year, domestic; $1.10 a year, foreign.'
Contains official orders and miscellaneous information concerning t e
activities and such other matter as should be brought to employees' fnt
Weekly weather and. crop bulletin. Nos. 17-21, April 28, May 5,.12, 19,. i
Price, 500 a year, domestic; $1 a year, foreign.'
Gives detailed weather conditions of preceding weeks and their effect on 04
of crops and farm operations. Limited edition. e a:n i
1 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents Government Printing Offio,. WiUS
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