United States Department of Agriculture
MONTHLY LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
Any five of the nontechnical publications listed herein, unless Indicated "For sale only", may
be obtained free upon application to the United States Department of Agriculture, Washington,
D. C., as long as the Department's supply lasts. After this supply is exhausted, publications
may be obtained from the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Wash-
ington, D. C., by purchase at the prices stated herein. His office is not a part of the Depart-
ment of Agriculture.
Free distribution of technical material and periodicals is restricted.
These bulletins discuss In nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining
to the farm and farm home.
The making and feeding of silage. T. E. Woodward, Bureau of Dairy Industry;
and W. H. Black, D. A. Spencer, and J. O. Williams, Bureau of Animal
Industry. 30 p., illus. (F. B. 578F., rev.) Price, 50.
Livestock for small farms. Ralph Erskine, Bureau of Animal Industry. 33 p.,
illus. (F. B. 1753F.) Price, 50.
Care and repair of mowers and binders. W. R. Humphries, Bureau of Agricultural
Engineering. 21 p., illus. (F. B. 175-F.) Price, 50.
The series carries popular material of the same general character as that carried by
the Farmers' Bulletins except that the leaflets are confined to specific practical directions,
recommendations, remedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in in-
formal, popular style, and are limited to eight pages.
Honey and some of its uses. Elizabeth Fuller Whiteman and Fanny Walker
Yeatman, Bureau of Home Economics. 8 p. (Leaf. 113L.) Price, 50.
Vine-mesquite for erosion control on southwestern ranges. Barnard A. Hendricks,
Forest Service. 8 p., illus. (Leaf. 114L.) Price, 50.
The Technical Bulletins contain the results of scientific and research work applying to
a special crop, industry, or locality. The editions are limited as they are intended
primarily for scientific workers and subject-matter specialists.
Cotton bollweevil survival and emergence in hibernation cages in Louisiana. R. C.
Gaines, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 28 p., illus. (T. B.
486T.) Price, 50.
Early developmental stages of nematodes occurring in swine. Joseph E. Alicata,
Bureau of Animal Industry. 96 p., illus. (T. B. 489T.) Price, 150.
Farm prices of cotton related to its grade and staple length in the United States,
seasons 1928-29 to 1932-33. L. D. Howell and John S. Burgess, Jr., Bureau
of Agricultural Economi's, in cooperation with the Agricultural Experi-
ment Stations of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Missis-
sippi, North Carolina. Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas.
63 p. (T. B. 493T.) Price, 10f.
The cannibalistic habits of the corn ear worm. George W. Barber, Bureau of
Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 19 p., illus. (T. B. 499T.) Price, 50.
Biology of the primary screw worm fly, Cochliomyia americana, and a comparison
of its stages with those of C. macellaria. E. W. Laake, Emory C. Cushinz,
and H. E. Parish, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 24 p.,
illus. (T. B. 500T.) Price, 10$.
Relation between the physical properties and chemical components of various grades
of geraniol and their attractiveness to the Japanese beetle. F. W. Mezrger and
W. W. Marines, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 14 p., illus.
(T. B. 501T.) Price, 50.
The chemical and physical properties of dry-land soils and of their colloids. Trvin
C. Brown and Horace G. Byers, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils. 56 p.,
illus. (T. B. 502T.) Price, 10$.
Orius insidiosus (Say), an important natural enemy of the corn ear worm. G. W.
Barber, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 24 p., illus. (T. B.
504T.) Price, 50.
Refrigeration of oranges in transit from California. C. W. Mann and William C.
Cooper, Bureau of Plant Industry. 88 p., illus. (T. B. 505T.) Price, 150.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Food habits of common hawks. W. L. McAtee, Bureau of Biological Survey.
36 p., illus. (Cir. 370C.) Price, 50.
New equipment for obtaining host material for the mass production of Trichogramma
minutum, an egg parasite of various insect pests. Herbert Spencer, Luther
Brown, and Arthur M. Phillips, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quaran-
tine. 18 p., illus. (Cir. 3760.) Price, 50.
Shipmast locust, a valuable undescribed variety of Robinia pseudoacacia. Oran
Baber, Bureau of Plant Industry. 8 p., illus. (Cir. 379C.) Price, 50.
Rodents and moles as pests in bulb plantings. Theo. H. Scheffer and F. E. Gar-
lough, Bureau of Biological Survey. 16 p., illus. I Cir. 381C.) Price, 5.
This series includes those publications of a miscellaneous nature which do not fall
within any of the other series issued by the Department, particularly those of a size
other than octavo. Such publications were formerly issued as Miscellaneous Circulars.
The Food and Drug Administration of the United States Department of Agriculture.
(M. P. 48MP., rev.) Price, 50.
Lantern slides and film strips of the United States Department of Agriculture.
Extension Service. 18 p. (M. P. 72MP., rev.) Price, 50.
Motion pictures of the United States Department of Agriculture. Prepared by
Division of Motion Pictures, Extension Service. 38 p. (M. P. 227MP.)
List of bulletins of the agricultural experiment stations for the calendar years 1933
and 1934. Catherine E. LPennington, Office of Experiment Stations. 81 p.
(M. P. 232MP.) Price, 100.
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 monthly
or as necessary by certain bureaus. Free distribution is limited to persons in the employ
of the Department, to public officials whose duties render it necessary for them to have
such information, to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose
business is affected by the announcements.
Amendment of regulations 4, 18, and 19 of the regulations respecting game animals,
land fur-bearing animals, game birds, nongame birds, and nests and eggs of birds
in Alaska. 3 p. (Alaska G. C. Cir. 12, Supp. 1.)1
Bureau of Animal Industry, Service and Regulatory Announcements. December
1935. Pp. 171-178. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 344.) Price, 5t.2
Bureau of Animal Industry, Service and Regulatory Announcements. Index,
January-December 1935. Pp. 179-182. Price, 50."
Notices of judgment under the Food and Drugs Act. Food and Drug Administra-
tion. Pp. 175-199. (N. J., F. D. 24351-24400). Price, 54.,
Pink bollworm quarantine. Quarantine no. 52, revision of quarantine and regula-
tions. Effective December 5, 1935. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quaran-
tine. 8 p. (B. E. P. Q.-Q 52).1
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
descriptions of the soils. They are of interest and value primarily to residents of the area.
Indiana, Ohio and Switzerland Counties. (No. 37, series 1930.) 60 p., illus.
Mississippi, Greene County. (No. 5, series 1932.) 42 p., illus. Price, 40.
SThese may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
Indicate below, by numbers IN NUMERICAL ORDER, bulletins desired. In order to
assure prompt delivery detach this frank and return in stamped envelope to United States
Department of Agriculture, Office of Information, Washington, D. C. List uo more than
five publications. If more are desired, please apply to Superintendent of Documents,
Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., enclosing remittance to cover cost of
publication. Be sure to fill in blank form on reverse side.
BulFmes Leaflets Other publications
Drive safely. William G. Eliot 3d. Bureau of Public Roads. Illus. [Folder.]
Soil conservation and wildlife. Soil Conservation Service. 6 p., illus.'
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur-
chase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 20, no. 2, February 1, 1936. Price, 54 a copy; 250
a year, domestic; 400 a year. foreign.'
Crops and markets. Vol. 13, no. 1, January 1936. Price, 104 a copy; $1.00 a
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign."
Statistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and market information; re-
ports on supplies, stocks, commercial movement, conditions, and prices of agricul-
tural products; and studies of prices and demand, boih foreign and domestic.
Daily weather maps. Limited editions. Not for general distribution.
Shows weather conditions for United States and forecast for all States fast of the
Mississippi River, except Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Upper Michigan, Lower Michi-
gan, Alabama. Mississippi. and the extreme western portion of Florida. Price daily
except Sundays and holidays. 250 a month, $3 a year; daily, including Sundays and
holidays, 30c a month. V3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only, 50t a year.
Foreign subscriptions, $S.25 a year. Maps DD. E. and CM, showing the weather
conditions and forecasts, are issued at numerous stations throughout the United
States, 20e a month, $2.40 a year.'
Experiment station record. Vol. 74, no. 2, February 1936. Price, $1 per volume
(2 volumes a year) consisting of 6 monthly numbers and index; $1.50 per
volume, foreign. Single number for sale only. Price, 150."
A technical view of the world's scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 7, no. 1, January; no. 2, February 1936. Illus.
Price, 50 a copy; 500 a year, domestic; 750 a year, foreign."
Issued monthly by the Extension Service. of which it is the official organ, for the
distribution of administrative information.
Journal of agricultural research. Price, $3.25 a year domestic; $4.75 a year for-
eign. Each issue, 150 domestic; 20j foreign. Reprints, 50 domestic;
80 foreign.' Not distributed free to individuals.
Of primary interest to agricultural scientists and advanced students only. Issued
in 2 volumes a year, of 12 numbers each. Free distribution Is limited to certain
libraries and to institutions or departments doing research work.
SThese may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
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Journal of agricultural research--Continued.
- Vol. 51, no. 8. October 15, 1935. Illus.
Factors involved in the application of form-class volume tables (F-72).
C. Edward Behre.
The relationship of certain legume mosaics to bean (G-981). W. J. Zaumeyer
and B. L. Wade.
Random sampling and the distribution of phenotypes on ears of backcrossed
maize (G-985). George F. Sprague.
Vol. 51, no. 9, November 1, 1935. Illus.
Intergeneric hybrids of Triticum and Secale with Haynaldia villosa (G-984).
W. J. Sando.
A cytological study of Pucoinia marvacearum from the sporidium to the telio-
spore (0-980). Ruth F. Allen.
Physiologic specialization of Melampsora lini on Linum usitatissimum (G-983).
H. H. Flor.
Intracapsulary bolls in Asiatic cotton (G-9861. R. E. Beckett.
A method for estimating the volatile sulphur content and pungency of onions
(N. Y. (Cornell)-31). Hans Platenius.
- Vol. 51, no. 10. November 15, 1935. Tllus.
Histology of the caryopsis of yellow dent corn with reference to resistance
and susceptibility to kernel rots (G-973). Helen Johann.
Influence of weather factors on moisture content of light fuels in forests of
the northern Rocky Mountains (F-73). George M. Jemison.
The effect of direction of illumination upon the visibility of a smoke column
(F-75). Charles C. Buck and Wallace L. Fons.
Toxicity of aluminum salts to tobacco plants (Mass.-44). Walter S. Eisen-
Distribution and effect of petroleum oils and kerosenes in potato, cucumber,
turnip, barley, and onion (Mont.-24). Paul A. Young.
The development of the cotton embryo (Tex.-12.i. R. 0. Reeves and J. O.
The chromosome number in Gladiolus (Md.-6). Ronald Bamford.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 63, no. 11, November 1935. Illus. Price, 150 a
copy; $1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign.' Not for general dis-
Contain (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography. (2) weather charts for
the month with an interpretative summary and (3) climatological tables.
Public roads. Vol. 16, no. 11, January 1936. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year, $1.50
a year, foreign.'
Soil conservation. Vol. 1, no. 7, February 1936. Price, 100 a copy; $1.00 per
Issued monthly by the Soil Conservation Service. Seeks to supply to workers and
cooperators of the Department of Agriculture engaged in soll-conservation activities
information of especial help to them in the performance of their duties.
Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Nos. 5-8, Feb. 4-25, 1936. Price, 50f a year,
domestic; $1 a year, foreign.'
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