United States Department of A ic
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.
Trapping and transplanting live beavers. Leo K. Couch, Bureau of Biological
Survey. 18 p., illus. (F. B. 176SF.) Price, 50.
This bulletin gives detailed descriptions of lire-beaver traps and discusses trapping
operations, holding pens, means and methods of transporting and transplanting
trapped beavers, and the selection of proper planting sites, hoping to supply Infor-
mation that will be helpful to farmers, stockmen, and foresters, as well as public
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.
Yield of even-aged stands of Sitka spruce and western hemlock. Walter H. Meyer,
Forest Service. 86 p., illus. (T. B. 544T.) Price, 15.
This bulletin presents the results of growth and yield research In the forests of
Oregon and Washington, field work of which was done In 1933-34.
Effect of temperature, humidity, and other factors on hatch of hens' eggs and on
energy metabolism of chick embryos. H. G. Barott, Bureau of Animal In-
dustry. 46 p., illus. (T. B. 553T.) Price, 10*.
The aim in the Investigations reported in this bulletin is to ascertain the optimum
condition for each of these factors for embryonic growth and for hatching. It is
also desired to ascertain the specific effect on embryonic growth and on hatch of a
change in any one of these factors.
Yield, stand, and volume tables for even-aged upland oak forests. G. Luther Schnur,
Forest Service. 88 p., illus. (T. B. 560T.) Price 100.
The present study includes all portions of the upland oak region. The yield,
stand, and volume tables presented were computed from measurements obtained on
sample plots and from trees cut on logging operations throughout the region.
Western hemlock bark an important potential tanning material. Charles C. Smoot
and Ralph W. Frey, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils. 48 p., illus. (T. B.
566T.) Price, 100.
This bulletin presents a survey and study of the salvaging of tanning extracts from
hemlock bark now not utilized in lumbering and pulp production in the Pacific coast
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.
Workers in subjects pertaining to agriculture in land-grant colleges and experiment
stations. 1936-37. Mary A. Agnew, Office of Experiment Stations. 135 p.
(M. P. 254M). Price, 151.
Tables giving statistics relating to one or more closely related agricultural commodities.
Of interest to persons engaged in marketing or any business affected by agricultural
Stumpage and log prices for the calendar year 1935. Henry B. Steer, Forest Service.
56 p. (S. B. 57S). 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.
Rules and regulations of the Secretary of Agriculture governing the grading and
certification of meats, prepared meats, meat food products, and meat byproducts
for class, quality (grade), and condition. Bureau of Agricultural Economics,
Service and Regulatory Announcements no. 98 (revised). 7 p. (S. R. A.-
B. A. E. 98 (revised).'
Laws and joint regulations of the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture relating
to the protection and administration of game ranges, or wildlife refuges, estab-
lished in conjunction with the organization of grazing districts under the Taylor
Grazing Act. Bureau of Biological Survey, Service and Regulatory An-
nouncements. 5 p. (S. R. A.-B. S. 86).'
Japanese beetle quarantine. Quarantine no. 48. Revision of quarantine and regu-
lations. Effective March 1. 1937. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quar-
antine. 14 p. (B. E. P. Q.-Q. 48.)'
White-pine blister rust quarantine. Quarantine no. 63. Revision of regulations.
Effective March 1, 1937. Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 6 p.
(B. E. P. Q.-Q. 63).'
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Service and Regulatory Announce-
ments. October-December 1936. Pp. 151-207. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q. 129).1
Notices of Judgment under the Caustic Poison Act. Food and Drug Administration.
2 p. (N. J., C. P. 56-58).'
Notices of Judgment under the Food and Drugs Act. Food and Drug Administra-
tion. Pp. 137-195 (N. J., F. D. 26301-26475) Foods.'
These reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil m'ap 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
Alabama, Winston County. (No. 12, series 1932.) 81 p., illus. Price, 100.
Texas, Cass County. (No. 3, series 1933.) 30 p., illus. Price, 100.
Vermont, soil survey (reconnaissance). (No. 43, series 1930.) SO p., illus. Price, 550.
United States meteorological yearbook, 1935. Weather Bureau. Formerly issued
as the Report of the Chief of the Weather Bureau. 140 p., illus. Price, 250.
(Paper). For sale only.
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur-
chase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 21, no. 4, April 1, 1937. Price, 50 a copy; 250 a year,
domestic; 4.50 a year, foreign."
Crops and markets. Vol. 14, no. 3, December 1936. Price, 100 a copy; $1.00 a
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign."
Statistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and market information; reports
on supplies, stocks, commercial movement, conditions, and prices of agricultural
products; and studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic.
These 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 no more than
five publications. If more are desired please apply to Superinenendent of Documents, Gov-
ernment Printing Office, Washington, D. C., enclosing remittance to cover cost of publica-
tion. Be sure to fill In blank form on reverse side.
uFrerts Leaflets Other publications
Daily weather maps. Limited editions. Not for general distribution.
Shows weather conditions for United States and forecast for all States east of the
Mississippi River, except Illinois. Wisconsin. Indiana, Upper Michigan, Lower Michi-
gan, Alabama, Missis.-ippi, and the extreme western portion of Florida. Price daily
except Sundays and holidays. 25e a month, $3 a year; daily, including Sundays and
holidays, 30q a month, $3.60 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only, 500 a year.
Foreign subscriptions, $7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM. showing the weather
conditions and forecasts, are issued at numerous stations throughout the United
States, 200 a month, $2.40 a year.2
Experiment station record. Vol. 76, no. 4, April 1937. Price, $1 per volume (2
volumes a year) consisting of 6 monthly numbers and index; $1.75 per
volume, foreign. Single number for sale only. Price, 15f.
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 8, no. 4, April 1937. Illus. Price, 50 a copy;
500 a year, domestic; 900 a year, foreign.2
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, 15, domestic; 200, foreign. Separates, 5f, 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.
---- Separates. A small supply of each separate is given to the originating bu-
reau or station for its staff, cooperators, and for such other distribution as can be
made. Others interested may purchase copies from the Superintendent of Docu-
ments, Washington, D. C., at 50 each.
F-79. (In vol. 54, no. 1.) Eff. ct of stand density on mortality and growth of
loblolly pine. E. M. Simmons and G. Luther Schnur.
G-1027. (In vol. 53 no. 9.) Histological and cytological changes in sugar-beet
seedlings affected with curly top. Ernst Artschwager and Ruth C. Starrett.
0-1029. (In vol. 58, no. 8.) A mosaic disease of iris. Philip Brierley and Frank
G-(I:0O0. (In vol. 53, no. 11.) A cytological study of Eryl- phe polygon on Delphif-
tum. Ruth F. Allen.
G-1039. (In vol. 58, no. 10.) Nitrogen utilization by Ophiobolus gramints. Hurley
0-1040. (In vol. 54, no. 1.) Organization of the unwalled ascus in two species of
('crutstfmniella. C. F. Andrus and L. L. lHarter.
Ind.-26. (In vol. 53, no. 9.) A subirrigation method of supplying nutrient solutions
to plants growing under commercial and experimental conditions. Robert B.
Withrow and J. P. Blebel.
Iown -24. (In vol. 54. no. 1.) The toxicity of certain Insecticides to the chinch bug.
Charles II. Richardson, Christian C. Deonier, and William A. SImanton.
N. D:kk-14. (In vol. 53. no. 10.) Influ.nrce of black point disease, seed treatment,
and origin of seed on stand and yield of hard red spring wheat. L. R. Waldron.
Wis.-79. (In vol. 53. no. 12.) Resistance to bacterial wilt of inbred strains and
crosses of sweet corn. S. S. Ivanoff and A. J. Riker.
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Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 54, no. 4. February 15; no. 5. March 1,
. Monthly weather review. Vol. 65, no. 1, January 1937. Illus. Price, 150 a copy;
$1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign.' Not for general distribution.
Public roads. Vol. 18, no. 1, March; no. 2, April 1937. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a
year, $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Vol. 2, no. 10, April 1937. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year,
Issued monthly by the Soil Conservation Service. Seeks to supply to workers and
cooperators of the Department of Agriculture engaged in soil-conservation activities
information of especial help to them in the performance of their duties.
Weekly weather and crop bulletin. Nos. 13-17, March 30-April 27, 1937. Price,
50o a year, domestic; $1 a year, foreign.'
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