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.
Fabrics and designs for children's clothes. Clarice Louisba Scott and Margaret
Smith, Bureau of Home Economics. 23 p., illus. (F. B. 1778F.) Price, 50.
Conserving Corn Belt soils. Glenn K. Rule, Soil Conservation Service. 59 p.,
illus. (F. B. 1795F.) Price, 15.
This 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.
Cockroaches and their control. E. A. Back, Bureau of Entomology and Plant
Quarantine. 6 p., illus. (Leaf. 144L.) Price, 54.
House ants. E. A. Back, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 8 p.,
illus. (Leaf. 147L.) 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.
Investigations of the market diseases of cantaloups and Honey Dew and Honey Ball
melons. James S. Wiant, Bureau of Plant Industry. 48 p., illus. (T. B.
573T.) Price, 150.
Rate of flow of capillary moisture. M. R. Lewis, Bureau of Agricultural Engineer-
ing, and Oregon Agricultural Experiment Station. 30 p., illus. (T. B.
579T.) Price, 50.
Toxicity of arrowgrass for sheep and remedial treatment. A. B. Clawson and E. A.
Moran, Bureau of Animal Industry. 16 p. (T. B. 580T.) Price, 50.
Experiments on breeding corn resistant to the European corn borer. Marion T.
Meyers, formerly in Bureau of Plant Industry; L. L. Huber and C. R.
Neiswander, Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station; and F. D. Richey and
G. H. Stringfield, Bureau of Plant Industry. 30 p., illus. (T. B. 583T.)
Sources of moisture for precipitation in the United States. Benjamin Holzman,
Soil Conservation Service. 42 p., illus. (T. B. 589T.) Price, 100.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
American grape varieties. I. W. Dix and J. R. Magness, Bureau of Plant Industry.
34 p., illus. (Cir. 437C.) Price, 100.
Experiments with certain copper compounds as bunt fungicides. 0. A. Nelson,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Qunrantine, and R. W. Leukel, Bureau
of Plant Industry. 8 p., illus. (Cir. 452C.) Price, 50.
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.
Protect white pine from blister rust. J. F. Martin, Bureau of Entomology and
Plant Quarantine in cooperation with affected States. [Folder,] illus.
(M. P. 22M., rev.) Price, 50.
A graphic summary of the number, size, and type of farm, and value of products
based largely on the census of 1930 and 1935). 0. E. Baker, Bureau of Agri.
cultural Economics. 76 p., illus. (M. P. 266M.) Price, 10g.
Utility of jack rabbit and cottontail skins. Chas. E. Kellogg, Bureau of Biological
Survey. 8 p. (M. P. 2S9M.) Price, 5B.
Soil conservation districts for erosion control. Soil Conservation Service. 19 p.,
illus. (M. P. 293M.) Price, 100.
The farm outlook for 1938. Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 43 p., illus.
(M. P. 298M.) 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 the.e announcements They are issued monthly
or as necessary by certain bure-ius. Free di-tribution, i- limited tu persons in the employ
of the Departmiie-t. 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..
Black stem rust quarantine. Quarantine no. 38. Revision of quarantine and
regulations. Effective Septeumber 1, 19.37. Bureau of Entomology and
Plant Quarantine. 4 p. (B. E. P. Q.-Q. 38.i'
Notices of judgment under the Caustic Poison Act. Food and Drug Administration.
10 p. (N. J., C. P. 59-81.)'
Notices of judgment under the Food and Drugs Act. Food and Drug Administra-
tion. Pp. 97-128. (N. J. F. D. 27221'-27275.) Drugs; pp. 131-161. (N. J.,
F. D. 27276-2735t,.) Foods.1
An analysis of the effects of the processing taxes levied under the Agricultural
Adjustment Act. Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 111 p., illus. Price, 150.
Average conditions of wind and weather, north Pacific Ocean. Compiled for the
information of ocean travelers from data in the Marine Division of the
Weather Bureau. Willis Edwin Hurd. 12 p. Price, 50.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Dairy Industry, 1937. O. E. Reed. 36 p.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Public Roads, 1937. Thomas H. MacDonald
17 p. Price, 10.
Report of the Chief of the Commodity Exchange Administration, 1937. J. W. T.
Duvel. 21 p. Price, 50.
Report of the Chief of the Food and Drug Administration, 1937. W. G. Campbell,
24 p. Price, 50.
Report of the Chief of the Office of Experiment Stations, 1937. James T. Jardine.
10 p. Price, 50.
Report of the Chief of the Weather Bureau, 1937. Willis Ray Gregg. 16 p.
Report of the Director of Information, 1937. M. S. Eisenhower. 12 p. Price, 50.
Report of the Secretary of Agriculture, 1937. Henry A. Wallace. 115 p. Price, 150.
Report of the Solicitor, 1937. Mastin G. White. 32 p. Price, 100.
1These may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
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 Superintendent of Documents,
Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., enclosing remittance to cover cost of
publication. Be sure to fill in bl:ink form on reverse side.
Farmers' Leaflets Other Publications
Rules and regulations of the Secretary of Agriculture under the Commodity Ex-
change Act. Articles I and II issued July 1937; articles III to VII issued
August 1937. Commodity Exchange Administration. 55 p. Price, 10<'.
The response of Government to agriculture. Arthur P. Chew. 107 p. Price, 150.
AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ADMINISTRATION
CAP-102. 1937 cotton price adjustment payment plan. 4 p.'
G-78. Charting the course for cotton. 8 p.2
NER Leaflet No. 201. The 1938 agricultural conservation program in the North-
east. 4 p.2
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. 11, November 1, 1937. Price, 50 a copy; 250 a
year, domestic; 450 a year, foreign.8
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relating
to production, movement, consumption, and the prices of the important farm products.
Crops and markets. Vol. 14, no. 10, October 1937. Price, 100 a copy; $1.00 a year,
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.8
Statistics concerning crops and livestock estimates and market information: re-
ports on supplies, stocks. c-miiiercial movement, conditions, and prices of agricultural
products; and studied uof prices and demand, both foreign and done tic.
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. W'isconuin. liidiana' Upper Michigan. Lower Michi-
gan. Alabama. Mississippi. and the exrneme western portion of Florida. Price daily.
except Sundays and holidays. "5' a month, $3 a year; daily, including Sundays and
holidays. 300 a month. $3.60 a yf-ar. Sunday and holiday maps only, 50c a year.
Foreign subscription, $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.3
Experiment station record. Vol. 72, no. 5, November; no. 6, December 1937. 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.
Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.2. a year; $4.75 a year, foreign. Each
issue, 150, domestic; 20W, foreign. Separates, 50, domestic; 80, foreign.' Not
distributed free to individuals.
Of primary interest to agricultural scientists and advanced students only. Issued
in 2 volumes n .venr. of 12 numbers each. Free distribution is limited to certain
libraries and to institutions or departnwnts doing research work.
-- Separates. A :maill supply nf each .sparnte i givn to the originating bu-
reau or station for its staff. cooperators, and for such other distribution as can be
'These may be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Admin-
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made. Others interested may purchase copies from the Superintendent of Docu-
ments, Washington, D. C., at 5o each.
G-1059. (In vol. 55. no. 4.) Growth and development of Dictyostelium discoideum
with different bacteriological associates. Kenneth B. Raper.
G-1059. (In vol. 55. no. 5.) Susceptibility to Cronartium ribicola of the four
principal Ribes species found within the commercial range of Pinus monticola.
J. L. Mielke, T. W. Childs, and H. G. Lachmund.
G-1065. (In vol. 55. no. 5.) Mermis subnigrescens, a nematode parasite of grass-
hoppers. J. R. Christie.
1-21. (In vol. 55, no. 4.) Comparative conformation, anatomy, and udder character-
istics of cows of certain beef and dairy breeds. W. W. Sweet, Fred W. Miller,
R. R. Graves, W. H. Black, and G. T. Creech.
K-286. (In vol. 55, no. 3.) The biology of Platygaster herrickii, a parasite of the
hessian fly. C. C. Hill and W. T. Emery.
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 55, no. 8, October 15, 1937. Illus.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 65, no. 8, August 1937. Illus. Price 150 a copy;
$1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign,' Not for general distribution.
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography, (2) weather charts for
the month with an interpretative summary, and (3) climatological tables.
Public roads. Vol. 18, no. 9, November 1937. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year, $1.50
a year, foreign.'
Makes available to road builders the results of investigations relating to the physical
and economic problems of road building.
Soil conservation. Vol. 3, no. 5, November 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. 44-47, November 2-23, 1937. Price, 500 a
year, domestic; $1 a year, foreign."
Gives detailed weather conditions of preceding weeks and their effect on develop-
ment of crops and farm operations. Limited edition.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
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