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, Washing-
ton, D. C., by purchase at the prices stated herein. His office is not a part of the Department
Free distribution of technical material and periodicals is restricted.
These bulletins discuss in nontechnical laiignage a wide variety of subjects pertaining
to the farm and farm home.
Mule production. J. 0. Williams, Bureau of Anitual Industry; revised by S. R.
Speelman, Bureau of Animal Industry. 28 p., illu-. F. B. 1341F-., rev.)
Planting the roadside. Furman Lloyd Mulford. Bureau of PI'lnt Industry. 38 p.,
illus. (F. B. 14S1F., rev.) Price. 5o.
Fire safeguards for the farm. V. N. Valgren, formerly in Bureau of Agricultural
Economics, Harry E. Roethe, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, and M. C.
Betts, Bureau of Public Roads. Revised by V. N. Valgren, Farm Credit
Administration, Harry E. Roethe, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils, Wallace
Ashby, Bureau of Agricultural Engineering, and William H. Rowe, Bureau
of Agricultural Economics. 25 p., illus. (F. B. 1643F., rev.) Price, 50.
Muscadine grapes. Charles Dearing, Bureau of Plant Industry. 37 p., illus.
(F. B. 1785F.) Price, 5t.
Implements and methods of tillage to control soil blowing on the northern Great
Plains. John S. Cole and George W. Morgan, Bureau of Plant Industry; in
collaboration with the Soil Conservation Service. 21 p., illus. (F. B.
1797F.) Price, 50.
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 informal,
popular style, and are limited to eight pages.
Production of salsify or vegetable-oyster. W R. Beattie, Bureau of Plant Industry.
2 p. Leaf. 135L. Price, 5.
Clothes moths. E. A. Back, Bureau of Entoniilogy and Plant Quarantine. 8 p.,
illus. (Leaf. 145L.) Price, 50.
The Technical Bulletins contain the results if scientific and research work applying to
a special crop. industry. or locality. The edition, are limiteil. as they are intended
primarily for scientific workers and subjeci-matter .pici rists.
Spreading water for storage underground. A. T. Mitchelson and Dean C. Muckel,
Bureau of Agricultural Engineering. 80 p., illuLs. (T. B. 578T.) Price, 15#.
Resistance of sorghums to the chinch bug. Ralph O. Selling, Bureau of Plant
Industry, Iteginald H. Painter, Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station,
John H. Parker, Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station and Bureau of
Plant Industry, and W. M. Osborn, Bureau of Plant Industry. 56 p., illus.
(T. B. 5S5T.) Price, 150.
The chemical composition of soils and colloids of the Norfolk and related soil series.
R. S. Holmes, W. E. Hearn, and H. G. Byers, Bureau of Chemistry and
Soils. 34 p., illus. IT. B. 594T.) Price, 250.
Composition and fractionation of American steam-distilled wood turpentine. S.
Palkin. T.-C. Chadwick, and M. B. Matlack, Bureau of Chemistry and Soils.
30 p., illus. (T. B. 596T.) Price, 5(.
Relation of spot cotton prices to prices of futures contracts and protection afforded
by trading in futures. L. D. Howell and Leonard J. Watson, Bureau of Agri-
cultural Economics. 100 p., illus. (T. B. 602T.) Price, 15e.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Low temperature as a possible means of controlling the cigarette beetle in stored
tobacco. M. C. Single, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 8 p.,
illus. (Cir. 462C.) 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.
Bioclimatics. A science of life and climate relations. Andrew Delmar Hopkins,
formerly Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 188 p., illus. (MI.
P. 280M.) Price, 350.
Work of the United States Forest Service. Forest Service. 40 p., illus. (M. P.
290M.) Price, 100.
The national poultry improvement plan. Bureau of Animal Industry in coopera-
tion with poultry leaders, poultry breeders, and members of the breeder
and commercial hatchery industry. 23 p. (M. P. 3001.) Price, 50.
Nuts and ways to use them. Elizabeth Fuller Whiteman, Bureau of Home
Economics. 9 p. (M. P. 302M.) Price, 5i.
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 journalI especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose
business is affected by the announcements.
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. December
1937. Pp. 137-146. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 368) ; January 1938, pp. 1-11. (S. R.
A.-B. A. I. 369). Price, 50 each.'
Modification of cotton regulations. Amendment no. 3 of rules and regulations
governing the importation of cotton and cotton wrappings into the United
States. Effective on and after December 11, 1937. Bureau of Entomology
and Plant Quarantine. (B. E. P. Q.-Cotton Regs.)'
Notice of judgment under the Food and Drugs Act. Food and Drug Administra-
tion. 1 p. (N. J., F. D. 26818). Drugs.2
Notices of judgment under the Insecticide Act. Food and Drug Administration.
Pp. 343-356. (N. J., I. F. 1551-1575.)"
IPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
SThese 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 remit-
tance to cover cost of publication. Be sure to fill in blank form on reverse side.
Bulretns Leaflets Other publications
Index-catalogue of medical and veterinary zoology. Part 2. Authors: B to
Bychkov. Albert Hassall, Margie Potter, Mildred A. Doss, Marion NI. Farr,
and Gertrude B. Carson, Bureau of Animal Industry. 612 p. Price, 550.
Taming our forests.-Martha Bensley Brunre. 87 p., illus. Price, 150.
What forests give. Martha Bensley Bruere. 79 p., illus. Price, 15c.
International code for radio weather reports from ships. Weather Bureau. 1( p.
(W .B. No. 1046.) Price, 50.
AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ADMINISTRATION
D. M. 3. Stability in milk markets. 13 p., illus.
38-Cotton-1. Questions and answers on the Agricultural Adjustment Act of 1938
as it applies to cotton. 4 p.3
G. C. M.-3. Marketing agreements for fruits and vegetables. 8 p., illus.
MI-2. Stopping waste in farm surpluses. 10 p., illus.3
38-Tobacco-1. Flue-cured tobacco facts. 4 p., illus.3
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may I,' obtained by pur-
chase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 22, no. 2, February 1, 1938. Price, 50 ;t copy; 251 a
year, domestic; 450 a year, foreign.'
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pi rtinent statistics relating
to production, movement, consumption, and the prices of the important farm products.
Crops and markets. Vol. 15, no. 1, January 1938. 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 demands, both foreign and domestic.
Experiment station record. Vol. 76. Index number. Vol. 78, no. 2, February
1938. 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.
A technical view of the world's scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
1 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
s These may be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Ailminis-
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Extension service review. Vol. 9, no. 2, February 1938. Illus. Price, 50 a copy;
50t a year, domestic; 90? 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; 200, 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 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 ran be
made. Others interested may purchase copies from the Superintendent of Docu-
ments, Washington, D. C., at 56 each.
Calif.-90. (In vol. 55. no. 9.) Interrelationships of egg production factors as de-
termined for White Leghorn pullets. I. Michael Lerner and Lewis W. Taylor.
F-71. (In vol. 51, no. 6.) The construction of normal-yield and stand tables for
even-aged timber stands. James G. Osborne and Francis X. Schumacher.
G-1061. (In vol. 55, no. 7.) Cross transfer of mineral nutrients in the tobacco
plant. J. E. McMurtrey. Jr.
G-1069. (In vol. 55, no. 9.) Physiologic races of Usiilago hordei. V. F. Tapke.
K-2SS. (In vol. 55, no. 9.) Improvements in determination of oil deposit on sprayed
foliage. L. H. Dawsey and J. Hiley.
Minn.-100. (In vol. 55, no. 9.) The nature and interaction of genes conditioning
reaction to rust in flax. W. M. Myers.
Ohio-23. (In vol. 55, no. 8.) The effect of mechanical processing of feeds on the
mastication and rumination of steers. C. H. Kick, Paul Gerlaugh, A. F. Schalk,
and E. A. Silver.
Wis.-89. (In vol. 55, no. 8.) Relation of water-soaked tissues to infection by Bac-
terium angulatum and Bact. tabacum and other organisms. James Johnson.
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 55, no. 11, December 1; no. 12, December
15, 1937. Illus.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 65, no. 11, November 1937. Illus. Price, 150 a
copy; $1.50 a year, domestic; $2.25 a year, foreign.' Not for general dis-
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography, (2) weather charts for
the month with an interpretative summary, and (3) climatological tables.
Soil conservation. Vol. 3, no. 8, February 1938. 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. 5-8, February 1-22, 1938. Price, 500 a
year, domestic; $1 a year, foreign.'
Gives detail,'d 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,
U S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1938