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United States Department of A .. EOSITORY
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-
infton, D. C., by purchase at the prices stated herein. His office is not a part of the
Department 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.
Strawberry varieties in the United States. George M. Darrow and George
F. Waldo, Bureau of Plant Industry. 30 p., illus. (F. B. 1043F., rev.)
Prevention and control of gullies. Hans G. Jepson, Soil Conservation Service.
60 p., illus. (F. B. 1813F.) Price 10p.
This series carries popular material of the bame general character as that carried by the
Farmers' Bulletin except that the Leaflets are confined to specific practical direction, recom-
mendations, remedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in informal, popular
style, and are limited to eight pages.
Production of carrots. J. H. Beattie and W. R. Beattie, Bureau of Plant
Industry. 5 p., illus. (Leaf. 125L., rev.) Price, 50.
The Technical Bulletin series contains the result 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.
Silting of reservoirs. Henry M. Eakin, Soil Conservation Service; revision
by Carl B. Brown, Soil Conservation Service. 168 p., illus. (T. B. 524T.,
rev.) Price, $1.00. Restricted free distribution.
A land program for Forest County, Wisconsin. Based on an analysis of
land use problems. V. Webster Johnson, Sidney Henderson, and James
H. Marshall, Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 112 p., illus. (T. B.
687T.) Price, 10o.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Orach, its culture and use as a greens crop in the Great Plains region. M. F.
Babb and James E. Kraus, Bureau of Plant Industry. 23 p., illus.
(Cir. 526C.) Price, 5e.
Trading for others in commodity futures. Commodity Exchange Administra-
tion. 29 p., illus. (Cir. 539C.) Price, 5c.
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.
Service and regulatory announcements. Bureau of Animal Industry. Sep-
tember 1939. Pp. 95-104. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 389.) Price, 54 each.'
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents. Government Printing Office, Washington,
Service and regulatory announcements. Bureau of Entomology and Plant
. ,-; _' .Quarantihe. April-June 1939. Pp. 55-95. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q. No.
Notices of judgment under the Food and Drugs Act. Food and Drug
Administration. Pp. 169-225. (N. J., F. D. 30401-30550.) Foods; pp.
227-247. (N. J., F. D. 30551-30600.) Foods.2
Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and general regulations for its
enforcement. Food and Drug Administration. Service and regulatory
announcements. Food, Drug, and Cosmetic No. 1. 50 p. (S. R. A.-F.
D. C. 1.) Price, 100.
Notices of judgment under the Insecticide Act. Food and Drug Administra-
tion. Pp. 423-439. (N. J., I. F. 1666-1690.)'
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.
Children's body measurements for sizing garments and patterns. A proposed
standard system based on height and girth of hips. Ruth O'Brien and
Meyer A. Girshick, Bureau of Home Economics. 25 p., illus. (M. P.
365M.) Price, 20p.
Agricultural statistics, 1939. 597 p. Price, 600.
"Let me tell you-What crop insurance means to me." Federal Crop
Insurance Corporation. 6 p., illus. (F. C. I. Inf. 12.)8
Serving farm people on many fronts. 1937 annual report of the Extension
Service. C. W. Warburton and Reuben Brigham. 40 p. Price, 10c.
AGRIICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ADMINISTRATION
PC1. And so they meet.-Farmers and city people; Both producers-both
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by pur_
chase or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 23, no. 10, October 1939. Price, 50 a copy; 500 a
year, domestic; 700 a year, foreign.1
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relat-
ing to production, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm products.
Crops and markets. Vol. 16, no. 9, September 1939. Price, 10 a copy; $1.00
a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.
Statistics concerning crop and livestock estimates and market information; reports
on supplies, tocks. commercial movement, conditions, and prices of agricultural prod-
ucts; and studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic.
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, 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, 300 a month, $3.00 a year. Sunday and holiday maps only 500 a year.
Foreign subscription, $7.25 a year. Maps DD, E, and CM. showing the weather condi-
tions and forecasts are issued at numerous stations through the United States. 20< a
month, $2.40 a year.'
Experiment station record. Vol. 81, No. 4, October; No. 5, November 1939.
Price, $1 per volume (2 volumes a year) consisting of 6 monthly numbers
and index; $1.75 per volume, foreign. Single numbers for sale only.
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
2 May be obtained from the issuing bureau.
SMay be obtained free upon application to the Agricultural Adjustment Administration.
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 Slates 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. Requests for change of
address must show old as well as new address.
Be sure to write your name and address plainly on reverse side of this form.
Farmers' Leaflets Other publications
Extension service review. Vol. 10, no. 10, October 1939. Illus. Price, 104 a
copy; 75c a year, domestic; $1.15 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,
foreign. Each issue, 150, domestic; 20(-, foreign. Separates, 50,
domestic; 8, foreign.1 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 bureau or
station for its staff, cooperators, and for such other distribution as can be made.
Others interested may purchase copies from the Superintendent of Documents, Wash-
ington, D. C., at 50 each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
F-90. (In vol. 59, no. 1.) Influence of moisture supply on drought resistance
of conifers. Hardy L. Shirley and Lloyd J. Meuli.
Minn.-109. (In vol. 59, no. 1.) Inheritance studies in the interspecific cross
Solanum demissum Lindl X S. tuberosum L. Catharine L. Becker.
Wis.-l01. (In vol. 59, no. 1.) Differential survival of alfalfa strains under
an ice sheet. R. A. Brink, W. Keller, and C. Eisenhart.
Journal of agricultural research. Vol. 59, No. 5, September 1, 1939.
Land policy review. Vol. II, no. 5, September-October 1939. Price, 5( a
copy; 25 a year, domestic.'
Gives, information on current developments in land policy and land programs to
workers of the Department of Agriculture and cooperating groups.
Monthly weather review. Vol. 67, No. 7, July 1939. Illus. Price, 20i a
copy; $2.00 a year, domestic; $2.75 a year, foreign.' Not for general
Contains (1) meteorological contributions and bibliography, (2) weather charts for
the month with an interpretative summary and (3) climatological tables.
Soil conservation. Vol. 5, no. 4, October 1939. Price, 100 a copy; $1 a year,
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
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. 40-43, October 3-24, 19;39. Price,
50C domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Gives detailed weather conditions of preceding weeks and their (flect on develop-
ment of crops and farm operations. Limited edition.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office. Washington,
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