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United States Department of grici s lP osi
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 Superintendert of Documents, Government Printing Office, Wash-
ington, 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.
Irrigation practices in growing alfalfa. Samuel Fortiel. Bureau of Agricul-
tural Engineering. Revised by Harry F. Blaney. LIslie Bowen, Paul A.
Ewing, M. R. Lewis, James C. Marr, R. L. Parshall, and A. A. Young.
Soil Conservation Service, 27 p., illus. (F. B. 1630F., rev.) Price 50.
Blueberries. George M. Darrow, Bureau of Plant Industry. 8 p., illu.. (Le i
201L.) Price 50.
Anatomical structure of the cottonseed coat as related to problems of germina-
tion. D. M. Simpson and Caroline L. Adams, Bureau of Plant Industry,
and G. M. Stone, University of Tennessee Agricultural Experiment Station.
24 p., illus. (T. B. 734T.) Price 50.
Yields of barley varieties in the United States and Canada, 1932-36. G. A.
Wiebe, Bureau of Plant Industry, P. R. Cowan, Dominion Department of
Agriculture, Canada, and Lucille Reinbach-Welch, Bureau of Plant Indus-
try. 78 p. (T. B. 735T.) Price 10(:.
Yield, chemical composition, and feeding value for milk production of alfalfa
hay cut at three stages of maturity. J. R. Dawson, D. V. Kopland, ndil
R. R. Graves, Bureau of Dairy Industry. 52 p., illus. (T. B. 739T.)
Composition of American gum turpentine exclusive of the pinenes. T. C.
Chadwick and S. Palkin, Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineer-
ing. 16 p., illus. (T. B. 749T.) Price 50.
Rock weathering and soil profile development in the Hawaiian Islands. G. J.
Hough, P. L. Gile, and Z. C. Foster, Bureau of Plant Industry. 44 p.
(T. B. 752T.) Price 100.
Cotton-price relationships and outlets for American cotton. L. D. Howell.
Bureau of Agricultural Economics. 40 p., illus. (T. B. 755T.) Price 5,.
The corrosive effect of chlorine and lye solutions on metals used in dairy
equipment. H. S. Haller, F. M. Grant, and C. J. Babcock. Bureau of Dairy
Industry. 28 p., illus. (T. B. 756T.) Price 5i'.
Residual effects of forcing and hardening of tomato, cabbage, and cauliflower
plants. M. F. Babb, Bureau of Plant Industry. 35 p., illus. (T. B. 760'T.)
Seasonal distribution of rainfall in relation to yield of winter wheat. J. E.
Pallesen, Agricultural Marketing Service, and H. H. Laude, Kansas Agri-
cultural Experiment Station. 12 p.. illus. (T. B. 761T.) Price 5e.
Studies on the 'raisining" of Alexandria (Muscat) grapes in transit. C. E.
Asbury, C. O. Bratley, and W. R. Barger, Bureau of Plant Industry. 11 p.,
Sillus. (Cir. 574C.) Price 5o.
Some factors affecting the progeny testing of rams. Ralph W. Phillips, R. G.
Schott, W. V. Lambert, and G. W. Brier, Bureau of Animal Industry. 18 p.,
illus. (Cir. 580C.) Price 5e.
Harvesting pyrethrum. A. F. Sievers and M. S. Lowman, Bureau of Plant
I industry, and W. M. Hurst, Bureau of Chemistry and Engineering. 28 p.,
illus. (Cir. 581C.) Price 54.
Development of interspecific tomato hybrids of horticultural value and highly
resistant to fusarium wilt. William S. Porte and Frederick L. Wellman,
Bureau of Plant Industry. 19 p., illus. (Cir. 584C.) Price 5c.
Ramie fiber production. Brittain B. Robinson, Bureau of Plant Industry. 15 p.,
illus. (Cir. 585C.) Price 50.
The growth and composition of the fruit of okra in relation to its eating
quality. C. W. Culpepper and H. H. Moon, Bureau of Plant Industry.
18 p., illus. (Cir. 595C.) Price 50.
The Imperial strains of lettuce. I. C. Jagger, Thomas W. Whitaker, J. J.
Uselman, and Walter M. Owen, Bureau of Plant Industry. 16 p., illus.
(Cir. 596C.) Price 50.
Turpentine still buildings and equipment. Naval Stores Research Division,
Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering. 44 p., illus. (M. P.
387M.) Price 150.
Forest resources of the Douglas-fir region. H. J. Andrews and R. W. Cowlin,
Forest Service. 169 p., illus. (M. P. 389M.) Price 500.
Family housing and facilities; five regions. Urban, village, and farm series.
Hazel Kyrk, Day Monroe, Maryland Y. Pennell, and Edith Dyer Rainboth,
Bureau of Home Economics, in cooperation with Works Progress Adminis-
tration. 223 p., illus. (M. P. 399M.) Price 25<.
Effective extension circular letters: How to prepare and use them. H. W.
Gilbertson, Extension Service. 43 p., illus. (M. P. -103M.) Price 100.
Range conservation practices for the Great Plains. B. W. Allred, Soil Con-
servation Service. 21 p., illus. (M. P. 410M.) Price 100.
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. Decem-
ber 1940. Pp. 115-122. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 404); Index, January-December
1940. Pp. 123-125. Price 255- a year, 50 a copy.'
List of intercepted plant pests, 1939. Service and regulatory announcements.
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 53 p."
Forest products statistics of the Central and Prairie States. R. V. Reynolds
and A. H. Pierson, Forest Service. 94 p. (S. B. 73S.) Price 15'.
AGRICULTURAL ADJUSTMENT ADMINISTRATION
NCR Leaflet-501. Why you need a farm program in 1941. Folder. 1940."
FARM CREDIT ADMINISTRATION
F. C. A. Cir. 25. Selling credit to consumers. Farm Credit Administration.
48 p. 1940.'
F. CA. Cir. C 117. South Brazil: New land of cotton. Omer W. Herrman.
47 p. 1940.'
F. C. A. Cir. C 118. Operation of small-lot country fruit and vegetable auctions.
Edwin W. Cake. 40 p. 1940.4
F. C. A. Cir. C 119. Operating methods of Challenge Cream and Butter Asso-
ciation. Paul E. Quintus. 46 p. 1940.'
F. C. A. Cir. C 120. Cooperative purchasing of farm supplies in Georgia.
Gerald M. Francis. 38 p. 1940.
1 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
e These may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
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These may be obtained free upon application to Farm Credit Administration.
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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 blank
form on reverse side.
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F. C.A. Cir. C 121. The citrus industry and the California Fruit Growers Ex-
change system. Nephtune Fogelberg and A. W. McKay. 109 p. 1940."
News for farmer cooperatives. Vol. 7, No. 10. January 1941; Vol. 7, No. 11.
February 1941. Price 10!' a copy; $1.00 a year, domestic.1
Issued free to cooperative associations, public institutions, and persons primarily con-
cerned with furthering the cooperative movement among farmers.
Free distribution of periodical] i. definitely restricted. They may be obtained by purchase
or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 25, No. 2, February 1941. Price 5p a copy; 50v a
year. domestic; 70C a year, foreign.'
A brief general summary of current conditions, includiil, pertinent statistics relating to
production. movement, consumption, and prices of the impo tant farm products.
Agriculture in the Americas. Vol. 1, No. 1, February 1941. Illus. Price 100
a copy; 75$' a year, domestic; $1.20 a year, foreign.'
This new monthly publication of 16 pages is designed to present in popular tyle agri-
cultural decvlopm.-ntl in the Wetern Hemisphere particularly as they affvet thr economic
relations of the American Republics. The subject matter covers various phase- of inter-
American trade, as well as agricultural items of importance in the program for H -nmi-phtre
-Crops and markets. Vol. 17, No. 12, December 1940; Vol. 18, No. 1, January
1941. 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, stocks, commercial movement, conditions, and prices of agricultural products; and
studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic.
Experiment station record. Vol. 82, Index number. Vol. 84, No. 1, January;
No. 2, February 1941.. 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. Price 15:.
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 12, No. 2, February 1941. Illus. Price 10t 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.
Fire control notes. Vol. 5, No. 1, January 1941. Price 150 a copy; 50- a year,
A quarterly periodical devoted to the technique of fire control. The articles deal with
fire research or fire control management: theory. relationships, prevention, equipment,
detention, communication, transportation, coationt oorion, planning. organization, personnel
management, training, fire-fighting methods of reporting, and statistical systems.
2 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents. Government Printing Office. Washington, D. C.
SThese may be obtained free upon application to Farm Credit Administration.
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Journal of agricultural research. Price, $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue 15v, domestic; 20e, foreign. Separates 5c, domestic;
8('. foreign.1 Not distributed free to individuals.
Of primary interest to agricultural scientists and adianrcel 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 a'riinating bureau or
station for its staff, cooperators, and fr such other di-tribution a- can be made. OthErs
interested may purchase copies from t;,. Superintendent of Document-, Washington. D. C..
at 50 each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
E-83. (In Vol. 60, No. 11.) Hemicelluloses of wheat straw. H. D. Weihe and Max
G-1156. (In Vol. 60, No. 8.) Morphology of the vegetative organs of sugarcane.
G-1165. (In Vol. fi., No. 11.) Root responses of noninfectious hairy root apple
seedlings under different methods of propagation. E. A. Siegler and J. J.
G-1167. (In Vol. 60, No. 11.) Hybrid vigor in sugar beets. Dewey Stewart, C. A.
Lavis, and G. H. Coons.
G-1168. (In Vol. 60, No. 12.) Studies on the natural inoculation of seed barley with
covered smut (Ustilago hordei). V. F. Tapke.
G-1171. (In Vol. 61, No. 1.) Inversion of sucrose in the different parts of the
sugarcane stalk. J. I. Lauritzen and R. T. Balch.
G-1172. (In Vol. 61, No. 1.) Salt balance in irrigated areas. Carl S. Scofield.
G-1173. (In Vol. 61, No. 1.) Boron absorption by sunflower seedlings. Carl S.
Scofield, L. V. Wilcox, and George Y. Blair.
G-1177. (In Vol. 61, No. 2.) Effect of blue stain on specific gravity and strength
of southern pine. A. Dale Chapman and Theodore C. Scheffer.
Ill.-73. (In Vol. 61. No. 2.) The impairment in nutritive value of corn grain dam-
aged in specificc fungi. H. H. Mitchell and Jessie R. Beadles.
K-307. (In Vol. 61, No. 1.) Two new spore-forming bacteria causing milky diseases
of Japanese beetle larvae. S. R. Dutky.
Mass.-51. (In Vol. 61, No. 1.) Color markings in Rhode Island Red chicks as related
to sex and adult color. F. A. Hays.
Minn.-116. (In Vol. 60, No. 10.) Genetic and cytologic studies of a brachytic muta-
tion in barley. S. P. Swenson.
Wis.-116. (In Vol. 61, No. 1.) The significance of the "ceased" reactor to Bang's
disease. B. A. Beach, M. R. Irwin. and L. C. Ferguson.
Wis.-117. (In Vol. 61, No. 2.) Pea seed treatment with chemical dusts. J. C.
Walker, E. J. Delwiche, and Paul G. Smith.
Wis.-119. (In Vol. 61, No. 2.) The effect of some mineral nutrients on the develop-
ment of clubroot of crucifiers. Dean E. Pryor.
Vol. 61, No. 5, September 1; No. 6, September 15; No. 7, October 1;
No. 8, October 15; No. 9, November 1; No. 10, November 15, 1940.
Land policy review. Vol. IV, No. 1, January; No. 2, February 1941. Price, 5e-
a copy; 250 a year, domestic.1
Gives information on current developments in land policy and land programs to workers
of the Department of Agriculture and cooperating groups.
Rural electrification news. Vol. 6, No. 4, December; No. 5-6, January-Febru-
ary 1941. Price 100 a copy; 750 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Issued monthly by the Rural Electrification Administration. A summary of lural
electrification activities and a clearing house for interchange of information pertaining
to utilization of electric power in farm tasks.
Soil conservation. Vol. 6, No. 8-9, February-March 1941. Price 10e a copy;
$1 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.1
Issued monthly by' the Soil Conservation Service. Seeks to supply to workers and
cooperators of the Department of Agriculture engaged in soil-conservation activities infor-
mation of especial help to them in the performance of their duties.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941