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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 Department
Free distribution of technical material and periodicals is restricted.
This monthly list will be sent free on request made to the Superintendent of Documents,
Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
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. recom-
mendations. remedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in informal, popular
style, and are limited to eight pages.
Crested wheatgrass. H. L. Westover and George A. Rogler, Bureau of Plant
Industry. 8 p., illus. (Leaf. 104L., rev.) Price 5.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general nature
as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Equipment for city milk plants. C. E. Clement, J. B. Bain, and F. M. Grant,
Bureau of Dairy Industry. 52 p., illus. (Cir. 99C., rev.) Price 10.
Adsorption of mercuric chloride from solution by gladiolus corms. R. H.
Nelson and C. C. Cassil, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine.
11 p. (Cir. 610C.) Price 50.
Studies on the respiration of strawberry and raspberry fruits. Mark H.
Haller, Dean H. Rose, and Paul L. Harding, Bureau of Plant Industry. 13
p., illus. (Cir. 613C.) Price 5.
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.
Eradication of the parlatoria date scale in the United States. B. L. Boyden,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 62 p., illus. (M. P. 433M.)
Nursery practice for trees and shrubs suitable for planting on the prairie-plains.
H. E. Engstrom and J. H. Stoeckeler, Forest Service. 159 p., illus. (M.
P. 434M.) Price 250.
Employment information. Charles R. Peck, Office of Personnel. 38 p., illus.
(M. P. 438M.) Price 15.
List of publications of the United States Department of Agriculture from
January 1936 to December 1940, inclusive. Compiled by Mabel Hunt
Doyle, Office of Information. Supplementary to Miscellaneous Publica-
tions Nos. 9, 153, and 252. 68 p. (M. P. 443M.)
Publications and visual information on soil conservation. May 1941. Soil
Conservation Service. 30 p. (M. P. 446M.) Price 10W.
List of sires proved in dairy herd improvement associations. 1941. Bureau of
Dairy Industry. 236 p. (M. P. 453M.) Price 25G. For sale only.
The A B C of canned fruit and vegetable labeling. Agricultural Marketing
Service. 8 p., illus. (M. P. 460M.) Price 5.
These reports consist of two parts: (1) A soil map in colors showing the extent and distribu-
tion 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 area.
West Virginia, Greenbrier County. (No. 3, series 1937.) 84 p., illus.
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Such notices of judgment, decisions, and instructions as are necessary in the enforcement 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 jour-
nals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose business is affected by the
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. July
1941. Pp. 59-66 (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 411); August 1941. Pp. 67-77 (S. R. A.-
B. A. I. 412). Price 250 a year, 50 a copy.'
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Table of contents for service
and regulatory announcements 1940, with list of plant pests intercepted
with imported plants and plant products. 4 p. (S. R. A., B. E. P. Q.)2
REPRINTS FROM 1940 YEARBOOK
1782. Appendix: A brief chronology of American agricultural history.
Dorothy C. Goodwin, under the direction of Paul H. Johnstone. Pp.
1184-1196. Price 5.
Directory of the Bureau of Animal Industry. Corrected to July 1, 1941. 61 p.
Erosion and related land use conditions on the West Tauy Creek Demonstration
Project, Kansas. R. G. Dunmire, Soil Conservation Service. 25 p., illus.
(E. S. No. 21). Price 20f.
RURAL ELECTRIFICATION ADMINISTRATION
Give and take. Folder.
Running water at a price you can afford for the kitchen, for the bathroom, for
the barns, for the garden. Folder.2
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by purchase
or subscription from the Superintendent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 25, No. 9, September 1941. Price 50 a copy; 500 a
year, domestic; 700 a year, foreign.'
A brief general summary of current conditions, including pertinent statistics relating to
production, movement, consumption, and prices of the important farm products.
Agriculture in the Americas. Vol. 1, No. 8, September; No. 9, October 1941.
Illus. Price 100 a copy; 750 a year, domestic; $1.20 a year, foreign.1
This monthly publication of 16 pages is designed to present in popular style agri-
cultural developments in the Western Hemisphere particularly as they affect the economic
relations of the American Republics. The subject matter covers various phases of inter-
American trade, as well as agricultural items of importance in the program for hemisphere
Crops and markets. Vol. 18, No. 8, August 1941. Price 10, a copy; $1.00 a
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.1
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.
1 Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
2 These may be obtained free upon application to the issuing bureau.
Indicate beluw, 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 blank
form on reverse side.
Fares Leaflets Other publications
Experiment station record. Vol. 85, No. 3, September; No. 4, October 1941.
Price, $1 per volume (2 volumes a year) consisting of 6 monthly numbers
and index; $1.75 per volume, foreign.1 Single numbers for sale only.
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 12, No. 9, September 1941. Illus. Price 100
a copy; $1.00 a year, domestic; $1.40 a year, foreign.'
Issued monthly by the Extension Service, of which it is the official organ, for the
distribution of administrative information.
Foreign agriculture. Vol. 5, No. 9, September 1941. Illus. Price 100 a
copy; $1.00 a year, domestic; $1.60 a year, foreign.!
A 48-page monthly periodical containing articles on foreign government policies relating
to agriculture, foreign agricultural production and international trade in agricultural
products. The articles in general are the result of special research or field investigations
conducted by the office staff or commodity specialists of the Office of Foreign Agricultural
Relations. Designed primarily for those who are interested in following changes in
foreign policies as they affect agriculture.
Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
foreign. Each issue, 150, domestic; 20f, foreign. Separates, 5, 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 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, Washington, D. C..
at 56 each. I he Office of Information has none for general distribution.
A-200. (In Vol. 62, No. 5.) Relation of diet of swine to development of locomotor
incoordination resulting from nerve degeneration. N. R. Ellis and L. L.
A-202. (In Vol. 62, No. 8.) Mercuric chloride as a preservative of cyanogenetic
plants for chemical analysis. Rcinhold R. Briese and James F. Couch.
G-1195. (In Vol. 62, No. 6.) Effect of cool storage of Easter lily bulbs on sub-
sequent forcing performance. Philip Brierley.
G-1196. (In Vol. 62. No. 7.) Sterility and aberrant chromosome numbers in
Caloro and othcr varieties of rice. Jenkin W. Jones and A. E. Longley.
G-1198. (In Vol. 62, No. 9.) Drought tolerance in snap beans M. F. Babb,
James E. Kraus, B. L. Wade. and W. J. Zaumeyer.
G-1199. (In Vol. 62, No. 7.) Knob positions on teosinte chromosomes. A. E.
G 121u. (In Vol. 62, No. 7.) Studies on the preparation of mushroom compost.
Edmund B. Lambert.
G-1202. (Tn 'ol. .-'. No. 7.) Use of lemna for nutrition studies on green plants.
Robert A. Steinberg.
G-1208. (In Vol. 62, No 8.) Ring necrosis of cabbage. R. H. Larson and J. C.
K-810. (In Vol. 62. No. 9.) Glycogen in Prodenia eridania with special refer-
ence to the ingestion of glucose. Frank H. Babers.
Calif.-117. (In Vol. 62. No. 8 ) Buckeye rot of tomato in California. C. M.
Tompkins and C. M. Tucker.
Kans.-94. (In Vol. 62, No. 6.) Physiologic studies of Rhizobium meliloti with
special reference to the effectiveness of strains isolated in Kansas. John T.
Kroulik and P. L. Gainey.
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Kans.-95. (In Vol. 62, No. 9.) Calcium requirements of growing pigs. C. E.
Aubel, J. S. Hughes, and W. J. Peterson.
N. Dak.-19. (In Vol. 62, No. 8.) Analysis of yield of hard red spring wheat grown
from seed of different weights and origin. L. R. Waldron.
Okla.-28. (In Vol. 62, No. 7.) Body form in growing chickens. R. George
Wis.-12.. (In Vol. 62. No. 8.) Influence of aphid resistance in peas upon aphld
development, reproduction, and longevity. C. D. Harrington.
Wis.-126. (In Vol. 62. No. 10.) Production of heat and ovulation in the anestrous
ewe. T. Donald Bell, L. E. Casidi, G. Bohstedt, and A. E. Darlow.
Vol. 63, No. 1, July 1; No. 2, July 15; No. 3, August 1; No. 4,
August 15, 1941.
Land policy review. Vol. IV, No. 9, September 1941. Price, 50 a copy; 500
a year, domestic.' *
Gives information on current developments in land policy and land programs to workers
of the Department of Agriculture and cooperating groups.
News for farmer cooperatives. Vol. 8, No. 5, August; No. 6, September 1941.
Price 100 a copy; $1.00 a year, domestic.'
Issued free to cooperative associations, public institutions, and persons primarily con-
cerned with furthering the cooperative movement among farmers.
Rural electrification news. Vol. 7, No. 1, September 1941. Price 100 a copy;
75 a year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
Issued monthly by the Rural Electrification Administration. A summary of rural
electrification activities and a clearing house for interchange of information pertainrtn
to utilization of electric power in farm tasks.
Soil conservation. Vol. 7, No. 3, September 1941. 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 so I-conservation activities infor-
mation of especial help to them in the performance of their duties.
Payable to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C.
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