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.
This monthly list will be sent free on request made to the Office of Information, U. S. Depart-
ment of Agriculture, Washington, D. C.
These bulletins discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining to
the farm and farm hl me.
Diseases and parasites of poultry. Hubert Bunyea and E. E. Welir, Bureau of
Animal Industry. 82 p., illus. (F. B. 1632F., rev.) Price 150.
Potato diseases and their control. T. P. Dykstra, Bureau of Plant Industry.
65 p., illus. (F. B. 1881F.) Price 10C.
Poultry cooking. Lucy M. Alexander, Bureau of Home Economics. 33 p., illus.
(F. B. 188SF.) Price 10.
Control of insects and mites attacking narcissus bulbs. Charles F. Duucette,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 25 p., illus. (F. B. 189tiF.)
Coat making at home. Margaret Smith, Bureau of Home Economics. 27 p.,
illus. (F. B. 1894-F.) Price 104.
The Technical Bulletin series contains the results of scientific and research woik applying
to a special crop. industry, or locality. The editions are limited as they are intended pri-
marily for scientific workers and subject-matter specialists.
Arsenic in natural phosphates and phosphate fertilizers. T. H. Tremn.rne anml
K. D. Jacob, Bureau of Plant Industry. 40 p., illus. (T. B. 781T.) Price 1(.
The vitamin A values of 128 foods as determined by the rat-growth method.
Lela E. Booher and Rosemary Loughlin Marsh, Bureau of Home Ecououncs.
(T. B. 802T.) 30 p., illus. Price 10C.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that In the Teclnicnl Bulletin series.
Mushroom pests and their control. A. C. Davis, Buretu of Entonllligy and
Plant Quarantine. 27 p., illus. (Cir. 457C., rev.) Price liI.
Storage quality of the principal American varieties of onions. Roy M.Mgruder
and R. E. Wester, Bureau of Plant Industry; H. A. Jones anid T. E. lt;1i..tll.
California Agricultural Experiment Station; G. B. Snyder. Mass:n-liuslerls.
State College; H. D. Brown. Ohio Agricultural Experiment Statiuon; Leslie
R. Hawthorn, Texas Agricultural Experiment Station and Burrau of Plant
Industry. 48 p. (Cir. 618C.) Price 100.
A practical seed-cotton moisture tester for use at gins. George E:. G;tis and
Charles S. Shaw, Agricultural Marketinig Service; and Waldo H. Kliever,
Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering. 26 p., illus. ((ir. 621C.)
Protein-digesting enzymes of papaya and pineapple. A. K. Balls, IBiin're of
Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering. 9 p., illus. (Cir. 631C.) Price 54.
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
Early American soil conservationists. Angus McDonald, Soil Conservation
Service. 63 p., illus. (M. P. 449M.) Price 15.
List of bulletins of the agricultural experiment stations for the calendar years
1939 and 1940. Catherine E. Pennington, Office of Experiment Stations.
86 p. (M. P. 4539.) Price 150. For sale only.
Annotated list of elm insects in the United States. Clarence H. Hoffmanin,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 20 p. (M. P. 466M.) Price 50.
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 infor-
mation, to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose business
is affected by the announcements.
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. October
1941. Pp. 87-95. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 414) ; Pp. 97-104. (S. R. A. B. A. I. 415).
Price 50 a copy, 25 a year.
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Service and regulatory announce-
ments. July-September 1941. Pp. 65-85. (S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q. No. 148.)'
New Hampshire farm handbook 1941. In cooperation with the Extension Serv-
ice of the University of New Hampshire. 67 p. Price 150.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry, 1941. J. R. Mohler,.
92 p. Price 100.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Dairy Industry, 1941. 0. E. Reed. 51 p.
Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Home Economics, 1941. Louise Stanley.
24 p. Price 5.
Report of the Chief of the Office of Experiment Stations, 1941. James T. Jar-
dine. 26 p. Price 100.
Report of the Director of Information, 1941. Morse Salisbury. 17 p. Price 5.
For sale only.
Report of the Librarian, 1941. Ralph R. Shaw. 18 p. Price 5. For sale only.
Report of the President of the Commodity Credit Corporation, 1941. J. B. Hut-
son. 25 p. Price 100.
Report of the Solicitor, 1941. Martin G. White. 29 p. Price 10. For sale only.
RURAL ELECTRIFICATION ADMINISTRATION
Can you afford to operate an unelectrified farm? Folder.2
Cold weather is no match for your electric refrigerator. Folder.'
The electric feed mixer. Folder.2
The small portable motor. Folder.'
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. 12, December 1941. Price 50 a copy; 500
a year, domestic; 70 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.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents. Government Printing Office, Washington,
2 These may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
Indicate below by numbers IN NUMERICAL ORDER, bulletins desired. In order to assure
prompt delivery detach this .rank and return it 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.
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Crops and markets. Vol. 18, No. 11, November 1941. Price 1Ju a copy; $1.0u a
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.1
Statistics concerning crop and livestock estimates and market information; rf-ports on
supplies. stocks, commercial movement, conditionns, and prices of agricultural products;
and studies of prices and demand, both foreign and domestic.
Experiment station record. Vol. 86, No. 1, January 1942. 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. Price 150.
A technical review of scientific literature pertaining to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 12, No. 12, December 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 admniintrative information.
Foreign agriculture. Vol. 5, No. 12, December 1941. Illus. Price 10 a copy;
$1.00 a year, domestic; $1.60 a year, foreign.1
A 48 pace monthly periodical containing articles on foreign government policies relit-
ing to agriculture. foreign agricultural production and international trade in ;miriiil
tural products. The articles in general are the result of special research ,Jr tild
investigation coiu.ucted by the office staff or commodity specialists of the Ollice of
Foreign Agrkiclitrnill 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; 200 foreign. Separates, 50 dinue.stic;
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. small supply. of each separate is given to the originating bureau or
station for its staft. 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 5e each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
A-"03. (In Vol. i'3. No. 4.) Use of the penetrometer for determining the firm-
ness of fatty tissue of hog carcasses. R. L. Iliner and 0. G. Hankins.
A-204. (In Vol. 63, No. 1.) Use of sodium bifluoride and sodium silicofluoride in
the disinfection of hides. C. A. Manthei and A. Eichhorn.
A-205. (In Vol. 63, No. 4.) Factors influencing rate of gain of beef calves dur-
ing the suckling period. Bradford Knapp, Jr., and W. H. Black.
A-206. (In Vol. 63, No. 4.) Survival and development at low temperatures of
eggs and preinfective larvae of horse strongyles. Jnln T. Lucker.
A-207. (In Vol. 63, No. 5.) "Particles" and their relationship to the structure
of animal fibers. J. I. Hardy anl Thora M. Ilitt.
E-8S. (In Vol. 63, No. 4.) The hemicelluloses of sugarcane fiber (bagasseI.
B. L. Davis and Max Phillips.
G-1210. (In Vol. 63, No. 2.) Progress of germination of seed of Digitaria as
influenced by germination temperature and other factors. Eben II. Toole a;nd
Vivian Kenrus ToolP.
G-1211. (In Vol. 63.. No. 2.) Interspecific genetic relationships in Lactuca.
Ross C. Thompson, Thomas W. Whitaker, and William F. Kosar.
G-1212. (In Vol. 6:., No. 1.) Inheritance of a melaninlike pigment in the glumes
and caryopses of barley. R. W. Wondwalrd.
G-1214. (In Vol. 63, No. 3.) Inheritance of quantitative characters in crosses
involving two species of Lycopersicon. t.eRoy Powers.
G-1215. (In Vol. 63. No. 3.) Inheritance of stages of earliness in an interspecific
cross between Lycopersicon esculentum and L. pimpinellifolium. Chnnning
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Journal of agricultural research-Continued.
G-1217. (In Vol. 63, No. 6.) Responses of some plants to equal and unequal
ratios of light and darkness in cycles ranging from I hour to 72 hours. H. A.
Allard and W. W. Garner.
G-1218. (In Vol. 63, No. 2.) Sulphur and trace-element nutrition of Aspergillus
niger. Robert A. Steinberg.
G-1219. (In Vol. 63 No. 6.) Inheritance of susceptibility to infection by Helmin-
thosporum maydis race 1 in maize. Arnold J. Ullstrup.
G-1220. (In Vol. 03, No. 1.) Further studies of the photoperiodic behavior of
some mints (Labiatae). H. A. Allard.
G-1223. (In Vol. 63, No. 9.) Microbial responses to organic amendments in
Houston black clay. Roland B. Mitchell, James E. Adams, and Charles
G-1224. (In Vol. 63, No. 9.) Soil bacteriological studies on the control of the
phymatotrichum root rot of cotton. Roland B. Mitchell, Dalton R. Hooton,
and Francis E. Clark.
G-1233. (In Vol. 63, No. 9.) Dissemination of fungi that stain logs and lumber.
A. F. Verrall.
K-311. (In Vol. 63, No. 3.) The buffer capacity of the blood of the sixth instar
southern armyworm (Prodenia eridania). Frank H. Babers.
K-312. (In Vol. 63, No. 5.) Histochemical detection of glycogen in blood cells
of the southern armyworm (Prodenia eridania) and in other tissues, especially
midgut epithelium. J. Franklin Yeager and Sam C. Munson.
K--313. (In Vol. 63, No. 6.) Comparative injury by the European corn borer to
open-pollinated and hybrid field corn. L. H. Patch, G. W. Still, B. A. App,
and C. A. Crooks.
Minn.-117. (In Vol. 63, No. 4.) Inheritance of reaction to common scab in the
potato. F. A. Krantz and Carl J. Eide.
Miss.-3. (In Vol. 63, No. 1.) The effect of fertilization and cultural practices on
the oil and ammonia content of cottonseed grown on Yazoo-Mississippi Delta
soils. Marvin Gipger
Pa.-68. (In Vol. 63, No. 1.) The distribution of potassium in bright leaf ciga-
rette tobacco and its influence on the quality of the leaf. M. F. Gribbins,
J. J. Reid, and D. E. Haley.
R. I.-6. (In Vol. 63, No. 1.) A study of the C factor as a requirement for growth
of Hemophilus gallinarum. J. P. Delaplane and H. O. Stuart.
Wis.-129. (In Vol. 63, No. 1.) Certain environal and nutritional factors affecting
aphanomyces root rot of garden pea. Paul G. Smith and J. C. Walker.
Vol. 63, No. 12, December 15, 1941.
Land policy review. Vol. 4, No. 12, December 1941. Price 50 a copy; 500 a
year, domestic; 75( a year, foreign.'
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. 7, No. 4, December 1941. Price 10e a copy;
75d a year, domestic; $1.15 a year, foreign.'
Issued monthly by the Rural Electrification Administration. A summary of rural
electrification activities and a clearing house for interchange of information pertaining
to utilization of electric power in farm tasks.
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