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 Office of Information, U. S.
Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. C.
These bulletins discuss in nontechnical language a wide variety of subjects pertaining to
the farm and farm home.
The native persimmon. W. F. Fletcher, Bureau of Plant Industry. 22 p., illus.
(F. B. 6S5F., rev.) Price 54.
Blackberry growing. George M. Darrow, Bureau of Plant Industry. 18 p.,
illus. (F. B. 1399F., rev.) Price 54.
Cucumber growing. W. R. Beattie, Bureau of Plant Industry. 25 p., Illus.
(F. B. 1563F., rev.) Price 104.
Ways to stretch sugar rations in jellies, jams, preserves. Bureau of Home
Economics. Supplements recipes in Farmers' Bulletin 1800F. 1 p.
Hedge plants for the northern Great Plains. Thomas K. Killand, Bureau of
Plant Industry. 13 p., illus. (F. B. 189SF.) Price 54.
Sugar-beet culture in the intermountain area with curly top resistant varieties.
Bion Tolman and Albert Murphy, Bureau of Plant Industry. 52 p., illus.
(F. B. 1903F.) Price 104.
Work clothes for women. Clarice L. Scott, Bureau of Home Economics. 16 p.,
illus. (F. B. 1905F.) Price 54.
This series carries popular material of the s.Imn general character as that carried by the
Farmers' Bulletins except that the Leafltr are confined to specific practical directions. recom-
mendations, remedies, and methods. They are brief and concise, written in informal, popu-
lar style, and are limited to eight pages.
The home fruit garden in the southeastern and central Southern States.
Bureau of Plant Industry. 8 p., illus. (Leaf. 219L.) Price 54.
The home fruit garden in the central Southwestern States. Bureau of Plant
Industry with the collaboration of horticulturists of the States in the region.
8 p., illus. (Leaf. 221L.) Price 54.
The home fruit garden in the northern Great Plains, northern Mountain, and
Intermountain States. Bureau of Plant Industry. 8 p., illus. (Leaf.
222L.) Price 54.
Growing field beans in humid areas. Victor R. Boswell, Bureau of Plant In-
dustry. 8 p., illus. (Leaf. 223L.) Price 54.
The home fruit garden in the Pacific Coast States and Arizona. Bureau of
Plant Industry, with the collaboration of horticulturists of the States in the
region. 8 p., illus. (Leaf. 224L.) Price 54.
The Technical Bulletin series contains the results of scientific and research work 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.
Influence of variety, environment, and fertility level on the chemical com-
position of soybean seed. J. L. Carter, Bureau of Plant Industry, and T. H.
Hopper, Bureau of Agricultural Chemistry and Engineering. 66 p., illus.
(T. B. 787T.) Price 154.
The factorial interpretation of anthracnose resistance in beans. C. F. Andrus
and B. L. Wade, Bureau of Plant Industry. 29 p., illus. (T. B. 810T.)
A comparative analysis of the vegetative characteristics of some variants of
Saccharum spontaneum. Ernest Artschwager, Bureau of Plant Industry.
55 p., illus. (T. B. 811T.) Price 100.
Growing tobacco as a source of nicotine. J. E. McMurtrey, Jr., C. W. Bacon,
and D. Ready, Bureau of Plant Industry, in cooperation with the Agricultural
Experiment Stations of California, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, North
Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Wis-
consin, and the North Carolina Department of Agriculture. 39 p., illus.
(T. B. 820T.) Price 10.
Machining and related characteristics of southern hardwoods. E. M. Davis,
Forest Service. 42 p., illus. (T. B. 824T.) Price 150.
This series carries the less technical and more informal material of the same general
nature as that in the Technical Bulletin series.
Control of insects attacking stored tobacco and tobacco products. W. D. Reed
and J. P. Vinzant, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 40 p.,
illus. (Cir. 6350.) Price 100.
Phloem necrosis. A virus disease of the American elm. Roger U. Swingle,
Bureau of Plant Industry. 8 p., illus. (Cir. 640C.) Price 50.
Toxic and repellent sprays for the control of elm bark beetles. R. R. Whitten,
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 12 p., illus. (Cir. 6-7C.)
This series includes those publications of a miscelianeous 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.
Flowering plants and ferns of Arizona. Thomas H. Kearney and Robert H.
Peebles, Bureau of Plant Industry and collaborators. 11069 p., illus. (M. P.
423M.) Price $2.00. For sale only.
SERVICE AND REGULATORY ANNOUNCEMENTS
Such notices of judgiieni, decisions, and instrue:ions 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 nccsssfary for them to have such inform
nmitini. to journals especially concerned, and to manufacturers and firms whose business is
aftfcted by the announcements.
Order amending regulations relating to meat inspection by adding definitions
for lard and rendered pork fat. Bureau of Animal Industry. (Amdt. 13
to B. A. I. Order. 211, rev.) '
Bureau of Animal Industry. Service and regulatory announcements. April
1942. Pp. 29-36. (S. R. A.-B. A. I. 420.) Price 50 each, 25C a year.'
AGRICULTURAL WAR INFORMATION
An emergency series of publications which discuss in nontechnical language food produc-
tion, nutrition, and related subjects pertaining to development of the Food for Freedom
11 ways to increase milk production. Food for Freedom. Folder.
1. Food for growth. Food for Freedom. Bureau of Home Economics, in co-
operation with Farm Security Administration. (AWI-1.) Folder.
SL-1. Lunches while school's out. Agricultural Marketing Administration.
Report of the Puerto Rico Experiment Station, 1940. 103 p., illus. Price 250.
Save your soil. Tree shelterbelts or windbreaks helpful on the northern Great
Plains. Soil Conservation Service. (Conservation Folder No. 12.)
Save your soil. Protection and care of farm woods. Soil Conservation Service.
(Conservation Folder No. 13.)
Save your soil. Tree planting to stabilize gullies and stream banks. Soil
Conservation Service. (Conservation Folder No. 14.)
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Indicate below, by numbers IN NUMERICAL ORDER, bulletins desired. In order to assure
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United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, D. C. List no more than five publica-
tions. 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
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Buletis Leaflets Other publications
Free distribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by purchase
or subscription from tlie Sulhrinienldent of Documents.
Agricultural situation. Vol. 26, No. 6, June 1941. Price 54 a copy; 500) a year,
domestic; 70 a year, foreign.2
A brief general summary of current conditions, irclutling pertinent statistics relating
to production, movement, consumption, and prices *if the important farm products.
Agriculture decisions. Vol. 1, No. 3, Mlurch 1-31; No. 4, April 1-30, 1942. Price
15c a copy; $1.50 a year.'
To make available to interested persons. in an orderly and accessible form, decisions
issued under regulatory laws administered in the Deparrlnllnt.
Agriculture in the Americas. Vol. 2, No. 6, June; No. 7, July, 1042. Illus.
Price 100 a copy; 750 a year, domestic; $1.20 a year, foreign.,
This new monthly publication of 1C pIaces i- desi-.'npd to present in lnliular style
agricultural decelounments in the Westeir IInili|ill.re. lpartiiilarly as tih r ivtff t r lie
economic relations of the American Itlpublii ,. 'JT'h subj,-.tr mn tt.r co(v't r. vrlriou ii li;ti;s
of inter-A m-rican trade, as well as .a ricliturllr itil'nis of importance in the progriIm flor
Crops and markets. Vol. 19, No. 5, May 1!414'. Price 104 a copy; 1.00 a ychr,
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign."
Statistics concerning crop and livestock estimates and market information; rpr"Orts
on supplies, stocks, coinnero'i l moiiiv.minnt. conditions, and prices of a;:rii iintural Ird-
ucts; and studies of prices and ldemnund. lioth foreign and domestic.
Experiment station record. Vol. 87, No. 1, July 1942. Price $1 per volume (2
volumes a year) consisting of 6 'ninthlly numbers and index; $1.75 per
volume, foreign. Single nuilnberr for sale only. Price l,5.2
A tech n ical review of scientific literature pier t i u i ni to agriculture.
Extension service review. Vol. 13, No. 6, June 1942. Illus. Price 10e a copy;
$1.00 a year, domestic; $1.40 a year, foreign.'
Issued monthly by the Extension Service, of which it is the ulli-.ial organ, fur the
distribution of administrative iinforniation.
Foreign agriculture. Vol. 6, No. 6, June 1192. Illus. Price 10( a copy; $1.00
a year, domestic; $1.00 a year, foreign.2
A 48-page monthly periodical cnntinini" articles on foreign government policies re-
lating to agriculture. foreign agricultural pr.idulinti in anid iintirnl:litlrinal trade in aIri-
cultural products. Tlie articles in g-eneral :are Ilie result of special research or field
investigations conducted by the office staff or commodity specialists of the Office of For-
eign Agricultural Ielations. Designed primarily for those who are interested in follow-
ing changes in foreign policies as they affect agriculture.
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Journal of agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year
foreign. Each issue, 150, domestic; 204, 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 bureau or
station for its staff, cooperators, and for such other distribution as can be made. Others
interested may purclmhse copies from the Superintendent of Documents. Washington,
D. C., at 5 each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
G-1247. (In Vol. 64. No. 4.) Further studies of cool storage and other factors affecting
the forcing performance of Easter lily bulbs. Philip Brierley and A. H. Curtis.
G-1249. (In Vol. 64. No. 8.) Effect of trace elements on growth of Aspergillus niger
with amino acids. Robert A. Steiu.erg.
G-1250. (In Vol. 64, No. 8.) Occurrence of the dwarf-red character in upland cotton.
Scott C. McMichael.
IlI.-76. (In Vol. 64. No. S.) Natural mode of entrance of fungi into corn ears and some
symptoms that indicate infection. Benjamin Koehler.
Wis.-132. (In Vol. 64, No. S.) Studies on the viroplasm hypothesis. James Johnson.
ol. 64, No. 12, June 15; Vol. 65, No. 1, July 1, 1942.
Land policy review. Vol. 5, No. 6, June 1942. Price 50 a copy; 500 a year,
domestic; 750, foreign.2
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. 10, June 1942. Price 10 a copy; 75
year, domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.2
Issued monthly by the Rurni Electrification Administration. A summary of rural
electrifica tion activiti-s and a clearing house for interchange of information pertaining
to utilization ot elect ic power in fa rin tasks.
Soil conservation. Vol. 7, No. 12, June 1942. 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.
SPayable to the Superintendent of Documents. Government Printing Office, Washington,
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