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Potato production in the Northeastern and North Central States. P. M. Lonm-
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Meatdehyratin. griclturl Rsearh Adinitraton. 6:j : fhus.(Ci
.. Engineering. 42 p., illus. (Farmers' Bulletin 195F.) Price .
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A .:atins Offlehydre, Washington 25, D. C. 46 re mitt.,
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Picking maturity of apples. Mark H. Haluer and 3. R. Magness. Bureau of
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S Saline soils, their nature and management. 0. Magistad and J. E. Christian-
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muns. (Circular 7070.) Price 100.
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S ... ."!~liN::l.,.* FARMERS BULLETIN
kke;;:ien P tig cotton-press damage. Office of Distribution anden Bureau of Plant In-
Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering. 8 p., illus. (Leaflet 241 L.)
lin soilslF thi nature- an maaeet 0. C. Maidan .E Crsin
Thie spruce budworm. 0. Brown. Burea u of lEntomology and Plant Quaran-
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(Miscellaneous Publication 554M.)
and related Mexican species. A. C.
M. McPhail, Bureau of Entomology
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;.,.., ,.. .. TECHNICAL BULLETIN
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Dairy and poultry market statistics, 1943.
Directory of the Meat Inspection Division.
Distribution. 45 p. Price 100.
Office of Distribution.
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Farm land values and the war. Prepared in the United States Department of
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Vanilla curing and its chemistry. Francisca E. Arana.
Station. 17 p., illus. (Puerto Rico Bulletin No.
Puerto Rico Experiment
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Wartime shifts in feed and livestock production with local area comparisons.
Worley S. Earp and Eileen McDonald. Agricultural Adjustment Agency.
45 p., illus. (ACP-145.) For administrative use.'
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The agricultural situation.
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Vol. 28, No. 10, October 1944.
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Agriculture decisions. Vol. 3, No. 6, June 1944; Vol. 3, No. 8, August 1944.
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Agriculture in the Americas.
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Bibliography of agriculture. Vol. 5, No. 4, October 1944.
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Vol. X, No. 11, October 1944.
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Extension service review. Vol. 15, No. 10, October 1944.
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Foreign agriculture. Vol. 8, No. 10, October 1944. Price 1
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Journal of agricultural research. Price $2.25 a year, domestic; $3.75 a year,
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Vol. 69, No. 7. October 1, 1944. Illus. Contents:
Factors influencing embryonation and survival of eggs of the stomach worm, Haemonchns
contortus (Key No. A-214). Doys A. Shorb.
Studies on the use of the point-quadrat method of botanical analysis of mixed pasture
vegetation (Key No. Mo.-14). William B. Drew.
Regression of insert density on distance from center of dispersion as shown by a study of
the smaller European elm bark beetle (Key No. K-333). F. M. Wadley and D. 0.
- Vol. 69, No. 8.
October 15, 1944.
The ring rot bacterium in relation to tomato and eggplant (Key No. Wis. 147).
Analysis of variation in Panicum virgatum (Key No. G-1815). Ellar L. Nielsen.
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Bionomics of the Lymnaeid snail, Stagnicola bulimoides Lechella, the intermediate host of
the liver fluke in southern Texas (Key No. A-219). Pp. 389-403, illus., from Vol. 69,
No. 10. 0. Wilford Olsen.
The fermentation of cigar-leaf tobacco as influenced by the addition of yeast (Key No.
U Pa.-70). Pp. 373-381, from Vol. 69, No. 9. M. F. Gribbins, D. E. Haley, and J. J.
Smut resistance in an allium species hybrid (Key No. G-1312). Pp. 1-8, from Vol. 69,
No. 1. J. C. Walker, H. A. Jones, and A. E. Clarke.
Some effects of the waxy and sugary genes on endosperm development in maize (Key
No. Wis.-146). Pp. 355-371, illus., from Vol. 69, No. 9. R. H. Andrew, R. A.
Brink, and N. P. Neal.
A study of the dormancy and germination of seeds of cercis canadensis. (Key No.
Okla.-31). Pp. 405-420. illus., from Vol. 69. No. 10. Michael Afanasiev.
Value of soybean meal prepared from damaged (bin-burned) soybeans as a feed for growing
swine (Key No. I11l.-79). Pp. 383-387, from Vol. 69, No. 9. J. L. Krider, B. W.
Fairbanks, and W. E. Carroll.
News for farmer cooperatives. Vol. 11, No. 7, October 1944. Price 100 a copy,
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Rural electrification news. Vol. 10, No. 2, October 1944. Price 100 a copy, 750
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Soil conservation. Vol. X, No. 4, October 1944. Price 100 a copy, $1.00 a year,
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.'
VETERANS AND THE LAND
While there is no way of knowing how many veterans want to buy farms,
letters received daily in the Department of Agriculture from men in the armed
forces and their families, reveal that considerable numbers are interested.
Reading matter sent out by the U. S. Department of Agriculture to inquiring
servicemen is calculated to give a realistic picture of farming to G. I.'s. The
- booklet "Shall I be a farmer?", recently issued by the department approaches
the subject in such a realistic manner.
After the first World War, many veterans were encouraged to settle on farms.
Some of them failed to make a success of farming, for a variety of reasons, among
which were: (1) they paid more for their land than it was worth and thus
incurred a debt load which the earning power of the land could not carry;
(2) they were sold farms too small for an adequate family living; (3) they were
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Individuals residing in foreign countries will be required to furnish remittance for the cost of
the publications selected, plus postage, amounting to one-third of the cost of the publications.
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sold land that was not suited to farming; or (4) they lacked the practiceka lij -
experience that is essential for most individuals to succeed in such ana .-
business as farming. ''''
There is no need to repeat these mistakes again after this war, since we w.
how to avoid them. Local communities can do a great deal to see to it ls:ita
veterans seeking farms are offered genuine opportunities and not mislj laats
buying land in undesirable units or at too high prices. One way to help. .0 ".
.,is to organize locally to bring veterans in touch with the county agricmla .'
agent and with experienced farmers who can give them sound advice O iW J .
they decide to buy or rent.. 7'. ., ; '3
When the serviceman has selected the county in which he wants to settle l. b'
should seek the advice and assistance of the county agricultural agent. The.. ,
county agent (usually located at the county seat) can help work out farm plan t
and give other advice about the particular farms that are for sale.
In most agricultural counties there is a County Advisory Committee to as6st
the county agent in helping returning servicemen. The Committee works cosy
with the county agent in advising veterans as to crops suitable for the cat : i
local farming practices, safe margin of indebtedness, leasing arrangementsQ:
the size of farm to support a family. Also, the county agent and the Comuii'b
can recommend the type of farm credit best suited to the veteran's lndiw p,
needs, and give information as to the sources of credit available in the ca ,lpW
whether it be for the purchase of the farm, improvement of the farm, mtlor '
stock and equipment. -
The serviceman must have been released from service before he can take .
advantage of the partial loan guaranty to be provided by the-Veterans' A&mb x
istration under the "G. I. Bill of Rights." This legislation- makes the Wo
War II veteran eligible for consideration for tenant purchase loans provltaiJ :y -:r
Title I of the Bankhead-Jones Farm Tenant Act of July 22, 1937. This bMl ":i: k
provides partial government guaranty of loans to veterans to buy farm 1d *4
livestock and equipment, or to improve farms. The guaranty can not exceed O ,,
percent of the loan, and the amount so guaranteed is not to exceed $2,000. .'
Regulations for administering this farm loan feature of the "G. I. Bill of Rights"
are being developed as rapidly as possible and will be given wide plibllc notice
when completed. Further information about this feature of the bill e4n be
obtained, as available, from the county agent, the local representative of local
government agencies, the nearest Regional Office of the Veterans' Administratiop,
or the United States Department of Agriculture, Washington 25, D. 0. ',
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