States Department of Agriculture
MONTHLY LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
chnical publications listed herein, unless indicated "For sale only," may
pplication to the United States Department of Agriculture, Washington,
Department's supply lasts. After this supply is exhausted, publications
the Superintendent of Documents, Governmemt Printing Office, Wash-
awe at the prices stated herein. His office is not a part of the Department
clnical material and periodicals is restricted.
ill be sent free on request made to the Office of Information, U. S.
ure, Washington, D. C.
t be sent free to foreign addresses, except when exchanges of pub-
'oreign correspondents should apply to Superintendent of Documents,
Methods of producing, baling, and
Food Distribution Administration.
re. Bess Viemn t Morrison, Bureau
ics. 26 p., illus i (F. B. 1873F., rev.)
30 p., illus.
of Human Nutrition
ents for the control of certain diseases of sorghum. R. W.
f Plant Industry, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering. 24 p.
T.) Price 100.
s of the leafhoppers of the genus Empoasca. F. W. Poos
aeeler, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. 51 p.,
T.) Price 150.
detection of mastitis bacteria in milk. W. T. Miller, Bureau
ry, 7 p., illus. (Cir. 672C.) Price 50.
in the United States. Arnold J. Ullstrup, Bureau of Plant
and Agricultural Engineering. 34 p., illus. (Cir. 674C.)
id its control. James M. Walter and Curtis May, Bureau
y, Soils, and Agricultural Engineering; and C. W. Collins,
mology and Plant Quarantine. 12 p., illus. (Cir. 677C.)
ie Western Hemisphere. Lyster H. Dewey, Bureau of Plant
ind Agricultural Engineering. 95 p., illus. (M. P. 518M.)
in dairy herd improvement associations, 1943. Bureau of
97 p., (M. P. 522M.) Price 150.
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine. Index to ser
announcements, 1942. Issued August 1943. 2 p. (S. R. t
Quarantine and other official announcements. Announce
Japanese beetle quarantine No. 48. Service and regulat
January-March 1943. Bureau of Entomology and
(S. R. A.-B. E. P. Q. 154.) 15 p.1
Regulations under the Packers and Stockyards Act, as amen
and regulations of the Secretary of Agriculture with ri
owners, market agencies, dealers, licensees, and packers.
tory announcements 164. Food Distribution Administ
F. D. A. 164.) 29 p.
Idaho, Blackfoot-Aberdeen. area. (No. 6, Series 1937.) 111
North Carolina, Henderson County. (No. 9, Series 7.) 6
Ohio, Lucas County. (No. 24, Series 1934.) 43 p., us. Pri
Bibliography on lice and man, with particular reference to
Mary E. Grinnell and Ina L. Hawes, Department Libr
Bull. 1.) Price 15.
Corn futures statistics. January 1940-September 1942.
Administration. 35 p. (CS-i.)
Physical land conditions in Tama County, Iowa. T. A. Bo
and R. R. Finley, Soil Conservation Wrvice. 44 p., illi
Survey No. 27.) Price 250. For sale only.
Plants for insecticides and rodenticides. A. F. Sievers, Bureo
Soils and Agricultural Engineering; and E. C. Higbee, O
cultural Relations. 20 p.) (F. A. Rpt No. 8.)
Report of the Puerto Rico Experiment Station, 1942. 29 p.
AGRICULTURAL WAR INFORMATION
Grass seed production. Bureau of Plant Industry, Soils, an
neering.- (AWI-43). Folder.
How to increase cottonseed oil production. Bureau of PI
and Agricultural Engineering. (AWI-46.) Folder.
Dried beans & peas in wartime meals. Bureau of Human I
Economics. Folder. (AWI-47.) Price 50 per copy; $
Legume seed production in the North. E. A. Hollowell, Burea
Soils, and[ Agricultural Engineering. 11 p. (AWI-49.)
Women's land army of the U. S. Crop Corps needs workers.
Victory farm volunteers of the U. S. Crop Corps need 500
Extension Service in Collaboration with Office of Educa
erment and private agencies. Folder. (AWI-52.)
Do you need additional farm help? War Food Adminis
Market your range cattle in the best condition. Fore
Victory gardeners can prevent earworms from entering tho
Service and Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantir
IThese may be obtained from the issuing bureau.
below, by numbers IN NUMTERICAL ORDER, bulletins desired. In order to assure
ivery detach this frank and return in stamped envelope to United States Department
ure, Office of Information, Washington, D. C. List no more than five publications.
D desired, please apply to Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office,
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D write your name and address plainly on reverse side of this form.
AWI Other publications
tribution of periodicals is definitely restricted. They may be obtained by purchase
option from the Sup.erintendent of Documents.
Lral situation. Vol. 27, No. 7, July 1943. Price 50 a copy; 50 a year,
stic; 700 a year, foreign.2
Ire decisions. Vol. 2, No. 5, May 1943. Price 150 a copy; $1.50 a year.'
ire in the Americas. Vol. 3, No. 6, June 194& Illus. Price 100 a copy;
i year, domestic; $1.20 a year, foreign.2
hut station record. Vol. 89, No. 2, August 1943. Price $1 per volume
plumes a year) consisting of 6 monthly numbers and index; $1.75 per
ne, foreign. Single numbers for sale only. Price 15 .2
i service review. Vol. 14, No. 7, July 1943. Illus. Price 10 a copy;
a year, domestic; $1.40 a year, foreign.2
agriculture. Vol. 7, No. 7, July 1943. Illus. Price IN a copy; $1.00
jr, domestic; $1.60 a year, foreign.2
f agricultural research. Price $3.25 a year, domestic; $4.75 a year,
n. Each issue, 150, domestic; 200, foreign. Separates, 5f, domestic;
reign. Not distributed free to individuals.
primary interest to agricultural scientists and advanced students only. Issued
volumes a year of 12 numbers each. Free distribution is limited to certain
ies and to institutions or departments doing research work.
rates. A small supply of each separate is given to the originating bureau or
)n for its staff. cooperators, and for such other distribution as can be made.
,s interested may purchase copies from the Superintendent of Documents, Wash-
n, D. C., at 50 each. The Office of Information has none for general distribution.
)1. 67. No. 1. July 1, 1943. Illus. Contents:
nical and other studies on mazzard cherry seedlings having excessive roots at the
Iar region (G-1273). E. A. Siegler.
veness against the California red scale of cube resins and nicotine in petroleum spray
(K-323). A. W. Cressnian.
ntiation of the two genetic factors for resistance to the hessian fly in Dawson wheat
,-328). W. B. Noble and C. A. Suneson.
)1. 67. No. 2. July 15, 1943. Illus. Contents:
reserves and their translocation to the crown buds as related to cold and drought
distance in alfalfa (G-1283). C. 0. Grandfield.
rd oils in crucifers and their relation to resistance to clubroot (Wis.-142). Mark
Stahmann, Karl Paul Link, and J. C. Walker.
of change of temperature on relative toxicity of rotenone and phenol (K-324).
r farmer cooperatives. Vol. 10, No. 4. July 1943. Price 100 a copy;
I a year, domestic."
!ctrification news. V61. 8, No. 11, July 1943. Price 100 a copy; 750 a
domestic; $1.50 a year, foreign.
ervation. Vol. 9, No. 1, July 1943. Price 10 a copy; $1 a year, domes-
$1.50 a year, foreign2
.e to the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington,
e obtained from Farm Credit Administration, Kansas City, Mo.
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HOME FOOD PRESERVAI
The Department of Agriculture is now in the midst of
on home food preservation. This is -a natural follow-ur
Campaign and is being handled as a part of that c
Millions of victory gardeners who are growing
this year are likely to find that they have grown more o
can consume in the fresh condition and are, therefore, Ii
information on various methods of home food prese
include canning, storing, drying, brining, and pickling.
Canning is the most widely used of these methods
Department has published information on this subject.
mation has been condensed, brought up to date, and L
Wartime Canning of Fruits, Vegetables. Copies are avw
Storage is another method commonly used to save v
the winter. If proper conditions are present, storage is
to save food. The old publication on this subject has r
reissued as Farmers' Bulletin 1939, Home Storage of V
gives detailed directions for storing all of the vegetab
storage under home conditions. It is also free upon req
Drying is one of the oldest methods of preserving food
War there was considerable interest in drying fruits an
and this interest has persisted in certain sections of the
is favorable for outdoor drying. Since our entry intqtl
been a tremendous interest in commercial dehydration V
This interest has also created a demand for simple metb
home. To meet the need for information on this sn,
just issued a folder-AWI-59, Oven Drying-One Way
Surplus. This folder gives directions for drying foods
perature can be controlled. Farmers' Bulletin 1918. I
Meal., has been completely revised and will soon be
tions for making three different kinds of home-made
lished as Farmers' Bulletin 1918 and will be sent fre
it is received from the press.
Brining and salting have also been in use for
are much the same except that in brinbv- salt is J
brine. For salting, dry salt is used. e older met
relatively large amounts of salt, which made it ueeE
several hours before cooking. Recent research by the D
with the North Carolina Agricultural xperimenttat
vegetables may be brined or salted with a small amoun
pared by this method require little or io si
amounts of vitamins and minerals that would ordini
longed soaking. A new Farmers' Bulletin 1932 gives (
salting a large number of vegetables.* This bulletin, i
Vegetables by Salting or Brining, Is in press. There b
Bulletin 1438, Making Fermented Pic kl Copies are f
a. S. @vi