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Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Animal Industry-Continued.

The animal husbandry division..

The dairy division....

The inspection division.

The quarantine division.

The pathological division..

The biochemic division...

The zoological division..

The experiment station...

Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Plant Industry.

General work of the year....

Laboratory of plant pathology..

Pathological collections and inspection work.

Fruit disease investigations.....

Investigations in forest pathology.

Cotton and truck-crop diseases and sugar-plant investigations.

Soil bacteriology and water purification investigations....

Crop physiology and breeding investigations......

Acclimatization and adaptation of cotton, corn, and other crops.

Drug plant, poisonous plant, physiological, and fermentation investiga-

tions..

Agricultural-technology investigations...

Studies of plant fibers....

Taxonomic and range investigations.

Seed-testing laboratories...

Grain standardization.

Grain investigations.

Corn investigations...

Tobacco investigations...

Plant-nutrition investigations....

Dry land agricultural investigations..

Western agricultural extension..

Alkali and drought resistant plant breeding....

Physical investigations.....

Farm-management investigations...

Farmers' cooperative demonstration work..

Arlington experimental farm and horticultural investigations......

Pomological collections....

Field investigations in pomology.

Experimental gardens and grounds.

Foreign seed and plant introduction..

Forage-crop investigations...

Congressional seed distribution..

Report of the Forester......

Classification of expenditures.

Organization and personnel..

The National Forests..

Examination of lands under the Weeks law.

State and private cooperation..

Other investigations..

Miscellaneous....

Work for the ensuing year.

Report of the Chemist....

Food and drug inspection..

Drug investigations....

Report of the Chemist-Continued.

Studies of foods and food materials.....

Miscellaneous investigations

Special research work..

Publications and printing.

Clerical and business operations..

The principal projects planned for the fiscal year 1911-12..

Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Soils...

Progress of the soil survey.

Cooperation.....

Soil resources of the country..

The scope of application of the soil surveys...

Physical and chemical laboratory investigations..

Soil fertility investigations....

Soil-water investigations, 1910–11..

Need of larger appropriation for the Bureau of Soils..

Division of soil surveys..

Division of soil chemistry and physics.

Division of soil fertility....

Division of soil water and erosion...

Lines of work for which specific appropriations are desired.

Report of the Entomologist..

Work of the year......

Proposed work for the fiscal year 1912.

Plans for work recommended for the year ending June 30, 1913..

Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Biological Survey...

Work of the Biological Survey....

Increasing the number of native birds..

Woodpeckers.....

Birds of Arkansas..

Food of wild waterfowl.

Epidemic of wild ducks at Great Salt Lake

Alfalfa weevil.....

Ground squirrels...

Rodents in relation to reforestation.

Prairie dogs..

Moles......

Fur-bearing animals..

Cooperative work in relation to spotted fever..

Crawfish in relation to agriculture...

Biological investigations...

Importations....

Game protection.

Bird reservations..

National bison range.

Alaska......

Elk in Wyoming....

Information concerning game...

Cooperative work in game protection..

Plumage.......

Interstate commerce in game.

Outline of work for 1912.....

Economic ornithology and mammalogy

Geographic distribution....

Game protection..

Report of the Chief of the Division of Accounts and Disbursements...

Character of work.

Organization...

Work of the year....

Appropriations, expenditures, etc.

Lost checks...

Requisitions, letters, and requests...

Temporary special disbursing agents.

Mileage books.....

Combined accounts...

Appropriations, disbursements, and unexpended balances for the fiscal

year 1911.....

Buildings rented in the District of Columbia.

Estimates of appropriations.....

Fiscal affairs of the Forest Service..

Annual report of expenditures

Centralization of fiscal work...

The Weeks law.....

Condition of work in the division.

Finances of the department for 72 years

Report of the Editor ....

Summary.....

Work of the year....

Weather Bureau publications..

Expenditures for printing and binding.

Farmers' Bulletins.....

The Yearbook for 1910..

Revised editions of the horse and cattle books..

Number of publications issued during the past 21 years.

Sale of the department's publications

Departmental orders....

Editing...

Indexing..

Illustrating.....

Distributing publications.

Work of the division for 1912

Recommendations for 1913....

Use of our publications by schools and universities.

Publications for restricted areas...

A Farmers' Bulletin for each State...

About 100-page publications...

Remittances for publications...

Insufficient supply of Yearbooks.

Inconvenient and congested office rooms..

Report of the Chief of the Bureau of Statistics..

Introduction......

Crop-reporting system...

Organization....

New features in Crop Reporter...

Work of the assistant statistician.

Work of the office of the chief clerk.....

Work of the Division of Domestic Crop Reports.....

Work of the Division of Production and Distribution.

Work of the Division of Research and Reference....

Farm values and purchasing power of farm products...

Report of the librarian

General statement.

Staff meetings...

Rooms...

Library publications.

Agricultural libraries section of the American Library Association.

Use of the library

Interlibrary loans.

Accessions.....

Cataloguing and classification

Periodicals.

Binding...

Duplicates..

Translating.

Mailing lists and exchanges...

Bureau, division, and office libraries..

Appendixes ...

Report of the Director of the Office of Experiment Stations..

Introduction.....

Relations with agricultural experiment stations....

Relations with institutions for agricultural education.

Publications of the office......

Work for the Civil Service Commission.

Insular stations....

Irrigation investigations.

Work in the fiscal year 1912

Work in 1913. ...

Drainage investigations.

Drainage surveys.

Preliminary examinations and construction work..

General technical investigations..

Dissemination of information..

Work planned for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1912.

Work proposed for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1913.

Nutrition investigations.....

Report of the Director of the Office of Public Roads.

Work of the year.....

Object lesson and experimental roads.

Highway bridges and culverts.

Instruction in highway engineering.

Physical and chemical investigations of road materials..

Special inspection and advice...

Model systems-construction, maintenance, and administration..

Exhibits and road-improvement trains.

Lectures, addresses, and papers.

Photographic laboratory..

Statistical and economic investigations.

Library....

Publications...

Classified expenditures for 1911, by projects.

Outline of plans for the current year...

Plans and recommendations for 1913.

Report of the Solicitor.

Outline of office work...

Administration of acts of Congress.

Legal work for the Forest Service.

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Report of the Solicitor-Continued.

Page.

Miscellaneous cases...

797

Agreements for the several bureaus, offices, and divisions.

798

Patents for dedication to the public.....

801

Publications of the office.......

801

General and special orders issued by the Secretary of Agriculture during

the fiscal year 1911.....

801

Cases under the food and drugs act of June 30, 1906, reported for criminal

prosecution during the fiscal year 1911 and finally determined during the

year or pending in the courts at its close......

814

Cases under section 10 of the food and drugs act of June 30, 1906, reported

during the fiscal year 1911 and finally determined during the year or

pending in the courts at its close.....

834

Cases reported for criminal prosecution under the food and drugs act, June

30, 1906, prior to the fiscal year 1911, and terminated during the fiscal

year 1911....

847

Cases under section 10 of the food and drugs act of June 30, 1906, reported

prior to the fiscal year 1911, and finally determined during the fiscal year

1911........

857

Cases under section 2 of the food and drugs act of June 30, 1906, reported

to United States attorneys by collaborators of the department and finally

determined during the fiscal year 1911....

860

Cases under section 10 of the food and drugs act of June 30, 1906, reported

to United States attorneys by collaborators of the department during the

fiscal year 1911.....

861

Summary of suits under the 28-hour law resulting in judgment for the Gov-

ernment during the fiscal year July 1, 1910 to June 30, 1911.....

862

Violations reported to the Department of Justice pending or disposed of

during the fiscal year ended June 30, 1911.....

866

Cases under meat-inspection amendment of June 30, 1906, reported for

prosecution during the fiscal year 1911 and disposed of in that period.... 877

Cases referred to in previous reports, but which were not mentioned therein

as being closed......

878

Timber-trespass cases handled by the Solicitor during the fiscal year ended

June 30, 1911....

879

Occupancy-trespass cases handled by the Solicitor during the fiscal year

ended June 30, 1911..

881

Fire-trespass cases handled by the Solicitor during 'the fiscal year ended

June 30, 1911....

884

Grazing-trespass cases handled by the solicitor during the fiscal year ended

June 30, 1911.....

885

Claims cases.

889

Applications presented and pending for patents which were prosecuted by

the Solicitor for department employees during the fiscal year ended

June 30, 1911

948

Report of the appointment clerk.

949

Introduction......

949

Statistical information..

952

Establishment and growth of the Department of Agriculture.

956

Commissioners and Secretaries of Agriculture...

956

Positions for which competitive examinations were announced and held

by the Civil Service Commission for the United States Department of

Agriculture during the fiscal year ended June 30, 1911...

957

Deaths in the department during the fiscal year ended June 30, 1911. 958

List of principal officers of the United States Department of Agriculture,

July 1, 1911....

959

Index.....

967

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