world agricultural situation

review of 1969 and outlook for 1970 by Donald Chrisler

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington, D.C

Written in English
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  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects.

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Statement[by Donald Chrisler].
SeriesForeign agricultural economic report -- no. 57
The Physical Object
Pagination22 p. :
Number of Pages22
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Open LibraryOL22423935M

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