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Changes in U.S. Agriculture and emerging issues for legislation in the 1990"s

Kathryn L. Lipton

Changes in U.S. Agriculture and emerging issues for legislation in the 1990"s

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in [Washington, DC] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture and state -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKathryn L. Lipton.
    SeriesAgriculture information bulletin -- no. 584.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15269738M

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