Pennsylvania"s food and agricultural industry through the 1980s, Dairy industry.
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Pennsylvania"s food and agricultural industry through the 1980s, Dairy industry. by Samuel A. Dum

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Published by College of Agriculture, Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, Pennsylvania State University in University Park, Pa .
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  • Dairy products -- Pennsylvania.,
  • Dairying -- Pennsylvania.

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ContributionsJohnstone, William F., Smith, Blair J., Pennsylvania State University. Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology.
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. :
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14209291M

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