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Pig management scheme results for 1985

R. F. Ridgeon

Pig management scheme results for 1985

by R. F. Ridgeon

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Published by Agricultural Economics Unit, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge in Cambridge (19 Silver Street, Cambridge CB3 9EP) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swine -- England -- Breeding -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementR.F. Ridgeon.
    SeriesAgricultural enterprise studies in England and Wales. Economic report -- no.96, Agricultural enterprise studies in England and Wales -- no.96.
    ContributionsUniversity of Cambridge. Agricultural Economics Unit.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36p. :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19311558M

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