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Published by Agricultural Research Center, Washington State University in [Pullman] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cattle trade -- Northwest, Pacific

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRaymond J. Folwell, Ronald C. Mittelhammer, Nancy Boettcher.
SeriesResearch bulletin / Washington State University, Agricultural Research Center -- XB 0927., Research bulletin (Washington State University. Agricultural Research Center) -- 927.
ContributionsMittelhammer, Ronald C., Boettcher, Nancy., Washington State University. Agricultural Research Center.
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p. ;
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17541340M
OCLC/WorldCa10691796

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