2 edition of Economics of the U.S. meat industry found in the catalog.
Economics of the U.S. meat industry
Richard J. Crome
by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington, D.C
Written in English
|Statement||Richard J. Crom|
|Series||Agriculture information bulletin -- no. 545|
|Contributions||United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 112 p. :|
|Number of Pages||112|
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