by Economic Research Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington .
Written in English
|Series||Agricultural economic report ;, no. 376|
|Contributions||United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.|
|LC Classifications||HD1751 .A91854 no. 376, S619.E53 .A91854 no. 376|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 39 p. :|
|Number of Pages||39|
|LC Control Number||77604345|
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