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Value of cooperative benefits to Southern dairy farmers by Carolyn Liebrand

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Cooperative Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Dairy farmers,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Milk trade,
  • Cooperative societies

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Edition Notes

StatementCarolyn Betts Liebrand, K. Charles Ling
SeriesACS research report -- no. 99
ContributionsLing, K. Charles, United States. Agricultural Cooperative Service
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p. :
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26367593M

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