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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Economics, Statistics, and Cooperatives Service : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Rice -- United States -- Statistics

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Issued Aug. 1979

StatementShelby H. Holder, jr., Warren R. Grant
SeriesAgricultural economic report ; no. 433, Agricultural economic report -- no. 433
ContributionsGrant, Warren R., joint author, United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economics, Statistics, and Cooperatives Service
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 141 p. :
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13564494M

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