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Economic aspects of pasture improvement

M. G. Cook

Economic aspects of pasture improvement

a case study in the New England region of New South Wales

by M. G. Cook

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Published by Australian Govt. Pub. Service in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • New South Wales.
    • Subjects:
    • Pastures -- Economic aspects -- Australia -- New South Wales.,
    • Wool industry -- Australia -- New South Wales.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementM. G. Cook, J. M. Malecky.
      SeriesWool economic research report ;, no. 25
      ContributionsMalecky, J. M., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9908.C6 W6 no. 25, HD1641.A9 W6 no. 25
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 105 p. ;
      Number of Pages105
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5254159M
      ISBN 100642006121
      LC Control Number75327168
      OCLC/WorldCa1958506

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