Published 1978 by Dept. of Agricultural Economics, University of Sydney in Sydney .
Written in EnglishRead online
Bibliography: p. 51-52.
|Statement||by J. P. Brien.|
|Series||Agricultural extension bulletin ;, no. 4|
|LC Classifications||PN5517.A4 B7|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||52 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||52|
|LC Control Number||80466518|
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