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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Agriculture -- Research -- Economic aspects -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementCommittee to Review the Role of Publicly Funded Agricultural Research on the Structure of U.S. Agriculture, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources, National Research Council.
ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Committee to Review the Role of Publicly Funded Agricultural Research on the Structure of U.S. Agriculture.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS541 .P863 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 137 p. :
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3583584M
ISBN 100309076161
LC Control Number2002280920
OCLC/WorldCa49408353

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