Northwest wheat farm income in a decade of change
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Northwest wheat farm income in a decade of change

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Published by Oregon State University, Cooperative Extension Service in [Corvallis, OR] .
Written in English


  • Wheat -- Economic aspects -- Northwest, Pacific.,
  • Farm income -- Northwest, Pacific.

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Statementprepared by Agricultural Economists, Oregon State University.
SeriesFS -- 174., Fact sheet (Oregon State University. Cooperative Extension Service) -- 174.
ContributionsOregon State University. Cooperative Extension Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet ([2] p.) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16133146M

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