Easier ways of handling ground feed on the farm

by R. H Baker

Publisher: Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station in Wooster, Ohio

Written in English
Published: Pages: 31 Downloads: 609
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  • Feeds,
  • Feed processing

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Cover title

StatementR.H. Baker, R.A. Bailey
SeriesResearch bulletin / Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station -- 724, Research bulletin (Ohio Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 724
ContributionsBailey, R. A
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. ;
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15226091M

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