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Beef cattle performance testing

Beef cattle performance testing

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Published by Cooperative Extension Service, College of Agriculture, Washington State University in Pullman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beef cattle -- Performance records

  • Edition Notes

    GenrePerformance records.
    SeriesExtension mimeo -- 2995., Extension mimeo (Washington State University. Cooperative Extension) -- 2995.
    ContributionsWashington State University. Cooperative Extension Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 leaves.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17612104M
    OCLC/WorldCa41808004


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