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Economies of scale in turkey hatcheries

John R. Pedersen

Economies of scale in turkey hatcheries

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

  • Economic aspects,
  • Turkeys,
  • Hatcheries

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by John R. Pedersen]
    SeriesMarketing research report -- no. 719
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 41 p. :
    Number of Pages41
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25513304M

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