How women help their farmer co-ops
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Published by Farmer Cooperative Service, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Cooperative Agriculture

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Edition Notes

Statementby Oscar R. LeBeau and John H. Heckman
SeriesFCS circular -- 15
ContributionsHeckman, John H. (John Howard), 1898-
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 43 p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25581302M

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