Report on a field study of problems in agricultural transportation and marketing
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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Farm produce -- Transportation.,
  • Farm produce -- United States -- Marketing.,
  • Railroads -- United States -- Freight.

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Statementcompiled for the Subcommittee on Agricultural Production, Marketing, and Stabilization of Prices of the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, United States Senate.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Agriculture and Forestry. Subcommittee on Agricultural Production, Marketing, and Stabilization of Prices.
LC ClassificationsHE2321.F3 R45
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 155 p. ;
Number of Pages155
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5168192M
LC Control Number74603384

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