Published 1987 by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Office of Advocacy and Enterprise in [Washington, D.C.?] .
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|Contributions||United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Office of Advocacy and Enterprise|
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|Pagination||25 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||25|
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