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New industrial uses, new markets for U.S. crops

Jonathan Harsch

New industrial uses, new markets for U.S. crops

status of technology and commercial adoption

by Jonathan Harsch

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Published by The Service in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crops -- United States -- Marketing,
  • Crops -- Technological innovations -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Jonathan Harsch for U.S. Department of Agriculture, Cooperative State Research Service, Office of Agricultural Materials
    ContributionsUnited States. Cooperative State Research Service. Office of Agricultural Materials
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 79 p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13616253M
    OCLC/WorldCa29534925

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