Economics of American Agriculture
Prentice-Hall, 1974 - Agriculture - 504 pages
The production of farm products; Marketing farm products; Toward an understanding of farm prices; Farmers in the national and world economies; Human; material and financial resources of agriculture; Price-income policy problems.
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The Farm Marketing SystemWhat Is
The Changing Structure of Farm Markets
Marketing Services and Costs
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