Long-run projections of Bartlett pear prices and production
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Long-run projections of Bartlett pear prices and production by Donald Jay Ricks

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Published by Agricultural Experiment Station, Oregon State University in Corvallis .
Written in English


  • Pear -- Prices -- Oregon.,
  • Pear industry -- Economic aspects -- Oregon.

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Other titlesLong run projections of Bartlett pear prices and production.
Statement[Donald J. Ricks and John A. Edwards].
SeriesTechnical bulletin / Oregon State University, Agricultural Experiment Station -- 91., Technical bulletin (Oregon State University. Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 91.
ContributionsEdwards, John A.
The Physical Object
Pagination42 p. :
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18204148M

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