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Published by [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.

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  • Farm produce -- Grading -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Supersedes Agriculture handbook no. 157, issued by U.S. Agricultural Marketing Service, Marketing Information Division, under title: Grade names used in U.S. standards for farm products.

SeriesUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture. Agriculture handbook ;, no. 342, Agriculture handbook (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ;, no. 342.
ContributionsUnited States. Agricultural Marketing Service. Marketing Information Division.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9006 .A5 1967
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p.
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5166636M
LC Control Number74601664

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