U.S. farm policy in perspective
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U.S. farm policy in perspective by Fred H. Sanderson

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Published by Brookings Institution Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Agricultural price supports -- United States.,
  • Agriculture and state -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementFred H. Sanderson.
SeriesBrookings General series reprint -- 393
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20679745M

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