Produced by officials of the Departments of Agricultural Technical Services and Agricultural Economics and Marketing and of the various Agricultural Control Boards.
|Contributions||South Africa. Dept. of Agricultural Technical Services., South Africa. Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Marketing.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||160 p. :|
|Number of Pages||160|
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