Swine breeding research at the regional swine breeding laboratory by W. A. Craft

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Statementby W.A. Craft.
SeriesMiscellaneous publication / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 523, Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 523.
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Pagination14 p. :
Number of Pages14
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