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economics of beef production

John H. Rountree

economics of beef production

a report prepared for the Meat and Livestock Commission

by John H. Rountree

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Published by [Farm Management Section, University of Reading?] in [Reading?] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby John H. Rountree.
ContributionsMeat and Livestock Commission.
The Physical Object
Pagination85leaves ;
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20223647M

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An estimated , people have jobs in production and packing, importing operations, sales, packaging and direct distribution of meat and poultry products. Feeding the World. CHECK: The U.S. million metric tons (MT*) of beef and beef variety meat in Export value of beef and beef variety meat exports reached a record $ billion.   Beef Production focuses on the different aspects or sectors of beef production, elaborating different systems of production and development with reference to both technical and economic efficiency. This book discusses the position and possible developments in beef production, types of beef and beef carcass, factors affecting technical Book Edition: 1.


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