2 edition of Marketing practices of growers of flowers and plants found in the catalog.
Marketing practices of growers of flowers and plants
1975 by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in Washington .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||[by Richard Hall and Stephen Raleigh].|
|Series||ERS ; 593|
|Contributions||Raleigh, Stephen Martin, 1904- joint author.|
|LC Classifications||SB443 .H34|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 42 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||42|
|LC Control Number||75601534|
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