Agricultural production, marketing, and price policy in India a study of pulses by S. S. Acharya

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Study conducted in Rajasthan State.

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StatementS.S. Acharya.
LC ClassificationsHD9235.L373 I43 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 506 p. :
Number of Pages506
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2166559M
ISBN 108170990785
LC Control Number88903753

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