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Managing young dairy stock in California

by S. W. Mead

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Published by Division of Agricultural Sciences, University of California in [Berkeley, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feeding and feeds,
  • Dairy cattle,
  • Calves

  • Edition Notes

    StatementS.W. Mead and Magnar Ronning
    SeriesCircular / University of California, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station -- 497, Circular (California Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 497.
    ContributionsRonning, Magnar
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p. :
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25389303M

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