U.S. winter fresh tomato price and quantity projections for 1985
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economics, and Statistics Service, Available from National Technical Information Service] in Washington, D.C, [Springfield, Va. (5285 Port Royal Rd., Springfield, Va., 22161) .
Written in English


  • Tomatoes -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Crop yields -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Agricultural estimating and reporting -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementG.A. Zepp.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economics and Statistics Service.
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 39 p. :
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15247010M

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