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4 edition of A graphic summary of American agriculture found in the catalog.

A graphic summary of American agriculture

based largely on the census of 1920

by O. E. Baker

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- United States -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby O.E. Baker ...
    GenreStatistics.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100, [2] p.
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14010250M
    OCLC/WorldCa12041055

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    The Garden of Eden has long since gone. Somewhere in Mesopotamia in the 8th millennium B.C. a cultural and technical revolution took place . For nearly a century, scientific advances have fueled progress in U.S. agriculture to enable American producers to deliver safe and abundant food domestically and provide a trade surplus in bulk and high-value agricultural commodities and foods. Today, the U.S. food.

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