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Beef production in Nigeria Proceedings of the National Conference on Beef Production, July 1982, Kaduna, Nigeria by

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Published by National Animal Production Research Institute .
Written in English


  • Beef cattle,
  • Congresses,
  • Nigeria

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages641
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9191908M
ISBN 109782364002
ISBN 109789782364005

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