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An Assessment of the biotechnology/agribusiness industry

An Assessment of the biotechnology/agribusiness industry

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Published by Technomic Pub. Co. in Lancaster, Pa., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural industries -- Technological innovations -- United States.,
    • Agricultural innovations -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
    • Biotechnology industries -- United States.,
    • Genetic engineering industry -- United States.,
    • Crops -- Genetic engineering -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
    • Livestock -- Genetic engineering -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
    • Market surveys -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsTechnomic Publishing Company.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9005 .A87 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination152 p. :
      Number of Pages152
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2131097M
      ISBN 100877625999
      LC Control Number88194935


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