Economic aspects of the mechanization of dairy farms
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Economic aspects of the mechanization of dairy farms by N. Kozyrev

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English

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StatementN. Kozyrev and N. Momotenko.
SeriesAgricultural mechanization -- 42
ContributionsMomotenko, N., United Nations. Economic Commission for Europe.
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Open LibraryOL13935499M

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