Studies of watermelon loading for rail shipment, 1953
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Studies of watermelon loading for rail shipment, 1953

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Watermelons,
  • Handling

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[by P.L. Breakiron, J.R. Winston and J. Kaufman]
SeriesMarketing research report -- no. 62
ContributionsWinston, John R. (John Robinson), b. 1890, Kaufman, Jacob, 1907-
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 27 p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25533811M

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