Managing livestock wastes

proceedings 3rd International Symposium on Livestock Wastes-1975, April 21-24, 1975, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois.
  • 631 Pages
  • 1.85 MB
  • English
American Society of Agricultural Engineers , St. Joseph, Mich
Animal waste -- Congresses., Farm manure -- Congre
SeriesASAE publication -- PROC-275
ContributionsAmerican Society of Agricultural Engineers.
LC ClassificationsTD929 .I57 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 631 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22247468M
ISBN 100916150003

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