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Research to meet U.S. and world food needs report of a working conference, sponsored by the Agricultural Research Policy Advisory Committee (ARPAC), Kansas City, Missouri, July 9-11, 1975 by Working Conference on Research to Meet United States and World Food Needs (1975 Kansas City, Mo.)

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Published by Agricultural Research Policy Advisory Committee in [Washington?] .
Written in English


  • Food consumption,
  • Research,
  • Agriculture,
  • Food supply,
  • Congresses

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ContributionsUnited States. Agricultural Research Policy Advisory Committee
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Open LibraryOL26496618M

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