Experiments in steer feeding in Manitoba
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Experiments in steer feeding in Manitoba a summary of tests at the Experimental Farm, Brandon, Manitoba, from 1892-1912

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Published by Dept. of Agriculture in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Cattle -- Feeding and feeds.,
  • Beef cattle -- Feeding and feeds.

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Statementby W.C. McKillican.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 83625, Bulletin / Dominion Experimental Farms and Stations (Canada) -- 2nd series, no. 13.
ContributionsDominion Experimental Farms and Stations (Canada)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (16 fr.)
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19188650M
ISBN 100665836252

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