Artificial insemination in livestock breeding.
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington .
Written in English


  • Artificial insemination.,
  • Domestic animals.

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Edition Notes

SeriesUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture. Circular, no. 567, Circular (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ;, no. 567.
LC ClassificationsSF871 .F7
The Physical Object
Pagination71 p.
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL238331M
LC Control Numberagr50000706

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