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economic analysis of large-scale land development for agriculture and forestry

Ward, J. T.

economic analysis of large-scale land development for agriculture and forestry

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Published by Lincoln College, University of Canterbury in Lincoln, N.Z.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture and state -- New Zealand.,
    • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- New Zealand.,
    • Forest policy -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] J. T. Ward and E. D. Parkes in association with M. B. Grainger and R. T. Fenton.
      SeriesAgricultural Economics Research Unit. Publication no. 27, Research report (Lincoln College (University of Canterbury). Agricultural Economics Research Unit) ;, no. 27.
      ContributionsParkes, E. D. joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1407 .C5 no. 27
      The Physical Object
      Pagination157 p.
      Number of Pages157
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5515103M
      LC Control Number73462541

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An economic analysis of large-scale land development for agriculture and forestry. [J T Ward; E D Parkes; M B Grainger; R Fenton; Lincoln College (University of Canterbury).

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