survey of off-farm employment opportunities for Oregon farm families

by Keith B. Jenkins

Publisher: Agricultural Experiment Station, Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore

Written in English
Published: Pages: 24 Downloads: 394
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  • Oregon -- Rural conditions.

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Statement[Keith Jenkins].
SeriesStation bulletin / Agricultural Experiment Station, Oregon State University -- 591., Station bulletin (Oregon State University. Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 591.
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL18163294M

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