The Influence of Demand and Supply Shift Factors on the South African Red Meat Industry

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Issue Date:
2001-06
Publication Type:
Journal Article
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/269289
ISSN:
0303-1853
Language:
English
Published in:
Agrekon, 40, 2
Page range:
249-258




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