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Animal welfare in poultry, pig and vealcalf production by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Agriculture Committee.

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English


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StatementAgriculture Committee. Vol.2, Minutes of evidence.
Series[HC] -- 406-II, Report / Agriculture Committee. Session 1980-81 -- 1st
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17466286M
ISBN 100100081312

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