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Natural resources and users benefit from the Conservation Reserve Program

Natural resources and users benefit from the Conservation Reserve Program

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, ERS-NASS [distributor in Washington, DC (1301 New York Ave. NW, Washington 20005-4788), Rockville, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conservation Reserve Program (U.S.),
  • Soil conservation -- United States.,
  • Soil erosion -- United States.,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- United States.,
  • Agricultural conservation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarc O. Ribaudo ... [et al.].
    SeriesAgricultural economic report -- no. 627.
    ContributionsRibaudo, Marc., United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination51 p. :
    Number of Pages51
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17674492M

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