TITLE

J.C. Banks bids farewell to OSU cotton career

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;6/3/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 14, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces the J. C. Banks had retired as a cotton specialist at the Oklahoma State University (OSU).
ACCESSION #
51363169

 

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