Buss, Jessica
April 2002
Farmers Weekly;4/26/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 17, p54
Trade Publication
Provides information on new products for livestock management launched in Great Britain in April 2002. Contents of a Kommodore maize variety; Feed supplement from Harbro Farm Sales; Elements of a supplement for cow from Nutec.


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