enquiry into the relationships between changes in over-all productivity and real net return per farm, and between changes in total output and real gross return, Canadian agriculture, 1926-1957. by Siepko Hendrik Lok

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  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Canada,
  • Farm income -- Canada

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