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Sheep research program

progress report no. 1

by Roman L. Hruska U.S. Meat Animal Research Center

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Published by Agricultural Research Service, North Central Region, Mid-Great Plains Area in Clay Center, Neb .
Written in English

  • United States,
  • Sheep industry,
  • United States. Agricultural Research Service,
  • Research

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoman L. Hruska U.S. Meat Animal Research Center
    SeriesAgricultural reviews and manuals. ARM-NC -- 16, Agricultural reviews and manuals -- 16.
    ContributionsUnited States. Science and Education Administration. Mid-Great Plains Area, University of Nebraska (Lincoln campus). Agricultural Experiment Station
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 47 pages ;
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26405846M

    Nearly 50 years of continuous publication of the Sheep Production Handbook – the primary reference book on sheep production. Led the collaborative effort to develop the Sheep Safety and Quality Assurance program for producers to implement and document their commitment to growing and marketing safe, high-quality products. Ph.D. in Business Administration, University of Cincinnati () Dr. Sheep publishes research in organizational and individual identity, organizational paradox, creativity and innovation, work-home balance, business ethics, and the communicative constitution of organizations. The Texas AgriLife Extension sheep and goat specialists conduct adult and youth educational programs to help Texans learn more about sheep and goat production. Students in the sheep and goat program can take advantage of research information and faculty who are based out of the Texas A&M University campus in College Station, and also the Texas.

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