Automation of Feeding and Milking: Production, Health Behaviour, Breeding Proceedings of the Eaap-Symposium of the Commissions on Animal Management (EAAP Publication) by J. Unshelm

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  • Animal husbandry,
  • Dairy Operation

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ContributionsG. Schonmuth (Compiler)
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Number of Pages62
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ISBN 109022009459
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