Stimulating rural economies for the 2000"s

the challenge for rural manufacturing and tradeable services : proceedings of the 4th annual ARRG Conference, Goderich, Ontario, 21-23 October, 1992 by ARRG National Conference (4th 1992 Goderich, Ont.)

Publisher: Rural Development Institute, Brandon University in Brandon

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StatementA.M. (Tony) Fuller, editor ; with Paul Nichol and Shirley Dawe, editorial and conference co-ordinators ; Richard C. Rounds, ARRG series editor
SeriesARRG working papers series -- no. 4
ContributionsDawe, Shirley, Fuller, Anthony M., Nichol, Paul, 1963-, Agriculture and Rural Restructuring Group (Canada), Brandon University. Rural Development Institute
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 134 p. ;
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26573084M
ISBN 101895397227

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