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Beekeeping in the Midwest

by Elbert R. Jaycox

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Published by University of Illinois, College of Agriculture, Cooperative Extension Service. in Urbana-Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bee culture -- United States -- Middle West.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBeekeeping in Illinois.
    StatementElbert R. Jaycox.
    SeriesCircular -- 1125
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF523
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22229790M
    ISBN 100252006380
    OCLC/WorldCa2708275

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