Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4

Editor: E H Lawson

Cover picture: Young cattle on a farm near Busselton, pictured by staff photographer John Feeney. A trial investigation dairy beef production from Friesian cattle on butterfat farms is reported in this issue.


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