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Freeda Batz
Texas A&M
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James Gilley

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This 44 page Class Notes was uploaded by Freeda Batz on Wednesday October 21, 2015. The Class Notes belongs to AGSM 335 at Texas A&M University taught by James Gilley in Fall. Since its upload, it has received 60 views. For similar materials see /class/225897/agsm-335-texas-a-m-university in Agriculture Education at Texas A&M University.

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