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**1977** by Agricultural Experiment Station, Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore .

Written in English

Read online- Frost -- Forecasting -- Economic aspects.,
- Bayesian statistical decision theory.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 63-64.

Statement | [Frank S. Conklin, Alan E. Baquet,and Albert N. Halter]. |

Series | Technical bulletin / Oregon State University, Agricultural Experiment Station -- 136., Technical bulletin (Oregon State University. Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 136. |

Contributions | Baquet, Alan E., Halter, Albert N., 1927- |

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Pagination | iv, 64 p. : |

Number of Pages | 64 |

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Open Library | OL16091991M |

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