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Are You Doing Your Best At Transporting Cull Dairy Cows to Market

@inproceedings{SchwartzkopfGenswein2015AreYD,
  title={Are You Doing Your Best At Transporting Cull Dairy Cows to Market},
  author={K. Schwartzkopf-Genswein and Agri-food Canada and S. Ave and Lethbridge Ab},
  year={2015}
}

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