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Crop growth and culture

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Published by Iowa State University Press in Ames .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Growth (Plants),
  • Agriculture

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] Roger L. Mitchell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK731 .M57
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 349 p.
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5305267M
    ISBN 100813803772
    LC Control Number72088006


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