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On the effect of various fertilizers on some well-known farm crops by O. W. Dynes

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Published in [Ithaca, N. Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Fertilizers.,
  • Field crops

Book details:

Edition Notes

Minor thesis (M.S in Agriculture)- Cornell Univ., Sept. 1912.

The Physical Object
Pagination[38]l.
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24169944M
OCLC/WorldCa63348896

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