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Published by American Society of Agronomy in Madison, Wis .
Written in English


  • Field crops.,
  • Field crops -- Quality.,
  • Field crops -- Storage.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementC. S. Hoveland, editor.
SeriesFoundations for modern crop science series
ContributionsHoveland, C. S.
LC ClassificationsSB185 .C76
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 276 p. :
Number of Pages276
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4101384M
ISBN 100891180354
LC Control Number80015859

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