Fertilizers in relation to soils and crop production
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Published by [s.n.] in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Fertilizers.

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Statementby R. Harcourt, A.L. Gibson.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 84721, Bulletin / Ontario. Dept. of Agriculture -- 223.
ContributionsGibson, A. L., Ontario. Dept. of Agriculture.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (20 fr.)
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21296158M
ISBN 100665847211

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