Australian winter field pea diseases and their control in the south
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Australian winter field pea diseases and their control in the south

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Peas,
  • Diseases and pests

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Edition Notes

Statementby J.L. Weimer
SeriesCircular / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 565, Circular (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 565.
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25518587M

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