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Vegetable seed technology

Raymond A. T. George

Vegetable seed technology

a technical guide to vegetable seed production, processing, storage, and quality control

by Raymond A. T. George

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Published by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vegetables -- Seeds.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTechnical guidelines for vegetable seed technology.
    Statementby Raymond A.T. George.
    ContributionsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB324.75 .G46 1980
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 170 p. :
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3876428M
    ISBN 109251010242
    LC Control Number81201055

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