4 edition of Vegetable seed technology found in the catalog.
Vegetable seed technology
Raymond A. T. George
1980 by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome .
Written in English
|Other titles||Technical guidelines for vegetable seed technology.|
|Statement||by Raymond A.T. George.|
|Contributions||Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.|
|LC Classifications||SB324.75 .G46 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 170 p. :|
|Number of Pages||170|
|LC Control Number||81201055|
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