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Soils, irrigation, and horticulture, Central Washington

Soils, irrigation, and horticulture, Central Washington

a compilation of recent lectures prepared by the personnel of The Institute of Agricultural Sciences given at various short courses conducted by Community College Service in Central, Washington

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Published by Agricultural Education, School of Education, State College of Washington in Pullman, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural education -- Washington (State),
  • Irrigation -- Washington (State),
  • Horticulture -- Washington (State),
  • Agriculture -- Washington (State)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by C. Oscar Loreen.
    ContributionsLoreen, C. O., State College of Washington. School of Education., State College of Washington. Institute of Agricultural Sciences., Community College Service (Wash.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. :
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17609221M
    OCLC/WorldCa38927639

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