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Final report on investigations on the water relations of crops and grass on chalksoils

A. H. Bunting

Final report on investigations on the water relations of crops and grass on chalksoils

by A. H. Bunting

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Published by University of Reading, Department of Agricultural Botany in [Reading] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby A.H. Bunting and J.F. Elston.
ContributionsElston, J F., University of Reading. Department of Agricultural Botany.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13707896M

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