Judging crop quality by George Harlan Dungan

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Published by Interstate] in [Danville, Ill .

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Statementby George H. Dungan and Oren E. Bolin.
ContributionsBolin, Oren E., joint author.
LC ClassificationsSB186 .D8
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL238210M
LC Control Numberagr50000063

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