Standard Descriptions of Vegetables Beets and Carrots - a Guide to Seed-Growers
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Standard Descriptions of Vegetables Beets and Carrots - a Guide to Seed-Growers

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Published .
Written in English

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Bound with CA1 DA2 26B73

SeriesCanada Dept. of Agriculture Bulletin - New Series -- 82
ContributionsRitchie, T.F.
The Physical Object
Pagination15 items
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25492280M

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