Technical guideline for cereal seed testing.



Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome

Written in English
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  • Grain -- Seeds -- Testing.

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Bibliography: p. 97.

ContributionsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
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LC ClassificationsSB189.55 .T43 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 126 p. :
Number of Pages126
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Open LibraryOL2947259M
ISBN 109251014361
LC Control Number84187493

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