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Agronomy of grassland systems

by C. J. Pearson

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pastures.,
  • Grasses.,
  • Range management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 188-217) and index.

    StatementC.J. Pearson and R.L. Ison.
    ContributionsIson, R. L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB199 .P37 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 222 p. :
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1005772M
    ISBN 100521560101, 0521568897
    LC Control Number96045572

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