Organic Agriculture A Global Perspective

Taji, Acram, Reganold, John

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AUTHOR
Taji, Acram, Reganold, John
DATE
2006
ISBN
9780801445248
LANGUAGE
ENGLISH
FILE FORMAT
7,38 MB
FORMAT
FB2 EPUB PDF

BOOK DESCRIPTION

Paul Kristiansen teaches agricultural systems at the University of New England (Australia) Acram Taji teaches plant sciences at the University of New England (Australia) John Reganold is Regents Professor of Soil Science at Washington State UniversityTaji, Acram is the author of 'Organic Agriculture A Global Perspective', published 2006 under ISBN 9780801445248 and ISBN 0801445248.

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