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Pest control in commercial fruit plantings

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University of Illinois, College of Agriculture, Extension Service in Agriculture and Home Economics , Urbana, Ill
Control, Fruit, Diseases and
StatementDwight Powell, S.C. Chandler, and Victor W. Kelley
SeriesCircular (University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Extension Service in Agriculture and Home Economics) -- 678, Circular (University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Extension Service in Agriculture and Home Economics) -- 678.
ContributionsKelley, Victor W. (Victor Wendell), 1889-, Chandler, S. C. (Stewart Curtis), 1889-
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. :
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Open LibraryOL25069578M

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