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Soil culture primer a plain and practical discussion of the relation of plants to the soil and the principles of growth; the laws governing the movement of water in the soil and its evaporation from the surface by Campbell, Hardy Webster

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Published by Campbell soil culture pub. co. in Lincoln, Neb .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Soils.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementand the principles of the conservation of soil moisture by cultivation,
ContributionsHaste, Richard A., [from old catalog] ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB110 .C3
The Physical Object
Pagination108 p.
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24140733M
LC Control Number14015807

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