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Cotton seed meal as a fertilizer by Edward H. Jenkins

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Published by Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station in [New Haven] .
Written in English

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Statement[by E.H. Jenkins and John Phillips Street]
SeriesBulletin / Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station -- no. 156, Bulletin (Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 156.
ContributionsStreet, John Phillips
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24638776M

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