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Food crops

Binayak Rajbhandari

Food crops

agro-ecology and modern agro-techniques

by Binayak Rajbhandari

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Published by Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences & Technology in Kathmandu .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-260) and index.

StatementBinayak P. Rajbhandari, Gopal Datt Bhatta.
ContributionsBhatta, Gopal Datt., Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences & Technology (Kathmandu, Nepal)
The Physical Object
Pagination266 p. :
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23863690M
ISBN 109789937210928
LC Control Number2009310102
OCLC/WorldCa436387300

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