Fertilizers and Crops: Or, The Science and Practice of Plant-feeding; a Presentation of Facts, Giving Practical Methods for Using Fertilizers in Crop Growing, with Special Emphasis on the Reasons Underlying Their Use, and on the Conditions of Their Greatest Efficiency
Orange Judd Company, 1912 - 734 páginas
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Página 733 - First Book," and will be found especially valuable to those who desire an introduction to the subject, and who intend to do subsequent reading. Illustrated. 5x7 inches. 265 pages. Cloth. Net, $1.00 The Study of Corn By PROF. VM SHOESMITH. A most helpful book to all farmers and students interested in the selection and improvement of corn. It is profusely illustrated from photographs, all of which carry their own story am' contribute their part in making pictures and text matter a clear, concise and...
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