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Illinois wheat yields with nature"s fertilizers

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Published by University of Illinois Agricultural Experiment Station in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English


  • Wheat,
  • Fertilizers,
  • Crop yields

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Statementby Cyril G. Hopkins ... [et al.].
SeriesCircular (University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Agricultural Experiment Station) -- no. 229, Circular (University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Agricultural Experiment Station) -- no. 229.
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Pagination[2] p. ;
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Open LibraryOL25069576M

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