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Establishing and managing young apple orchards

Miklos Faust

Establishing and managing young apple orchards

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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Science and Education Administration in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Apples -- United States,
  • Fruit-culture -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Miklos Faust ; prepared by Science and Education Administration
    SeriesFarmers" bulletin ; no. 1897, Farmers" bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1897
    ContributionsUnited States. Science and Education Administration
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14839241M


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