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Plant quarantine a primer for development workers by R. Black

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Published by Natural Resources Institute in Chatham Maritime .
Written in English


  • Plant quarantine.,
  • Food crops -- Diseases and pests -- Control.,
  • Phytopathogenic microorganisms -- Control.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementRobert Black and Anne Sweetmore.
ContributionsSweetmore, Anne., Natural Resources Institute.
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 41 p. :
Number of Pages41
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21569670M
ISBN 100859543978

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