5 edition of A greener agriculture found in the catalog.
A greener agriculture
D. M. Jayaratne
Collection of speeches by the author with focus on Sri Lanka; some presented at various conferences and workshops.
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|Pagination||xv, 143 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||143|
|LC Control Number||2006542274|
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