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Washington asparagus production guide

Robert E. Thornton

Washington asparagus production guide

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Published by Washington State University Cooperative Extension in [Pullman?] .
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  • Asparagus

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    Statement[by Robert Thornton, William Ford, and Ray Dyck with assistance from the Washington Asparagus Growers Association].
    SeriesEB / Cooperative Extension, College of Agriculture, Washington State University -- EB 0997., Extension bulletin (Washington State University. Cooperative Extension) -- 997.
    ContributionsFord, William., Dyck, Ray., Washington Asparagus Growers Association.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination11 p. :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17609332M

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