manual on vegetable seed production in Bangladesh by Manomohan Biswas. Director of Horticulture Research Centre, Bangladesh.

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Published by AVRDC-USAID-Bangladesh Project, Horticulture Research Centre, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute in Gazipur .

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  • Vegetables -- Seeds -- Harvesting -- Bangladesh -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Seed technology -- Bangladesh -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [116]-119).

Book details

StatementM.A. Rashid, D.P. Singh.
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
ContributionsSingh, D. P., of Horticulture Research Centre., AVRDC-USAID-Bangladesh Project.
LC ClassificationsSB324.75 R376 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination119 p. ;
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3338693M
LC Control Number2004329728

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