Soil and plant analysis a laboratory manual of methods for the examination of soils and the determination of the inorganic constituents of plants by Clarence Sherwood Piper

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Published by The University of Adelaide in Adelaide .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Soils -- Analysis.,
  • Plants -- Chemical analysis.

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Statementby C. S. Piper.
ContributionsWaite Agricultural Research Institute.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsS593
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Paginationxiv, 368 p. :
Number of Pages368
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Open LibraryOL19845468M
LC Control Number44024934

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