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Trends for major California crops yields, acreages, and production areas by Gerald W. Dean

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Published by Division of Agricultural Sciences, University of California in [Berkeley, Calif.] .
Written in English


  • Field crops,
  • Agriculture

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StatementGerald W. Dean and C.O. McCorkle
SeriesCircular / Division of Agricultural Sciences, University of California -- 488, Circular (California Agricultural Experiment Station) -- 488.
ContributionsMcCorkle, Chester O.
The Physical Object
Pagination86 p. :
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25389381M

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