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1 edition of The fruit insect situation, 1931 found in the catalog.

The fruit insect situation, 1931

a radio talk by B.A. Porter, Bureau of Entomology, [U. S. Department of Agriculture]

by B. A. Porter

  • 58 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Control,
  • Orchards,
  • Management,
  • Radio scripts,
  • Spraying and dusting in agriculture,
  • Fruit,
  • Diseases and pests

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Entomology, WRC (Radio station : Washington, D.C.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 pages ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26409249M
    OCLC/WorldCa972898899

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