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Published by Dept. of Natural Resources, Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled and edited by Beth O. Floyd and James P. Lassoie.
SeriesNatural resources research and extension series -- no. 30., Publication -- no. 2., Publication (Cornell University. Agroforestry Study Group) -- no. 2.
ContributionsFloyd, Beth O., Lassoie, J. P., New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Dept. of Natural Resources.
The Physical Object
Pagination77 p.
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21136185M

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