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Micro-organisms in agriculture

Micro-organisms in agriculture

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Published by Blackwell Scientific for the Society forApplied Bacteriology in Oxford .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Mary Bateson, C.L. Benham and F.A. Skinner.
SeriesJournal of applied bacteriology -- vol. 61, Symposium series / Society for Applied Bacteriology -- 15
ContributionsBateson, Mary., Benham, C. L., Skinner, F. A. 1919-, Society for Applied Bacteriology.
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Open LibraryOL14243816M

Microorganisms, an international, peer-reviewed Open Access journal. Department of Biomedical Science and Pathology, Virginia–Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Tech, Prices Fork Road, Blacksburg, VA , USA.


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