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Upgrading of crops and by-products by chemical or biological treatments

Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

Upgrading of crops and by-products by chemical or biological treatments

proceedings of a seminar held in London, 8 April 1981.

by Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

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Published by H.M.S.O in (London) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Organized by the Agricultural Development and Advisory Service, MAFF, the Agricultural Research Council and the ChiefScientist"s Group, MAFF.

ContributionsGreat Britain. Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. Chief Scientist"s Group., Agricultural Development and Advisory Service., Agricultural Research Council (Great Britain)
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 54 p.
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19421263M

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