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Published by International Rice Research Institute in Los Ban os, Philippines .
Written in English


  • Rice -- Diseases and pests.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 54.

Statement[by] S. H. Ou.
ContributionsInternational Rice Research Institute.
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p., [7 plates] :
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14115644M

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