Weed control in U.S. rice population
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Published by Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Rice -- United States,
  • Weeds -- Control -- United States

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Edition Notes

StatementRoy J. Smith, Jr, Wayne T. Flinchum, Don E. Seaman
SeriesAgriculture handbook ; no. 497, Agriculture handbook (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 497
ContributionsFlinchum, Wayne T., joint author, Seaman, Don E., joint author, United States. Agricultural Research Service, Arkansas. Agricultural Experiment Station, Fayetteville, California Agricultural Experiment Station, Texas Agricultural Experiment Station
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 78 p.:
Number of Pages78
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13564288M

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