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Approaches to sustainable agriculture

Paul Tisdall

Approaches to sustainable agriculture

seven case studies

by Paul Tisdall

  • 108 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Science Council of Canada in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable agriculture -- Canada -- Case studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Text in English and French, with French on inverted pages.

    Other titlesSept visages de l"agriculture durable
    StatementPaul Tisdall.
    ContributionsScience Council of Canada.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31, 32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13549602M

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