2 edition of Approaches to sustainable agriculture found in the catalog.
Approaches to sustainable agriculture
Text in English and French, with French on inverted pages.
|Other titles||Sept visages de l"agriculture durable|
|Contributions||Science Council of Canada.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||31, 32 p. :|
|Number of Pages||32|
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