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Aeration and fumigation systems for tank and flat type grain storages by United States. Agricultural Marketing Service

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Written in English


  • Granaries,
  • Grain aeration,
  • Grain,
  • Storage,
  • Fumigation

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Statementprepared by Stored-Product Insects Section
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 1-6, leaves 7-14 :
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26460949M

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