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Science and education issues

United States. National Agricultural Research and Extension Users Advisory Board.

Science and education issues

a midyear report of citizen concerns and recommendations for American agricultural research, teaching, and extension

by United States. National Agricultural Research and Extension Users Advisory Board.

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Published by The Board in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Dept. of Agriculture.,
  • Agriculture -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States.,
  • Agricultural extension work -- United States.,
  • Agriculture -- Research -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNational Agricultural Research and Extension Users Advisory Board.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 50 p. ;
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17644221M


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