by Cooperative Extension Service, Washington State University in Pullman .
Written in English
|Series||Extension mimeo -- 2690., Extension mimeo (Washington State University. Cooperative Extension) -- 2690.|
|Contributions||Washington State University. Cooperative Extension Service.|
|The Physical Object|
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