Drying and storing grains, seeds and pulses in temperate climates
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Published by Institute for Storage and Processing of Agricultural Produce (IBVL) in Wageningen,(Netherlands) .
Written in English


  • Grain -- Drying.,
  • Grain -- Storage.,
  • Seeds -- Drying.,
  • Seeds -- Storage.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 328-333.

StatementJ. Kreyger.
SeriesPublikatie - Institute for Storage and Processing of Agricultural Produce (IBVL) ; 205
The Physical Object
Pagination333 p. :
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18770778M

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