Soil water monitoring & measurement

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Published by Washington State University Cooperative Extension, Oregon State University Extension Service, University of Idaho Cooperative Extension System, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in [Olympia, Wash.], [Corvallis, Or.], [Moscow, Idaho], [Washington, D.C.] .

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  • Irrigation water -- Measurement.

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Statementby Thomas W. Ley ... [et al.].
SeriesPNW -- 475., PNW (Series) -- 475.
ContributionsLey, Thomas W., Washington State University. Cooperative Extension., Oregon State University. Extension Service., University of Idaho. Cooperative Extension System., United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
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Pagination37 p. :
Number of Pages37
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Open LibraryOL16048700M

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