Published 1994 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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|Statement||by Thomas W. Ley ... [et al.].|
|Series||PNW -- 475., PNW (Series) -- 475.|
|Contributions||Ley, Thomas W., Washington State University. Cooperative Extension., Oregon State University. Extension Service., University of Idaho. Cooperative Extension System., United States. Dept. of Agriculture.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||37 p. :|
|Number of Pages||37|
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