Agroforestry for improved land use
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Agroforestry for improved land use ICRAF"s medium-term plan 1994-1998. by International Centre for Research in Agroforestry.

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Published by International Centre for Research in Agroforestry in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Tropics

Subjects:

  • International Centre for Research in Agroforestry.,
  • Agroforestry -- Tropics -- Planning.,
  • Land use, Rural -- Tropics -- Planning.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsS494.5.A45 I57 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. ;
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1075827M
LC Control Number93982212

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