Principal soils of Iowa
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Principal soils of Iowa by Iowa State University. Dept. of Agronomy.

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Published by Iowa State University of Science and Technology, Cooperative Extension Service in Ames .
Written in English



  • Iowa.


  • Soils -- Iowa.

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Statement[by] Dept. of Agronomy. [Prepared by] W. R. Oschwald [and others]
SeriesSpecial report no. 42
ContributionsOschwald, W. R.
LC ClassificationsS599.I8 I6
The Physical Object
Pagination76 p.
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5637860M
LC Control Number68065901

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