Natural resources and the environment community development issues : proceedings of the 54th annual Professional Agricultural Workers Conference : December 5-7, 1996, Tuskegee University by Professional Agricultural Workers Conference (54th 1996 Tuskegee University)

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Published by College of Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Sciences, George Washington Carver Agricultural Experiment Station, Cooperative Extension Program, Center for Continuing Education, Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Ala .

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Other titlesProceedings of the 54th annual Professional Agricultural Workers Conference
Statementedited by Ntam Baharanyi, Robert Zabawa, and Walter Hill.
ContributionsBaharanyi, Ntamulyango, 1950-, Zabawa, Robert Eugene, 1956-, Hill, Walter A., 1946-, Tuskegee University.
LC ClassificationsHN90.C6 P76 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 321 p. :
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL704501M
ISBN 101891196006
LC Control Number97060977

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