A Survey of technology transfer in agriculture in Asia and the Pacific.

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  • Pacific Area.


  • Agriculture -- Technology transfer -- Asia.,
  • Agriculture -- Technology transfer -- Pacific Area.,
  • Technology transfer -- Asia.,
  • Technology transfer -- Pacific Area.,
  • Agricultural innovations -- Asia.,
  • Agricultural innovations -- Pacific Area.

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Other titlesTechnology transfer in agriculture in Asia and the Pacific.
ContributionsAsian Productivity Organization.
LC ClassificationsS494.5.I5 S92 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination301 p. :
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1519982M
ISBN 109283320883
LC Control Number93206621

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