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Published by ISNAR in The Hague, The Netherlands .
Written in English



  • Honduras.


  • National agricultural research systems -- Honduras.

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Edition Notes

StatementMario Contreras.
SeriesStudy paper,, #4, Study paper (International Service for National Agricultural Research), #4.
ContributionsInternational Service for National Agricultural Research.
LC ClassificationsS542.H8 C66 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 46 p. :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3542492M
LC Control Number2001515546

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