Joint workshop, willow breeding and biotechnology development activities

Long Ashton Research Station, Long Ashton, Bristol, BS18 9AF, United Kingdom, 28 September-6 October 1988.

Publisher: Long Ashton Research Station in [Long Ashton, Bristol, UK

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Other titlesWillow breeding and biotechnology development activities, Proceedings of the International Energy Agency Task II joint workshop
ContributionsInternational Energy Agency Bioenergy Agreement. Task II--Biomass Growth and Production Technology, Long Ashton Research Station.
LC ClassificationsSD397.W5 I58x 1988
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Pagination155 p. :
Number of Pages155
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Open LibraryOL21789894M

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