The Vertical Farm: Feeding the World in the 21st Century

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Report of the Commisioner of Agriculture for the Year 1867

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Report of the Manufacturers' Committee of the Chamber of

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The Agricultural Grasses and Forage Plants of the United

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Forage Plants and Their Culture (Classic Reprint)

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Annual Report of the Agricultural Experiment Station of the

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Address of Edward Atkinson of Boston, Massachusetts, Given

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Agriculture for Schools of the Pacific Slope

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Human Factors in Cotton Culture: A Study in the Social

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Muck crops;: A book on vegetable crops raised on reclaimed

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