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5 edition of Crops on the farm found in the catalog.

Crops on the farm

by Ann Larkin Hansen

  • 209 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Abdo & Daughters Publ. in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crops -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Agriculture -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Farms -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Crops.,
  • Agriculture.,
  • Farms.

  • About the Edition

    Describes the main crops grown in the United States, the soil composition and climate conditions necessary for their growth, the development of hybrids, and the importance of caring for the land.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementAnn Larkin Hansen.
    SeriesCheckerbaord science library, The Farm
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB102 .H36 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL975400M
    ISBN 101562396250
    LC Control Number96012456
    OCLC/WorldCa34411099

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Get this from a library. Crops on the farm. [Ann Larkin Hansen] -- Describes the main crops grown in the United States, the soil composition and climate conditions necessary for their growth, the development of hybrids, and the importance of caring for the land.

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The edible portion may be a root, such as rutabaga, beet, carrot.