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Controlling pests and diseases

by Patricia S. Michalak

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Published by Rodale Press, Distributed in the book trade by St. Martin"s Press in Emmaus, PA, [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Garden pests -- Control.,
  • Plant diseases.,
  • Organic gardening.,
  • Plants, Protection of.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementtext by Patricia S. Michalak ; insect and disease guide by Linda A. Gilkeson.
    SeriesRodale"s successful organic gardening
    ContributionsGilkeson, Linda A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB974 .M53 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1398505M
    ISBN 10087596611X, 0875966128
    LC Control Number93006103

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