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Sustainable gardening

Sustainable gardening

the Oregon-Washington master gardener handbook.

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Published by Washington State University Cooperative Extension, Oregon State University Extension Service in Pullman, WA, Corvallis, OR .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardening -- Oregon,
  • Sustainable agriculture,
  • Gardening -- Washington (State)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWashington State University. Cooperative Extension., Oregon State University. Extension Service.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 526 p. (loose-leaf) :
    Number of Pages526
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17591958M
    OCLC/WorldCa43321758

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