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close this bookBetter Farming Series 02 - The Plant: the Stem; the Buds; the Leaves (FAO - INADES, 1976, 30 p.)
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View the documentPreface
View the documentPlan of work
close this folderThe stem
View the documentWhere is the stem?
View the documentHow a stem is made
View the documentWhat the stem does
View the documentThe buds
close this folderThe leaves
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close this folderHow a leaf is made
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View the documentThe leaf-stalk
View the documentThe veins
View the documentThe shape of leaves
close this folderWhat are leaves for?
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View the documentHow the leaf changes raw sap into elaborated sap
View the documentOrganic matter in the plant
View the documentThe plant breathes.
View the documentThe plant transpires.
close this folderSome practical applications
View the documentThe plant needs air and light
View the documentThe plant needs water
View the documentThe plant needs its leaves

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Published by arrangement with the
Institut africain pour le dloppement nomique et social
B.P. 8008, Abidjan, Cd'Ivoire

FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE WHITED NATIONS
Rome 1976

FAO Economic and Social Development Series No. 3/2

First published 1970
Reprinted 1972
Second edition 1976
Reprinted 1983

P-69
ISBN 92-5-100141-3

© French tion, Institut africain pour le dloppement nomique et social (INADES) 1970
© English edition, FAO 1976