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close this bookBetter Farming Series 06 - The Soil: How to Improve the Soil (FAO - INADES, 1976, 29 p.)
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close this folderPlan of work
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View the documentManure (dung)
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close this folderFertilizers
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close this folderThe chief fertilizers
View the documentNitrogen fertilizers
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close this folderHow to improve the soil for many years
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close this folderIrrigation
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View the documentHow to keep water for irrigation
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close this folderClearing the land and grubbing the trees
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View the documentFarming with animal power
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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 UNITED NATIONS
Rome 1976

FAO Economic and Social Development Series No. 3/6
First published 1970
Reprinted 1972
Second edition 1976
Reprinted 1983

P-69
ISBN 92-5-100145-6

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