Knowledge and interest of the farmers in winter irrigation an investigation among fifty farmers in ten villages of Comilla Kotwali Thana by Mannan, M. A.

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Published by Pakistan Academy for Rural Development in Comilla .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Pakistan,
  • Comilla.

Subjects:

  • Community development -- Pakistan -- Comilla,
  • Irrigation farming -- Pakistan -- Comilla

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 19.

Book details

Statement[by] M. A. Mannan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN690.5.C66 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p.
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18314M
LC Control Numbersa 68003703

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