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For a beautiful America, guard against plant pests by United States. Department of Agriculture

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English


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Issued June 1966.

SeriesUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture. PA-725, Program aid (United States. Department of Agriculture) -- 725.
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Open LibraryOL25657850M

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