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Irrigation -- a blessing or a curse


  • van Schilfgaarde, Jan


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  • van Schilfgaarde, Jan, 1994. "Irrigation -- a blessing or a curse," Agricultural Water Management, Elsevier, vol. 25(3), pages 203-219, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:agiwat:v:25:y:1994:i:3:p:203-219

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