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The soil sciences in India: Policy lessons for agricultural innovation


  • Raina, Rajeswari S.
  • Sangar, Sunita
  • Rasheed Sulaiman, V.
  • Hall, Andrew J.


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  • Raina, Rajeswari S. & Sangar, Sunita & Rasheed Sulaiman, V. & Hall, Andrew J., 2006. "The soil sciences in India: Policy lessons for agricultural innovation," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 35(5), pages 691-714, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:respol:v:35:y:2006:i:5:p:691-714

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