Henry Agard Wallace, the Iowa Corn Yield Tests, and the Adoption of Hybrid Corn
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- N12 - Economic History - - Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Industrial Structure; Growth; Fluctuations - - - U.S.; Canada: 1913-
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