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seed industry in Somalia

Tim K. Ekin

seed industry in Somalia

presentation to a 6 August 1990 meeting of international donors to Somalia

by Tim K. Ekin

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Published by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Mogadishu, Somalia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Somalia.
    • Subjects:
    • Seed industry and trade -- Somalia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementpreparation, Tim K. Ekin.
      ContributionsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9019.S432 S584 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2024977M
      LC Control Number90981667

      The Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (MOA) (Somali: Wasaaradda Beeraha iyo Waraabka) is a ministry responsible for Agriculture in three broad areas of scope for the Ministry are agriculture, food processing and current Minister of Agriculture is Dr. Said Hussein Iid.. Background. During the Siad Barre era this ministry was referred to as the Agency executive: Dr. Said Hussein Iid, Minister of . MAIZE PRODUCTION MANUAL VOLUME I CHAPTERS APRIL Seed Preparation (ii) Planting and Population Density 7. Somalia 80 South Africa Sudan ~3 46 Swaziland 85 90 Tanzania Togo 95 Uganda File Size: 5MB. Book Description. A compendium on physical properties and conditioning requirements of some seed kinds. Little public information exists on the physical properties and conditioning requirements of seed. For many crop seeds, the only information that exists is in companies who produce, clean, and handle seed.


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