|Other titles||Sorghum bicolor L.|
|Statement||R. Sattell ... [et al.]|
|Series||Oregon cover crops, EM -- 8703., EM (Oregon State University. Extension Service) -- 8703.|
|Contributions||Sattell, Robert., Oregon State University. Extension Service.|
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