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A method for identifying soil properties influencing crop yield: the example of maize in the Savanna Belt of South-western Nigeria



A method for identifying soil properties influencing crop yield: the example of maize in the Savanna Belt of South-western Nigeria



Geoforum 17(1): 109-118




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DOI: 10.1016/0016-7185(86)90016-3


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