Contributions of the ornamental horticulture and turfgrass industries to the state economy
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Contributions of the ornamental horticulture and turfgrass industries to the state economy South Carolina, 1994

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Published by Clemson University, Public Service Activities in [Clemson, S.C.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ornamental horticulture -- Economic aspects -- South Carolina,
  • Turfgrasses industry -- South Carolina,
  • Landscaping industry -- South Carolina,
  • Horticultural products industry -- South Carolina,
  • Horticultural service industry -- South Carolina,
  • South Carolina -- Economic conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementprepared by P. James Rathwell ... [et al.].
SeriesExtension economic report -- 160., Extension economics report -- 160.
ContributionsRathwell, P. James 1946-, Clemson University. Cooperative Extension Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p. :
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17804259M
OCLC/WorldCa36820707

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