Proceedings of Workshop on "Development Support for Small Farmers," Nepal, January 4-14, 1974

by Workshop on Development Support for Small Farmers Janakpur and Kathmandu 1974.

Publisher: Agricultural Development Bank in Kathmandu

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  • Nepal.


  • Agriculture and state -- Nepal.,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Nepal.

Edition Notes

At head of title: Document no. 4A.

Statementheld under the joint auspices of Ministry of Food, Agriculture, and Irrigation, Ministry of Land Reform, and Agricultural Development Bank of Nepal.
ContributionsNepal. Khādya, Kr̥shi tathā Siñcāī Mantrālaya., Nepal. Ministry of Land Reform., Agricultural Development Bank of Nepal.
LC ClassificationsHD2111.N53 W67 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination183, [6] p. :
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4864230M
LC Control Number75903806

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