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Land resources inventory and land suitability assessment of the Neno-Kirk Range Area (north western part of Mwanza District)

S. J. Nanthambwe

Land resources inventory and land suitability assessment of the Neno-Kirk Range Area (north western part of Mwanza District)

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Published by Malawi Govt., Ministry of Agriculture, Land Husbandry Branch, United Nations Development Programme, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in [Lilongwe] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Malawi,
  • Mwanza District.
    • Subjects:
    • Land capability for agriculture -- Malawi -- Mwanza District.,
    • Land use, Rural -- Malawi -- Mwanza District.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Stephen J. Nanthambwe.
      SeriesField document ;, no. 15
      ContributionsLand Resources Evaluation Project, Malawi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS599.5.M32 M956 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 71 p. :
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1268536M
      LC Control Number94982539

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