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International Journal of Agronomy
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 601049, 7 pages
A Review on Recycling of Sunflower Residue for Sustaining Soil Health
1ICAR Research Complex for NEHR, Sikkim Centre, Tadong, Gangtok, East Sikkim 737102, India
2Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012, India
3ICAR Research Complex for NEHR, Tripura Centre, Lembucherra, West Tripura 799210, India
4Central Potato Research Station, Shillong 793009, India
Received 31 July 2013; Revised 10 December 2013; Accepted 10 December 2013; Published 4 February 2014
Academic Editor: Manuel Tejada
Copyright © 2014 Subhash Babu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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