Water-Related Technologies for Sustainable Agriculture in U.S. Arid/Semiarid Lands

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A report by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that "assesses existing and emerging water-related technologies for their ability to support long-term productivity of arid/semiarid agricultural plants and animals in the context of institutional factors, water supply/use relationships, and the characteristics of the renewable natural resource base on which agriculture depends" (p. iii).

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vii, 409 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. October 1983.

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A report by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that "assesses existing and emerging water-related technologies for their ability to support long-term productivity of arid/semiarid agricultural plants and animals in the context of institutional factors, water supply/use relationships, and the characteristics of the renewable natural resource base on which agriculture depends" (p. iii).

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vii, 409 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Original is missing pages 44-46, 106-108, 146-148, 178-180, 270-272, 296-298, 349-350, 403-404.

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United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. Water-Related Technologies for Sustainable Agriculture in U.S. Arid/Semiarid Lands, report, October 1983; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39528/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.