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Anonymous. 1967 Evaluation of agricultural hydrology by monolith lysimeters. Technical Bulletin 1367, USDA 1967a in cooperation with Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center.

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Dastane, N.G., Vamadevan, V.K., & Saraf, C.S. 1966 Review of techniques employed in determination of water requirements of rice in India. Proc. Intern Rice Comm. Meeting, Louisiana.

Dastane, N.G. et al. 1970 Review of work done on water requirements of crops in India. Poona, Navabharat Prakashan.

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1. Irrigation practice and water management, 1971 (E* F* S*)
2. Irrigation canal lining, 1971 (E**** F**** S****)
3. Design criteria for basin irrigation systems, 1971 (E**)
4. Village irrigation programmes - a new approach in water economy, 1971 (E* F*)
5. Automated irrigation, 1971 (E* F* S**)
6. Drainage of heavy soils, 1971 (E* F* S***)
7. Salinity seminar, Baghdad, 1971 (E* F*)
8. Water and the environmente, 1971 (E* F* S*)
9. Drainage materials, 1972 (E* F* S*)
10. Integrated farm water management, 1971 (E* F* S*)
11. Planning methodology seminar, Bucharest, 1972 (E* F*)
12. Farm water management seminar, Manila, 1972 (E*)
13. Water-use seminar, Damascus, 1972 (E* F*) -
14. Trickle irrigation, 1973 (E* F* S*)
15. Drainage machinery, 1973 (E* F*)
16. Drainage of salty soils, 1973 (E* F* S*)
17. Man's influence on the hydrological cycle, 1973 (E* F* S**)
18. Groundwater seminar, Granada, 1973 (E* F* S**)
19. Mathematical models in hydrology, 1973 (E*)
20. Water laws in Moslem countries, Vol. 1, 1973 (E* F* A***)
21. Groundwater models, 1973 (E*)
22. Water for agriculture, 1973 (E** F** S**)
23. Simulation methods in water development, 1974 (E** F** S**)
24. Crop water requirements (revised), 1977 (E* F* S*)
25. Effective rainfall, 1974 (E* F* S*)
26. Small hydraulic structures (Vole. 1 and 2), 1975 (E* F*** S*)
27. Agro-meteorological field stations, 1976 (E* F*** S***)
28. Drainage testing, 1976 (E* F*** S***)
29. Water quality for agriculture, 1976 (E* F* S*)
30. Self-help wells, 1977 (E***)

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