Annual report 1942-1943
Washington D.C, United States
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Annual report of the Inter-american Institute of Agricultural Sciences. Fiscal Year 1942-1943Informe anual del Instituto Interamericano de Ciencias Agrícolas 1942-1943Informe anual 1944-1943
The formation of an institute of tropical agriculture has been under consideration by the leaders in agriculture in this hemisphere for several decade. It has been discussed from time to tiem as far back as the first Inter-American conference on Agriculture held in Washington in 1930. The movement received considerable ímpetus when Vice President henry Wallace, then Secretary of Agriculture of the United States, presented a paper at the eighth scientific congress held in Washington in 1940 advocating the formation of such an Institute.
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